Tilbury Fort is a fascinating building. Tilbury Fort on the Thames estuary has protected London’s seaward approach from the 16th century through to the Second World War.


It's simple to reach Tilbury Fort, in Gravesend, by train. Simply hop on a train to Gravesend station and then it's not very far - but it is a 27 minute walk away.


For more visitor info including opening times, visit Tilbury Fort’s website.

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Departures and arrivals from Gravesend

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Rainham (Kent)Thameslink17:482On time
to London Charing CrossSoutheastern17:49On time
to Maidstone WestSoutheastern17:522On time
to West Hampstead ThameslinkThameslink17:581On time
to London Cannon StreetSoutheastern18:04On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern17:512On time
from London Cannon StreetSoutheastern17:54On time
from Rainham (Kent)Thameslink17:571On time
from London Charing CrossSoutheastern18:07On time
from FavershamSoutheastern18:111On time

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