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Built in 1884, Charing train station offers Southeastern train services. It plays a key part in connecting Charing residents to city centres via its daily services, which run directly to London Victoria and Ashford International. There is at least one service heading towards each of these destinations every hour. Direct trains from Charing to Ashford take just 12 minutes, and trains from Charing to London Victoria take an hour and 20 minutes.


The station is located right near the high street of Charing, and is close to all the local amenities such as the post office and the library. The beautiful St Peter & St Paul Church is also within walking distance, located close by in the quiet little village of Charing. Station facilities include ticket office staff during peak times and self service ticket machines. Step free access is currently limited to platform 2 only, and there are toilets, pay phones, and a customer help point available.

Station details & facilities

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Departures and arrivals from Charing (Kent)

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Charing (Kent) station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London VictoriaSoutheastern12:04On time
to Ashford InternationalSoutheastern12:22On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern13:04On time
to Ashford InternationalSoutheastern13:22On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern14:04On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Ashford InternationalSoutheastern12:04On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern12:22On time
from Ashford InternationalSoutheastern13:04On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern13:22On time
from Ashford InternationalSoutheastern14:04On time
† Average savings on advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.

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