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There are 5 ways to get from Rochester to Leatherhead by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Leatherhead

£23 - £49

Cheapest option

Train, line 119 bus, line 166 bus  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Bromley South
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bromley, St Mark's Church to Croydon, Park Street 119
  3. Take the line 166 bus from Croydon, Park Street to Epsom, High Street 166

£14 - £31

3 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the subway from Blackfriars station to Wimbledon station District

£22 - £32

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochester to Leatherhead 46.9 miles

£150 - £180

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Leatherhead 46.9 miles

£7 - £11

Rochester to Leatherhead by train

The train journey time between Rochester and Leatherhead is around 1h 43m and covers a distance of around 54 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 34m. Services are operated by South Eastern Trains Service and Southern Service. Typically 178 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 43m
Fastest train time:
1h 34m
Trains per week:
178
Cheapest price:
£23
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:08
Last train departs at:
23:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rochester to Leatherhead train schedules

Trains departing Monday, June 21, 2021

Rochester → Leatherhead
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Leatherhead is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Leatherhead is to taxi which costs £150 - £180 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rochester to Leatherhead. However, there are services departing from Rochester and arriving at Leatherhead via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Rochester and Leatherhead is 37 miles. The road distance is 46.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Leatherhead without a car is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs £23 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Rochester to Leatherhead, including transfers.

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Rochester to Leatherhead train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Rochester station.

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Rochester to Leatherhead train services, operated by Southern Service, arrive at Leatherhead station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Leatherhead is 47 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Rochester to Leatherhead.

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There are 1317+ hotels available in Leatherhead. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 37 miles
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between Rochester, Medway, England and Leatherhead, England?

You can take a train from Rochester to Leatherhead via London Victoria in around 2h 17m.

Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochester to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £35
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£16 - £23
1st Class
£22 - £35
Train from Rochester to Bromley South
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £24
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£10 - £15
1st Class
£16 - £24
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Blackfriars station to Wimbledon station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley, St Mark's Church to Croydon, Park Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Croydon, Park Street to Epsom, High Street
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Rochester to Leatherhead
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
£150 - £180
Vokes Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 222 222
Website
vokestaximedway.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575 656
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840 840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Club Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 305080
Website
clubtaxisgillingham.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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