There are 4 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to Orpington
  2. Take the train from Bromley South to Chatham

$31 - $48

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Line 7 bus, bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Mill Street (Palace Avenue) 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham, Westmount Avenue 101|Sapphire

$12

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Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham 25.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and arriving at Chatham, Westmount Avenue via Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells and arriving at Chatham via Orpington and Bromley South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Chatham is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham without a car is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £23 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham, including transfers.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial station.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Tunbridge Wells station.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £23 - £40. Alternatively, you can line 7 bus and bus, which costs £10 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham.
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  • Distance: 20.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and Chatham, England?

You can take a train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham via Orpington and Bromley South in around 1 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham via Maidstone, Mill Street (Palace Avenue) and Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tunbridge Wells to Orpington
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Train from Bromley South to Chatham
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Mill Street (Palace Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham, Westmount Avenue
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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Taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham, Westmount Avenue station.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Chatham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham is 25 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Chatham.

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