Getting to the Medway Campus by public transport
The Universities at Medway Campus is a 10 minute bus journey from Chatham train station.
From London Victoria, Cannon Street and Charing Cross stations there are frequent services to Medway. The journey takes between 45 minutes and one hour. Rochester, Strood, Chatham, Gillingham and Rainham stations all serve the Medway area.
For up-to-date details telephone 08457 484950 or visit the National Rail website. Visit the South Eastern Trains website for train timetables and fares in the South East.
If you are travelling from a London station it is possible to buy a combined train and bus ticket at a discounted price, these are available from the station when you purchase your train tickets.
From the South and East there are regular trains to Medway from Maidstone, Dover, Canterbury and Thanet.
Students aged 25 and under and all full-time students are eligible to apply for a Young Persons Railcard which gives a third off most rail travel.
Medway is within easy distance of Heathrow (75 miles), Gatwick (43 miles) and London City Airport (24 miles).
If you are arriving in Folkestone or Dover ports, take the M20 and leave at junction six taking the A229 to Chatham / Rochester. Alternatively you can use the A2/M2 as shown in map of Kent.
Getting to the Medway Campus by car
From the North, South and West.
Medway can be reached by motorway. From the M25 take the A2/M2 Southbound. Junctions one to four of the M2 take you into Medway. Junction one and two for Strood or Rochester, junction three for Medway and junction four for Gillingham.
You can also come via the M25/M26 and M20, leaving at junction four and taking the A228 to Rochester or junction six taking the A229 to Medway/Rochester.
From the East
The Channel ports or the Channel Tunnel - take the M20 and leave at junction six taking the A229 to Medway/Rochester. Alternatively you can use the A2/M2 as shown in map of Kent.
Please note the Medway campus is for permit holders only and everyone (including interview applicants) are advised to park at the Historic Dockyard, a short walk away from the campus. We do not recommend parking at the Dockside shopping centre, as this may incur a fine.