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Trains to Chilham

Chilham train station was opened in the mid-19th century by the then South Eastern Railway and has long served the small Kent communities of BaghamShottenden and the interestingly named Old Wives Lees with transport into the larger towns and cities. Fast forward to today, and the station and the trains that pass by are run and maintained by SoutheasternIt’s a commuter town with regular direct train services from its 2 platforms to nearby Canterbury in 10 minutes departing twice every hour throughout the day and Ashford in just 15 minutes. Getting in London for the day is a breeze with direct train service departing every hour throughout the day and taking just 1 hour 53 minutes to central London Victoria.  

When you step off in Chilham, you’ll find yourself on the edge of the rolling hills and valleys of the Kent Downs, an ideal place for hiking and horse riding. Before you head out into the national park, don’t miss a visit to one of the open days at the stately early 17th-century Chilham Castle and its grounds, cast your line in at the local carp fishery or have a drop of Kentish cider at the Badgers Hill Farm & Cidery. 

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Chilham station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Chilham. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Chilham station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine : False
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    Sunday Closed
    Saturday Closed
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Left Luggage available : False
  • Lost Property available :


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones : False
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Customer help points :
  • Nearest station with more facilities : The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Chilham are:
    • Canterbury
    • Chartham


  • CCTV :



  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Station Car Park
  • Carpark operator : Southeastern
  • Car parking spaces : 6

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available : False
  • Cycle storage spaces : 0
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV : False


  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes : Down platform only, Up is via footbridge.
  • Ramps for train access : False
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    Accessible taxis are not available

Trains to Chilham


Ashford Road, CANTERBURY, Kent, CT4 8EG
Ticket Office Hours
DayOpening Hours
Sunday Closed
Saturday Closed