Duration 2h 2m
Distance 79.7 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Watford and Kent takes 2h 2m and the fastest train takes 1h 27m. There is a train service every few hours from Watford 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.

Train via Ashford International

  1. Watford Junction
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Ashford International
  4. Kent
2h 15m
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£36 - £92

Watford to Kent train times

Trains run hourly between Watford and Kent. The earliest departure is at 18:20 in the evening, and the last departure from Watford is at 23:38 which arrives into Kent at 05:31. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Watford to Kent? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Watford to Kent. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Lenham via St Pancras International and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Watford and Kent is 56 miles. The road distance is 79.7 miles.

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Watford to Kent train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Watford Junction station.

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Watford to Kent train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Lenham station.

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