Duration 1h 10m
Distance 56 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Charing Cross and Ashford takes 1h 10m and the fastest train takes 40 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Charing Cross to Ashford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via St Pancras International

  1. St Pancras International
  2. Ashford
1h 5m
£28 - £52

Charing Cross to Ashford train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Charing Cross and Ashford. The earliest departure is at 20:04 in the evening, and the last departure from Charing Cross is at 23:28 which arrives into Ashford at 00:14. All services require a transfer at King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station and take an average of 1h 10m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Charing Cross and arriving at Ashford International. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between Charing Cross and Ashford is 50 miles. The road distance is 56 miles.

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Charing Cross to Ashford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Charing Cross station.

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Charing Cross to Ashford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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What companies run services between Charing Cross and Ashford?

Southeastern operates a train from St Pancras International to Ashford International every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £26 - £50 and the journey takes 38 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£26 - £50

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