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There are 5 ways to get from Sidcup to Gillingham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Sidcup to Dartford
  2. Take the train from Dartford to Gillingham (Kent)

£11 - £23

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Line 492 bus, train  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the line 492 bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Dartford, Home Gardens 492
  2. Take the train from Dartford to Gillingham (Kent)

£10 - £12

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to St Mary Cray R11 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Mary Cray to Rochester

£10 - £22

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sidcup to Gillingham 24.4 miles

£60 - £75

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Sidcup to Gillingham 24.4 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Sidcup to Gillingham is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sidcup to Gillingham is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sidcup to Gillingham. However, there are services departing from Sidcup and arriving at Gillingham (Kent) via Dartford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between Sidcup and Gillingham is 19 miles. The road distance is 24.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Sidcup to Gillingham without a car is to train which takes 1h 9m and costs £11 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Sidcup to Gillingham, including transfers.

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Sidcup to Gillingham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Sidcup station.

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Sidcup to Gillingham train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gillingham (Kent) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sidcup to Gillingham is 24 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Sidcup to Gillingham.

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  • Distance: 19.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between Sidcup, England and Gillingham, England?

You can take a train from Sidcup to Gillingham via Dartford in around 1h 9m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sidcup to Dartford
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£3 - £5
1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from St Mary Cray to Rochester
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£9 - £13
1st Class
£14 - £21
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Dartford to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£8 - £11
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 Sidcup High St Police Station to St Mary Cray
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Sidcup High St Police Station to Dartford, Home Gardens
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
Taxi from Sidcup to Gillingham
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Cannon Cars
Phone
+44 20 8777 8888
Website
cannoncars.co.uk
Bromley South Cars Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8464 4441
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Greenwich Mini Cabs
Phone
+44 20 3137 7661
Website
greenwichminicabs.com
Greenwich Cabs
Phone
+44 20 8470 3000
Website
greenwichcabs.co.uk
Greenwich Black Cabs
Phone
+44 7464 949 740
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290

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