There are 4 ways to get from Strood to Gillingham by bus, train, taxi or foot

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Bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Chatham, Fire Station 140 / ...

£2 - £3

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  21 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue to Rochester, station 141 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Gillingham (Kent)

£3 - £13

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Strood to Gillingham 4.6 miles

£12 - £15

Walk  •  1h 20m

  1. Walk from Strood to Gillingham 4.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Strood to Gillingham is to bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strood to Gillingham is to taxi which costs £12 - £15 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom and arriving at Chatham, Fire Station station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Strood and Gillingham is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Strood to Gillingham without a car is to bus which takes 13 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Chatham, Fire Station takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Strood to Gillingham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom station.

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Strood to Gillingham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham, Fire Station.

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There are 521+ hotels available in Gillingham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Strood to Gillingham.
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  • Distance: 3.1 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Strood, England and Gillingham, England?

Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Chatham, Fire Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £2 - £3 and the journey takes 13 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£2 - £3
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Bus from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue to Rochester, station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
Arriva Kent & Surrey
ASD Coaches
Phone
01634 726 412
Email
info@asdtransport.com
Website
asdtransport.com
Bus from Strood, Hawthorn Road to Chatham Maritime, St George's Centre
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ASD Coaches
Nu-Venture
Phone
(01622) 882288
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Strood, Hawthorn Road to Chatham Maritime, St George's Centre
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Nu-Venture
Other operators
Taxi from Strood to Gillingham
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Vokes Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 222 222
Website
vokestaximedway.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575 656
ABC Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840 840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Club Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 305080
Website
clubtaxisgillingham.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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