There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Maidstone by train, bus 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.

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Train Great Northern  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Strood

$50 - $71

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Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge to London Mile End National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station) 774 / ...

$23 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, line 390 bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the line 390 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Victoria Bus Station 390
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Maidstone East

$47 - $65

Train Thameslink  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Chatham

$48 - $62

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Maidstone 82.2 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Maidstone is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Maidstone is to drive which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £13 - £20.

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The distance between Cambridge and Maidstone is 107 km. The road distance is 131 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Cambridge to Maidstone, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station) via Mile End and Canary Wharf, Canada Square North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Maidstone West via St Pancras International and Strood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Maidstone, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Maidstone via London Kings Cross, St Pancras International, and Strood in around 2 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Maidstone via London Mile End, Mile End, Canary Wharf, Canada Square South, and Canary Wharf, Canada Square North in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Strood
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from London Victoria to Maidstone East
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Chatham
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk

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