There are 5 ways to get from Sheerness to Chatham 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  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Sheerness-on-Sea to Chatham

$11 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheerness, Aldi to Gillingham, Montgomery Road (Canterbury Street) 326|Glider

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Train via Sittingbourne  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Sheerness-on-Sea to Sittingbourne
  2. Take the train from Sittingbourne to Chatham

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheerness to Chatham 20.7 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Sheerness to Chatham 20.7 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sheerness to Chatham is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 21 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sheerness to Chatham is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 26 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheerness, Aldi and arriving at Gillingham, Montgomery Road (Canterbury Street). Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sheerness-on-Sea and arriving at Chatham. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

More details

The distance between Sheerness and Chatham is 11 miles. The road distance is 20.7 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Sheerness to Chatham without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs £8 - £13.

More details

The train from Sheerness-on-Sea to Chatham takes 31 min including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

Sheerness to Chatham bus services, operated by Chalkwell Bus, depart from Sheerness, Aldi station.

More details

Sheerness to Chatham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Sheerness-on-Sea station.

More details

The best way to get from Sheerness to Chatham is to train which takes 31 min and costs £8 - £13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 21 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Sheerness to Chatham.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Sheerness to Chatham once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, Chalkwell Bus operates a bus from Sheerness to Chatham twice daily. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheerness-on-Sea to Chatham
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Sheerness-on-Sea to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Sittingbourne to Chatham
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Chalkwell Bus
Phone
+44 1795 423982
Email
coachhire@chalkwell.co.uk
Website
chalkwell.co.uk
Bus from Sheerness, Aldi to Gillingham, Montgomery Road (Canterbury Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
chalkwell.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sheerness to Chatham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.