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There are 4 ways to get from South Benfleet to Sheerness by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Sittingbourne

$39 - $56

3 alternative options

Line 22 bus, line 100 bus, bus, train  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 22
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Greenhithe, station X80
  4. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Rainham (Kent)
  5. Take the bus from Sittingbourne, station to Sheerness, station 334 / ...

Taxi  •  59m

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Sheerness 54.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  59m

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Sheerness 54.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from South Benfleet to Sheerness is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 59m.

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The quickest way to get from South Benfleet to Sheerness is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from South Benfleet to Sheerness. However, there are services departing from Benfleet and arriving at Sheerness-on-Sea via West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International and Sittingbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Sheerness is 12 miles. The road distance is 54.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Sheerness without a car is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs £29 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 27m to get from South Benfleet to Sheerness, including transfers.

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South Benfleet to Sheerness train services, operated by c2c, depart from Benfleet station.

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South Benfleet to Sheerness train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Sittingbourne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Sheerness is 55 miles. It takes approximately 59m to drive from South Benfleet to Sheerness.

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There are 317+ hotels available in Sheerness. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Sheerness.
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  • Distance: 11.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 27m

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Sheerness, England?

You can take a train from South Benfleet to Sheerness via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, Stratford International, and Sittingbourne in around 2h 27m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to West Ham
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Greenhithe, station
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, station to Sheerness, station
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Travelmasters
Phone
01795 660066
Email
sales.travel@btconnect.com
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Sittingbourne, station to Sheerness, station
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
traveline.info
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Sheerness
Ave. Duration
59m
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.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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