There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Gillingham (Station) by train, bus 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  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Rainham (Kent)

$52 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant) 007 / ...

$17 - $25

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the bus from Embankment to Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre 719 / ...

$42 - $55

Train, bus, line 7 bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton
  2. Take the bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Mill Street (Palace Avenue) 7 / ...

$59 - $87

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Gillingham (Station) 117.1 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Gillingham (Station) is to bus which costs £13 - £19 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Gillingham (Station) is to drive which takes 1 h 57 min and costs £19 - £28.

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The distance between Southampton and Gillingham (Station) is 146 km. The road distance is 187 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Southampton to Gillingham (Station), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton to Gillingham (Station). However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Southampton, England and Gillingham (Station), Medway, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Gillingham (Station) via Clapham Junction, London Victoria, Rainham (Kent), and Rainham, The White Horse (The Cricketers PH) in around 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Gillingham (Station) via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre (Restaurant)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
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 16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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