There are 4 ways to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 483 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Ebbsfleet International
  2. Take the line 483 bus from Ebbsfleet International Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 483

$23 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade 10X
  2. Take the bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham Railway Station
  3. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)

$19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashford International Station to Bluewater 38.8 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Ashford International Station to Bluewater 38.8 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater is to taxi which costs £80 - £95 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashford International Station station to Bluewater station. However, there are services departing from Ashford International Railway Station and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) via Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) and Chatham Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Ashford International Station and Bluewater is 33 miles. The road distance is 38.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater without a car is to train and line 483 bus which takes 50 min and costs £17 - £23.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater, including transfers.

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Ashford International Station to Bluewater bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Ashford International Railway Station.

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Ashford International Station to Bluewater bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre).

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Map of how to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater.
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  • Distance: 33.4 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Ashford International Station, England and Bluewater, England?

You can take a bus from Ashford International Station to Bluewater via Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade, Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street), Chatham Railway Station, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Ebbsfleet International
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ebbsfleet International Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ashford International Station to Bluewater
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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