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Parking and transport
New pay and display charges
Pay and display parking charges will increase in
Medway from 3 April 2017. Find out what the
new charges are.
Services 145 & 142 - Being diverted due to road closure in
Due to a building collapse in Delce Road which has lead to a
complete closure of the road, buses 142, and 145 are currently
Nu-Venture service 142 is being
diverted via City Way, to St Williams Way, then to normal
route at Fairlead Road. A temporary bus stop will be set up at the
junction of Fairlead Road and St Williams Way.
Arriva service 145 is being diverted via
City Way, Onslow Road to Delce Road then back on normal route.
These diversions are to take place until further notice.
March 27- Changes to Nu-Venture 185 service
From Monday 27 March there will be changes to the 185 service.
There will be amendments to times of the service running between
Chatham Waterfront and Pattens Lane and Davis Estate.
Also from March 27 the 185 will no longer be running between
Chatham Waterfront Bus Station and Asda at Gillingham Pier due to
lack of usage.
During Monday to Friday daytimes the 185 service is operated
commercially by Nu-Venture. It is supported by Medway Council in
the early morning and evenings, and all day Saturday.
The new 185 timetable from March 27
can be downloaded.
Forthcoming works Chatham Bus Station
Improvement works to upgrade the current crossing points at
Chatham Waterfront Bus Station will start on 20 February
2017 (off peak between 7pm - 5am). The works will take
approximately 3 weeks to complete. For the protection of the
public and the workforce there will be some road closures and
a diversion route in place.
There will temporary closures of:
- Waterfront Way at the junction with Globe Lane/Medway
- Medway Street at the junction with Globe Lane/Waterfront
The roads will not be closed at the same time, and a signed
diversion will be in place whenever there are road closures. Please
note that buses may operate from different stands while works are
Chatham Waterfront Bus Station is open whenever buses are
running, but some routes will have a more limited service on
bank holidays (GOV.UK).
Contact the bus operator in the first instance.
Please download Arriva Easter
Bus Timetable leaflet (2,678KB pdf file)
Connected Kent and Medway Smartcard
The Connected Kent and Medway Smartcard is a new way to pay for
travel on certain operators' buses instead of
cash. Find out more and apply
for a card.
Find out about
the new Discovery Bus Ticket which will give you and your
family unlimited bus travel across Medway, Kent and
the South of England.