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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 483 bus  •  52 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 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade 10X
  2. Take the bus from Maidstone Town Centre, 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

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ashford International Station and Bluewater is 53 km. The road distance is 62 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 42 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Ashford International Station to Bluewater. However, there are services departing from Ashford International Railway Station and arriving at Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) via Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) and Chatham Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 52 min to get from Ashford International Station to Bluewater, including transfers.

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 Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade, Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street), Chatham Railway Station, and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 2 h 34 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
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford International Station to Ebbsfleet International Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$27 - $30
Premier
$35 - $55
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 20 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 Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 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 30 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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