Chatham (England)

The River Medway from Chatham

Chatham is a town on the River Medway in the north of the English county of Kent, UK. Together with its neighbouring towns of Rochester and Gillingham it forms a large urban area known as the Medway Towns.

Get in

By car

By train

Chatham Station is located south of the Town Centre shopping area. Trains are operated by SouthEastern, 08457 484950.

Fast trains operate to/from London Victoria (typical journey time 45 - 60 minutes) and slower stopping trains to/from London Charing Cross/Waterloo/London Bridge via Dartford (typical journey time 60 - 65 minutes). Trains to/from Ramsgate & Dover Priory also serve Chatham.

High Speed 1 trains from London St Pancras and Faversham serve Chatham. For local journeys these trains are more expensive than the other routes.

Get around

Local buses are operated by Arriva Medway Towns and Nu-Venture


Chatham Historic Dockyard


Kingswear Castle Paddle Steamer





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