There are 6 ways to get from Southend Airport Station to Rochester by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Rochester

$34 - $49

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Train, bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station (Chafford Rail) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) X80
  3. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester Community Hub

$26 - $32

4 alternative options

Line 25 bus, line 100 bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 25 bus from Leigh-on-Sea, Kent Elms Corner North (Eastwood School -Eastwood Junior/Kingsdown - Sec) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 25 / ...
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100 / ...

$28

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend Airport Station to Rochester 40.4 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport Station to Rochester 40.4 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  47 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Rochester 40.1 miles

$150 - $220

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport Station to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at Rochester Community Hub via Leigh-on-Sea, Kent Elms Corner North (Eastwood School -Eastwood Junior/Kingsdown - Sec), Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Airport Station to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Rochester via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport Station and Rochester is 15 miles. The road distance is 40.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport Station to Rochester without a car is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Southend Airport Station to Rochester, including transfers.

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Southend Airport Station to Rochester bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Leigh-on-Sea, Kent Elms Corner North (Eastwood School -Eastwood Junior/Kingsdown - Sec) station.

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Southend Airport Station to Rochester train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Airport station.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport Station to Rochester is to train which takes 1 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 25 bus and line 100 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 58 min.

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Southend Airport Station to Rochester bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside).

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Southend Airport Station to Rochester train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Rochester station.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport Station to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 15.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Southend Airport Station, England and Rochester, Medway, England?

You can take a train from Southend Airport Station to Rochester via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Airport Station to Rochester via Leigh-on-Sea, Kent Elms Corner North (Eastwood School -Eastwood Junior/Kingsdown - Sec), Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Rochester
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station (Chafford Rail) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Rochester Community Hub
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Leigh-on-Sea, Kent Elms Corner North (Eastwood School -Eastwood Junior/Kingsdown - Sec) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Southend Airport Station to Rochester
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Rochester
Estimated price
$150 - $220

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport Station to Rochester is 40 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Southend Airport Station to Rochester.

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