Gillingham (Kent) Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Gillingham (Kent) railway station in the town of Gillingham (pronounced with a soft "G": /ˈdʒɪlɨŋəm/), north Kent, is on the Chatham Main Line between Chatham and Rainham stations. Train services are provided by Southeastern. The distance from London Victoria station plated on the footbridge at the western end of the platforms is 35 miles and 67 chains. The station first opened in 1858. It currently has three platforms (two for London bound services and one for coast bound services) and a passenger lift from the station entrance to the lower platforms. The station underwent an extensive facelift between 2010 and 2012. This included a new entrance, better pavements, new roof, improved waiting rooms, and new cycle storage units.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 261964 0
2014 248335 298056
2013 251187 321607
2012 249450 322475
2011 282211 0
2010 233760 0
2009 224338 0
2008 218317 0
2007 215070 0

Location Data

  • UK Parliament Constituency: Gillingham and Rainham
  • Unitary Authority Ward (UTW): Gillingham South
  • Unitary Authority: Medway Council
  • European Region: South East

Recent Crime Figures

Month Total Crime Antisocial BehaviourTheft from PersonBicycle TheftShopliftingRobberyBurglaryOther TheftVehicle CrimeDrugsWeaponsPublic OrderCriminal Damage & ArsonViolent CrimeOther Crime
January 2016 12 10101020001411
December 2015 1 00000000000100
November 2015 10 31000020003100
October 2015 5 10000030000010
September 2015 5 01000010111000
August 2015 1 00000000001000
July 2015 8 00300000002210
June 2015 6 01000010001300
May 2015 6 03001010000100
April 2015 8 00200010003200
March 2015 6 10100010111000
February 2015 2 10000000000010
January 2015 7 20100000121000
December 2014 3 10000000001100
November 2014 6 20000010000120
October 2014 9 40100100001110
September 2014 9 40200000000300
August 2014 7 10200010101010
July 2014 7 00100020001120
June 2014 5 11100020000000
May 2014 2 10000000000010
April 2014 5 10000000001030
March 2014 10 41000010001030
February 2014 2 00000020000000
January 2014 6 00000000014010
December 2013 5 21000100001000
November 2013 9 31011020001000
October 2013 4 01000030000000
September 2013 18 11300010004620
August 2013 10 10400010002020
July 2013 8 10100040001010
June 2013 6 10200010002000
May 2013 2 00001000000010
April 2013 6 10000010100030
March 2013 3 00000020100000
February 2013 1 00000001000000
January 2013 2 20000000000000

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