There are 4 ways to get from Ashford to Smarden by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 123 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Ashford, New Street (Lidl) to Smarden, Flying Horse 123

$6

3 alternative options

Train, line 24 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Headcorn
  2. Take the line 24 bus from Headcorn, Railway Station to Smarden, Flying Horse 24

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashford to Smarden 10.6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Ashford to Smarden 10.6 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Smarden is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashford to Smarden is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Ashford and Smarden is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.6 miles.

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The line 123 bus from Ashford, New Street (Lidl) to Smarden, Flying Horse takes 42 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ashford, New Street (Lidl) and arriving at Smarden, Flying Horse. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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What companies run services between Ashford, England and Smarden, England?

Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Ashford to Smarden every 4 hours. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 42 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Headcorn
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford, New Street (Lidl) to Smarden, Flying Horse
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Headcorn, Railway Station to Smarden, Flying Horse
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ashford to Smarden
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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