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Buses to Chatham Maritime
Several bus companies operate services to Chatham Maritime,
providing access to:
All services travelling to Chatham Maritime depart from
Platform B11 at Chatham
Waterfront bus station.
Information on journey planning is also available at Traveline's
plan a journey page.
- The 100 service
runs approximately hourly during the day from Monday to Friday
from St Mary's Island to Chatham rail station. There are extra
services during morning and evening peaks.
- The 116
service offers a 30-minute frequency on the route to and from
Chatham Maritime, and goes via Mid Kent College, and through the
University campus. The route continues through Gillingham, Twydall,
Rainham, Wigmore/Parkwood, and Hempstead Valley. Early morning and
late afternoon 116 run to Hempstead Post Office. Two journeys a day
go to Darland.
- The 151 service runs in the evening
from St Mary's Island to Chatham town centre, through to
Rochester, Strood, Medway Valley Park, Cuxton, and Halling.
- The 190/191
services offer a 10-minute frequency on the route to and from
Chatham Maritime to Chatham Waterfront Bus Station, and Chatham
Rail Station. 191 journeys (every 20 mins from approx 8.30 to 6pm)
Monday to Friday extend to The Strand, and Liberty Quays. The
route continues through Chatham town centre to Rochester and
Strood. The 190 extends through to Gravesend, and the 191 to the
Hoo Peninsula and Grain. On Sundays the 190 extends to
Riverside Country Park during the day. During term time the
191 will run through the University Campus Monday to Friday and
term time Saturdays.
Please download the Arriva Medway Network
Map September 2016 (727KB pdf file)
Discounts for Universities at Medway students and staff
Students and staff at the Universities at Medway can buy season
tickets for bus travel in Arriva's South East zone. Students can get unlimited
travel in the South East for just £25 for four weeks, £65 for ten
weeks, and £140 for an academic year. A 10 journey ticket is
available for £10.
Tickets are available ONLY to students and staff attending the
Medway Campuses of the University of Greenwich, University of Kent,
and Canterbury Christ Church University. The ticket must be
purchased online and with the promotional code available from UMSA
at Universities at Medway.
This promotion is supported by the Universities at Medway.
Please see more information regarding this discount on Arriva's
Please view the Arriva
map showing all the bus services which serve the University
The 170 service runs
hourly on the route to and from Chatham Maritime Monday
to Saturday. The route continues to Medway Gate via Medway City
- The 175
service offers an hourly service Monday to Friday on the route
to and from Chatham Maritime. The route continues to Strood via
Medway City Estate.
- The 185 service
runs an hourly service between Chatham Waterfront Bus Station, and
the ASDA at Gillingham Pier hourly Monday to Friday between
0952 to 1352. It leaves Chatham Waterfront from Stand B11.
Get a full list of all Medway's bus services.
Connected Kent and Medway Smartcard
The Connected Kent and Medway Smartcard is a new way to pay for
travel on buses instead of cash. It can be used on the
following operators only:-
- ASD Coaches
- County Connect
- Farleigh Coaches
- Go Coach
Please note that it cannot be used on Arriva services.
For more information on the scheme please visit our Connected
Kent and Medway page or visit the Connected website.
Bus times to your mobile phone
Traveline now provides information about bus services as a text
message to your mobile phone. Simply text 84268* with
the unique code shown on the bus stop flag, and details on the next
scheduled services will be sent to the phone. Download
times to mobile poster (pdf 479KB) for
* texts cost 25 pence plus operators' standard rate.