There are 5 ways to get from East Grinstead to Maidstone by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 291 bus, line 7 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 291 bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 291
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Terrace Road (White Rock Place) 6 / ...

$14

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Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Maidstone East

$39 - $56

Line 291 bus, train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 291 bus from East Grinstead, Sackville College (Church Lane) to Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station 291
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Maidstone West

$22 - $31

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from East Grinstead to Maidstone 31.7 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from East Grinstead to Maidstone 31.7 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from East Grinstead to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) and arriving at Maidstone, Terrace Road (White Rock Place) via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from East Grinstead to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from East Grinstead and arriving at Maidstone East via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between East Grinstead and Maidstone is 25 miles. The road distance is 31.7 miles.

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The best way to get from East Grinstead to Maidstone without a car is to line 291 bus and line 7 bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from East Grinstead to Maidstone, including transfers.

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East Grinstead to Maidstone bus services, operated by Metrobus, depart from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) station.

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East Grinstead to Maidstone train services, operated by Southern, depart from East Grinstead station.

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The best way to get from East Grinstead to Maidstone is to line 291 bus and line 7 bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 20 min.

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East Grinstead to Maidstone bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Maidstone, Terrace Road (White Rock Place) station.

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East Grinstead to Maidstone train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Maidstone East station.

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Map of how to get from East Grinstead to Maidstone.
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  • Distance: 24.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between East Grinstead, England and Maidstone, England?

You can take a bus from East Grinstead to Maidstone via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from East Grinstead to Maidstone via London Victoria in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
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
Train from Tonbridge to Maidstone West
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead, Sackville College (Church Lane) to Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Terrace Road (White Rock Place)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from East Grinstead to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between East Grinstead to Maidstone is 32 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from East Grinstead to Maidstone.

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