Duration 6h 26m
Distance 227 miles
Average price £174
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Maidstone and Paignton takes 6h 26m and the fastest train takes 5h 38m. There is a train service every few hours from Maidstone to Paignton. 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 Exeter

  1. Maidstone East
  2. Clapham Junction
  3. Exeter St Davids
  4. Paignton
6h 43m
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£103 - £230

Maidstone to Paignton train times

Trains run hourly between Maidstone and Paignton. The service departs Maidstone at 23:11 at night, which arrives into Paignton at 13:20. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to Paignton. However, there are services departing from Maidstone East and arriving at Paignton via London Victoria, Clapham Junction and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 43m.

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The distance between Maidstone and Paignton is 188 miles. The road distance is 227 miles.

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Maidstone to Paignton train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Maidstone East station.

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Maidstone to Paignton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Paignton station.

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