It's simple to reach Rochester Castle by train. Simply hop on a train to Rochester station and then it's just a short 5-minute walk to the attraction. Rochester Castle is full of wonders for all to enjoy – you'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and with so much to look at, it's suitable for all ages. For more information about opening times, visit Rochester Castle's website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 06:10:00 until 19:30:00
  • Saturday open from 06:45:00 until 13:25:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at specific times. Please check at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property phone number0345 322 7021
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
ShopsAvailable
Shops notenewspapers
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee shop
ATMAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
This station has step free access to all platforms - Step free access to booking hall from front of station. Step free access via lift in the subway to platform 1 for services towards London. Step free access to platform 2/3 for services away from London via lift from the subway. Stepped access to all platforms via staircases from subway.
ToiletsAvailable
Toilets notesBooking Hall- Available during staffing hours
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
*Helpline closed on Christmas Day Assistance/Help available from station staff from First to Last trains.
Customer Service notes
This station has Secure station accreditation - For more information contact 0345 322 7021
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces19
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
front of station
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Rochester station is served by a taxi rank or a cab office. Check availability before travelling, and pre-book if necessary. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Rochester

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Rochester station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London VictoriaSoutheastern13:381On time
to Gillingham (Kent)Southeastern13:402On time
to LutonThameslink13:421On time
to Dover PriorySoutheastern13:532On time
to Rainham (Kent)Thameslink13:582On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Dover PriorySoutheastern13:371On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern13:392On time
from Rainham (Kent)Thameslink13:411On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern13:532On time
from LutonThameslink13:582On time

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