There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Rainham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Southeastern  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Rainham (Kent)

$23 - $33

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Bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Embankment to Rainham, Roberts Road 715 / ...

$15

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Rainham (Kent)

$19 - $31

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Rainham 40 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Rainham 40 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Rainham is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Rainham is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Embankment and arriving at Rainham, Roberts Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Rainham is 33 miles. The road distance is 40 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Rainham without a car is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £17 - £26.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Waterloo Station to Rainham, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Rainham bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Embankment station.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Rainham is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £17 - £26. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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Waterloo Station to Rainham bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Rainham, Roberts Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Rainham is 40 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Rainham.

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  • Distance: 32.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Rainham, Medway, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Waterloo Station to Rainham hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Rainham hourly. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from London Bridge to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Embankment to Rainham, Roberts Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Rainham
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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