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.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 05:45:00 until 20:00:00
  • Saturday open from 05:45:00 until 20:00:00
  • Sunday open from 06:45:00 until 20:00:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
ShopsAvailable
Shops notenewspapers
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesUnavailable
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Coffee shop platform 0, confectionary machines on platform 0 & 2
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
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This station has step free access to all platforms - Direct step free access to Platform 0 for services towards London via the main entrance on Rathmore Road. Direct step free access to Platform 2 for services away from London via the side entrance on Clive Road. Direct step free access to Platform 1 from Platform 0. All platforms and interchange via lifts or steps from the station overbridge.
ToiletsAvailable
Toilets notesPlatform 0 & 2- 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
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorSaba Park Solutions UK Limited
Car parking spaces94
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces280
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
both sides of station
Cycle storage notesThere are lockers 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

Gravesend 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 Gravesend

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Gravesend station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Rainham (Kent)Thameslink13:202Late
to London St Pancras InternationalSoutheastern13:421On time
to LutonThameslink13:431Late
to London Charing CrossSoutheastern13:48On time
to RamsgateSoutheastern13:482On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from LutonThameslink13:202Late
from London Charing CrossSoutheastern13:24Late
from Rainham (Kent)Thameslink13:421Late
from RamsgateSoutheastern13:421On time
from LutonThameslink13:512Late

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