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There are 3 ways to get from South Benfleet to Whitstable by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Greenhithe, station X80
  3. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Rainham (Kent)
  4. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Whitstable

Cheapest option

Train  •  3h 16m

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

$62 - $91

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Whitstable 62.4 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from South Benfleet to Whitstable is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from South Benfleet to Whitstable is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from South Benfleet to Whitstable. However, there are services departing from Benfleet and arriving at Whitstable via West Ham DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 16m.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Whitstable is 24 miles. The road distance is 62.4 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Whitstable without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 59m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 59m to get from South Benfleet to Whitstable, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Whitstable is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from South Benfleet to Whitstable.

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There are 418+ hotels available in Whitstable. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Whitstable.
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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 59m

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

You can take a train from South Benfleet to Whitstable via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 3h 16m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Whitstable
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Train from Stratford International to Whitstable
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Greenhithe, station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com

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