There are 5 ways to get from Chatham to Maidstone by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  18 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham, Southill Road Laundry to Maidstone East Railway Station 101|Sapphire / ...

$5

4 alternative options

Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to Maidstone West

$9 - $13

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chatham to Maidstone 9.4 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Chatham to Maidstone 9.4 miles

$2 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Walk from Chatham to Maidstone 9.3 miles

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

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The quickest way to get from Chatham to Maidstone is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Chatham and Maidstone is 8 miles. The road distance is 9.4 miles.

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The bus from Chatham, Southill Road Laundry to Maidstone East Railway Station takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chatham, Southill Road Laundry and arriving at Maidstone East Railway Station station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Strood and arriving at Maidstone West. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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

Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Chatham to Maidstone every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 18 min. Farleigh Coaches also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from Chatham to Maidstone hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham, Southill Road Laundry to Maidstone East Railway Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Farleigh Coaches
Phone
01634 254 00
Email
info@farleighcoaches.com
Website
farleighcoaches.com
Bus from Princes Park, Morrisons to Maidstone, The Cannon
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
farleighcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chatham to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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