Strood Rail Station to Balcombe Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 1 hour 56 mins

Strood Rail Station to Balcombe Rail Station

Leave at 06:01 and arrive at 07:55
Journey time 01:54
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Southeastern to London St Pancras International

  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Stratford International Rail Station
  • London St Pancras International Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Thameslink to Balcombe

  • Farringdon Rail Station
  • London Blackfriars Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station
  • East Croydon Rail Station
  • Gatwick Airport Rail Station
  • Three Bridges Rail Station
  • Balcombe Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Strood Rail Station to Balcombe Rail Station

Leave at 06:31 and arrive at 08:25
Journey time 01:54
You will need to make 2 changes

Start with Southeastern to London St Pancras International

  • Gravesend Rail Station
  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Stratford International Rail Station
  • London St Pancras International Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Thameslink to Balcombe

  • Farringdon Rail Station
  • London Blackfriars Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station
  • East Croydon Rail Station
  • Gatwick Airport Rail Station
  • Three Bridges Rail Station
  • Balcombe Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Strood Rail Station to Balcombe Rail Station

Leave at 06:55 and arrive at 08:55
Journey time 02:00
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with Thameslink to Rochester

  • Rochester Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southeastern to Bromley South

  • Meopham Rail Station
  • Longfield Rail Station
  • Bromley South Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for 119 bus to East Croydon Station

  • St Mark's Church
  • Cameron Road
  • Hayes Road / Hayes Lane
  • Hayes Lane / Norman Park
  • Club Gardens Road
  • Hayes / George Lane
  • Hayes Library
  • Hayes / Station Approach
  • Hayes Station
  • Holland Way
  • Tiepigs Lane
  • Addington Road / Glebe Way
  • Layhams Road
  • Courtfield Rise
  • West Wickham Playing Fields
  • Wickham Court Road
  • High Street / Wickham Court Road
  • Sherwood Way
  • High Street / Manor Road
  • West Wickham and Shirley Baptist Church
  • Bethlem Royal Hospital
  • Langland Gardens
  • Cheston Avenue
  • Shirley Library
  • Shirley Oaks Road
  • Upper Shirley Road
  • Trinity School
  • Birch Tree Way
  • Mapledale Avenue
  • Ashburton Road
  • Sandilands Tram Stop
  • Canning Road
  • Lebanon Road Tram Stop
  • East Croydon Station

Travel disruption notes

EAST STREET, BR2: From Monday 27 September until Friday 22 October, Routes 61, 119, 138, 146, 246, 269, 352, 367 and N3 are on diversion due to Thames Water sewer repair works. Buses towards Bromley North will not serve stops between Bromley Town Hall (Q) and West Street (M).

Change for Thameslink to Balcombe

  • Gatwick Airport Rail Station
  • Three Bridges Rail Station
  • Balcombe Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Balcombe Rail Station to Strood Rail Station


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

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