There are 5 ways to get from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 3 min

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

$24 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 370 bus, bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 370
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Strood, Canal Road 700|Sapphire

$12 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 370 bus, bus, train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 370 bus from Romford, Western Road to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 370
  2. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Greenhithe, Railway Station X80
  3. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Strood

$13 - $22

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 28.6 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 28.6 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Romford, England and City of Rochester-upon-Medway, England?

You can take a train from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway via Stratford (London), Stratford City Bus Station, Stratford New Town, Stratford International, Stratford International, and Strood in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), and Strood, Canal Road in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Strood
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Strood
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Strood
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $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, Western Road to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Greenhithe, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Romford Station to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Strood, Canal Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Romford and City of Rochester-upon-Medway is 30 km. The road distance is 46 km.

The cheapest way to get from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs £100 - £130.

No, there is no direct bus from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Strood, Canal Road via Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Romford to City of Rochester-upon-Medway, including transfers.