There are 5 ways to get from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred

$35 - $50

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Bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade 10X
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire

$24

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Ebbsfleet International
  2. Take the bus from Ebbsfleet International Railway Station to Greenhithe, Railway Station
  3. Take the bus from Greenhithe, Railway Station to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) X80

$27 - $36

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre 45.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre 45.2 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ashford station to Lakeside Shopping Centre station. However, there are services departing from Ashford International Railway Station and arriving at Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) via Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street), Chatham Railway Station and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre. However, there are services departing from Ashford International and arriving at Chafford Hundred via Stratford International DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Ashford and Lakeside Shopping Centre is 35 miles. The road distance is 45.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre without a car is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre, including transfers.

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

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Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Ashford International station.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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

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Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Chafford Hundred station.

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Map of how to get from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre.
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  • Distance: 34.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Ashford, England and Lakeside Shopping Centre, England?

You can take a train from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre via Stratford International, Stratford International DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, West Ham, and Chafford Hundred in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ashford to Lakeside Shopping Centre via Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade, Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street), Chatham Railway Station, Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), and Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) in around 3 h 22 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
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
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford International Station to Ebbsfleet International Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$26 - $29
Premier
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Ebbsfleet International Railway Station to Greenhithe, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Greenhithe, Railway Station to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
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 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 to Lakeside Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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