There are 5 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rochester
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Sittingbourne

$30 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Sheerness, Railway Station 750 / ...

$24 - $26

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rainham (Kent)
  2. Take the bus from Sittingbourne, Globe and Engine to Sheerness, Railway Station 334 / ...

$25 - $38

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness 45 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness 45 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Sheerness, England?

You can take a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness via Rochester and Sittingbourne in around 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness every 3 hours. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rochester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Rochester to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rochester
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Globe and Engine to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Chalkwell Bus
Phone
+44 1795 423982
Email
coachhire@chalkwell.co.uk
Website
chalkwell.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
chalkwell.co.uk
Travelmasters
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Railway Station (Rail Replacement Stop) to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness?

The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Sheerness is 48 km. The road distance is 72 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness?

The cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness?

The quickest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £150 - £190.

Is there a direct train between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Sheerness?

No, there is no direct train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal and arriving at Sheerness-on-Sea via Rochester and Sittingbourne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness?

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Sheerness, including transfers.