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There are 4 ways to get from Bromley South to Rye by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Bromley South to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Rye

£29 - £55

Cheapest option

Train, line 100 bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the train from Orpington to Hastings
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Rye, Railway Station 100 / ...

£28 - £52

2 alternative options

Line 208 bus, line 108 bus, train  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the line 208 bus from Bromley South Station to Lewisham Centre 208
  2. Take the line 108 bus from Lewisham Centre to Stratford New Town, Stratford International 108
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

£30 - £60

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Bromley South to Rye 54.2 miles

£8 - £12

Bromley South to Rye by train

The train journey time between Bromley South and Rye is around 2h 17m and covers a distance of around 64 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 34m. Services are operated by South Eastern Trains Service and Southern Service. Typically 118 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 17m
Fastest train time:
1h 34m
Train distance:
64 miles
Trains per week:
118
Cheapest price:
£29
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:42
Last train departs at:
23:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bromley South to Rye train schedules

Bromley South → Rye
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The cheapest way to get from Bromley South to Rye is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Bromley South to Rye is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bromley South to Rye. However, there are services departing from Bromley South and arriving at Rye via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Bromley South and Rye is 44 miles. The road distance is 54.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bromley South to Rye without a car is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs £28 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from Bromley South to Rye, including transfers.

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Bromley South to Rye train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Bromley South station.

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Bromley South to Rye train services, operated by Southern Service, arrive at Rye station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bromley South to Rye is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Bromley South to Rye.

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  • Distance: 44.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between Bromley South, England and Rye, East Sussex, England?

You can take a train from Bromley South to Rye via Ashford International in around 2h 17m.

Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Bromley South to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£22 - £35
1st Class
£29 - £45
Train from Orpington to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£22 - £35
1st Class
£29 - £45
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£23 - £45
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£23 - £35
1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Rye, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bromley South Station to Lewisham Centre
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Lewisham Centre to Stratford New Town, Stratford International
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£0
Website
Transport for London

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