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Duration 40 min
Distance 36.5 miles
Average price £20
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Waterloo Station and Tonbridge takes 40 min and the fastest train takes 37 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Waterloo Station to Tonbridge. 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. London Waterloo East
  2. Tonbridge
47 min
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£13 - £28

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo East and arriving at Tonbridge. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Tonbridge is 27 miles. The road distance is 36.5 miles.

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Waterloo Station to Tonbridge train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Waterloo East station.

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Waterloo Station to Tonbridge train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Tonbridge station.

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There are 240+ hotels available in Tonbridge. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station and Tonbridge?

Southeastern operates a train from London Waterloo East to Tonbridge every 15 minutes. Tickets cost £13 - £28 and the journey takes 42 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
42 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £28

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