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Duration 3h 29m
Distance 179.7 miles
Average price £95
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Nottingham and Kent takes 3h 29m and the fastest train takes 2h 58m. There is a train service every few hours from Nottingham to Kent. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Nottingham
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Kent
4h 30m
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£77 - £129

Nottingham to Kent train times

Trains run hourly between Nottingham and Kent. The earliest departure is at 06:31 in the morning, and the last departure from Nottingham is at 21:29 which arrives into Kent at 05:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Kent. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Lenham via St Pancras International and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Nottingham and Kent is 143 miles. The road distance is 179.7 miles.

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Nottingham to Kent train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Nottingham station.

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Nottingham to Kent train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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