Herne Bay Rail Station to Pokesdown Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

Geting latest travel information...

National Rail

Average journey time: 4 hours 18 mins

Herne Bay Rail Station to Pokesdown Rail Station

Leave at 12:20 and arrive at 16:26
Journey time 04:06
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Southeastern to London Victoria

  • Chestfield & Swalecliffe Rail Station
  • Whitstable Rail Station
  • Faversham Rail Station
  • Sittingbourne Rail Station
  • Rainham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Gillingham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Chatham Rail Station
  • Rochester Rail Station
  • Meopham Rail Station
  • Longfield Rail Station
  • Bromley South Rail Station
  • London Victoria Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

Bus Stop Closed

Change for Southern to Clapham Junction

  • Clapham Junction Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

Bus Stop Closed

Change for South Western Railway to Basingstoke

  • Woking Rail Station
  • Basingstoke Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Cross Country to Bournemouth

  • Winchester Rail Station
  • Southampton Airport Parkway Rail Station
  • Southampton Central Rail Station
  • Bournemouth Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for South Western Railway to Pokesdown

  • Pokesdown Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Herne Bay Rail Station to Pokesdown Rail Station

Leave at 12:44 and arrive at 16:59
Journey time 04:15
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Southeastern to Stratford International

  • Whitstable Rail Station
  • Faversham Rail Station
  • Sittingbourne Rail Station
  • Rainham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Gillingham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Chatham Rail Station
  • Rochester Rail Station
  • Strood Rail Station
  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Stratford International Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Stratford Station

  • Stratford Station

Travel disruption notes

GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

Change for Jubilee line to Waterloo

  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • Southwark Underground Station
  • Waterloo Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

NHS Co-Vid Vaccination Centre at Westfield Stratford City: You must only travel to the NHS vaccination centre, at Westfield Stratford City if you have received an appointment from the NHS. You will not be vaccinated without one and you cannot arrange one at the centre. For the centre, use Stratford station and follow the signs to the Westfield/Olympic Park exit. Outside the station, use the lift or stairs to go up to the first level and follow the signs to the vaccination centre.

GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Stratford and Tottenham Hale. Please use local London Buses services for Lea Bridge.

LONDON OVERGROUND: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Hackney Wick and Stratford. Replacement bus service S operates. In addition, on Good Friday 2 April, the 0548 train from Willesden Junction to Hackney Wick (first train) will start from Camden Road at 0611.

TFL RAIL: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Easter Sunday 4 and Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Stratford / Newbury Park. Replacement buses operate.

GREATER ANGLIA: Good Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 and Easter Monday 5 April, no service between Liverpool Street and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria / Southminster. Use Central line connections between Liverpool Street and Newbury Park. Connecting replacement buses operate between Newbury Park and Ingatestone / Southend Victoria, also between Shenfield and Ingatestone, and between Wickford and Southminster.

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for South Western Railway to Pokesdown

  • Clapham Junction Rail Station
  • Basingstoke Rail Station
  • Winchester Rail Station
  • Southampton Airport Parkway Rail Station
  • Southampton Central Rail Station
  • Brockenhurst Rail Station
  • New Milton Rail Station
  • Christchurch Rail Station
  • Pokesdown Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Herne Bay Rail Station to Pokesdown Rail Station

Leave at 13:20 and arrive at 17:53
Journey time 04:33
You will need to make 5 changes

Start with Southeastern to London Victoria

  • Chestfield & Swalecliffe Rail Station
  • Whitstable Rail Station
  • Faversham Rail Station
  • Sittingbourne Rail Station
  • Rainham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Gillingham (Kent) Rail Station
  • Chatham Rail Station
  • Rochester Rail Station
  • Meopham Rail Station
  • Longfield Rail Station
  • Bromley South Rail Station
  • London Victoria Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

Bus Stop Closed

Change for District line to Westminster

  • St. James's Park Underground Station
  • Westminster Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

CIRCLE LINE: Until further notice, due to staff shortages in our control room there could be short notice alterations to Circle line and parts of the District line services. This will affect weekday and weekend service and at times will mean there is a reduced service, or no service on this line.

Bus Stop Closed

Change for Jubilee line to Waterloo

  • Waterloo Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for South Western Railway to Southampton Central

  • Woking Rail Station
  • Winchester Rail Station
  • Southampton Airport Parkway Rail Station
  • Southampton Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

WATERLOO & CITY LINE: No service until further notice.

Change for South Western Railway to Pokesdown

  • Redbridge (Hants) Rail Station
  • Totton Rail Station
  • Ashurst New Forest Rail Station
  • Beaulieu Road Rail Station
  • Brockenhurst Rail Station
  • Sway Rail Station
  • New Milton Rail Station
  • Hinton Admiral Rail Station
  • Christchurch Rail Station
  • Pokesdown Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: to


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

Fequently asked questions

There are Covid related travel restrictions in place at the moment, and while travel is permitted, people are asked to minimise travel and stay local as much as possible. Face masks are mandatory on public transport.

Information about


Map of Pokesdown Rail Station area and local hotels

Booking.com