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There are 5 ways to get from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Rainham (Kent)

$31 - $44

Cheapest option

Train via Woolwich Arsenal  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Southend East to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rainham (Kent)

$28 - $39

3 alternative options

Line 100 bus, bus, line 132 bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Waterfront Bus Station
  3. Take the line 132 bus from Waterfront Bus Station to Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre 132 / ...

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) 49 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) 49 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Southend East Station and Gillingham (Station) is 15 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £24 - £35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) is to train which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £24 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 100 bus and bus and line 132 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 34 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) is 49 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station).

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There are 332+ hotels available in Gillingham (Station). Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station).
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, Stratford International, Rainham (Kent), and Rainham, The White Horse in around 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station) via Basildon, Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station, Lakeside, Bus Station, Bluewater, Bus Station, and Waterfront Bus Station in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend East to West Ham
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Waterfront Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Waterfront Bus Station to Hempstead Valley Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Southend East Station to Gillingham (Station)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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

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