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There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Chatham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Romford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Chatham

$24 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 370 bus, train  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 370
  2. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Chatham

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Line 370 bus, bus  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 370
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station 700 - Sapphire

Taxi  •  39m

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to Chatham 30.7 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  39m

  1. Drive from Romford to Chatham 30.7 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Chatham is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Chatham is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Chatham station. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Chatham, Fire Station via Lakeside, Bus Station and Bluewater, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 58m.

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The distance between Romford and Chatham is 20 miles. The road distance is 30.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Chatham without a car is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £18 - £26.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Romford to Chatham, including transfers.

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Romford to Chatham bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Romford Station.

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The best way to get from Romford to Chatham is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £18 - £26. Alternatively, you can line 370 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2h 58m.

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Romford to Chatham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham, Fire Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Chatham is 31 miles. It takes approximately 39m to drive from Romford to Chatham.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Chatham.
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  • Distance: 20.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between Romford, England and Chatham, England?

You can take a train from Romford to Chatham via Stratford (London), Stratford City Bus Station, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, and Stratford International in around 1h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Romford to Chatham via Lakeside, Bus Station and Bluewater, Bus Station in around 2h 58m.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Chatham
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Chatham
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to Chatham
Ave. Duration
39m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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