Getting to Chatham
Chatham is easily accessible via regular train services departing from and arriving at London Victoria (1 hour) and London Charing Cross (1 hour), and from St Pancras International (40 mins) via the new HS1 Highspeed Service.
Go to www.nationalrail.co.uk for rail information. For a full Southeastern Rail Network Map click here
If you are using Sat. Nav., insert the postcode ME4 4TY and look for the brown tourist signs to find the visitor car park and entrance to The Historic Dockyard Chatham, insert ME4 4HF for Sun Pier House, and ME4 4UB for Fort Amherst.
From Junction 3 of the M2 and Junction 6 of the M20: Follow the signs to Chatham, A229, then A230 and A231 and the brown tourist signs to the Visitor Entrance and car park at the north end of the site.
- London Heathrow; London Underground to London Victoria railway station (50 mins), train to Chatham (55 mins). London Underground - National Rail Enquiries -Southeastern Trains
- London Gatwick; Gatwick Express to London Victoria (30 mins four times each hour), train to Chatham (55 mins). Gatwick Express - National Rail Enquiries -Southeastern Trains
- London Stansted; Train to Tottenham Hale station (30mins), London Underground to London Victoria (25 mins), train to Chatham (55 mins) National Rail Enquiries -One Railway - Southeastern Trains
- London Luton; Train to London St Pancras railway station (35 mins), London Underground to London Victoria (20 mins), train to Chatham (55 mins). National Rail Enquiries - Thameslink Trains - Southeastern Trains
Once in Chatham/Rochester
We recommend that where possible you take in TÖNE on foot. A suggested route around the works is marked on the programme. The walk from Rochester or Chatham TrainStation or from Chatham town centre, to POP, 64-66 HIgh Street or Sun Pier takes just a few minutes. Sun Pier to The Historic Dockyard, either along Gun Wharf or past Fort Amherst takes around 20 minutes. The Historic Dockyard to LV21 is around 30 minutes.
There are taxi ranks outside both stations, and severeal private hire taxi companies, eg. Vokes 01634 222222, ABC 01634 840840
A bus interchange can be found at Chatham Train Station and Bus Stop B is marked for buses to The Historic Dockyard and Chatham Maritime.
The Historic Dockyard, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TE
Sun Pier House, Sun Pier, Medway Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4HF
POP, 64-66 High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4DS
Fort Amherst, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4UB
Gun Wharf, Gun Wharf Dock Rd, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR
LV21, Gillingham Pier, Pier Approach Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1RX