There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to Maidstone by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Maidstone East

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Train via Ashford International  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Maidstone East

$24 - $33

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Maidstone 28.9 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Maidstone 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Maidstone is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Maidstone is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £60 - £75.

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The distance between Canterbury and Maidstone is 39 km. The road distance is 46 km.

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The train from Canterbury West to Maidstone East takes 57 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Maidstone East. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Maidstone every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 57 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Maidstone East
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Train from Canterbury West to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Ashford International to Maidstone East
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
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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