There are 5 ways to get from Gillingham to Maidstone by bus, train, taxi, car or foot
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Bus • 19 min
Train • 23 min
$9 - $13
3 alternative options
Taxi • 19 min
$30 - $40
Drive • 19 min
$2 - $4
Walk • 3 h 23 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Gillingham to Maidstone is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 19 min.
The quickest way to get from Gillingham to Maidstone is to taxi which costs £25 - £30 and takes 19 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chatham station station and arriving at Maidstone East station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 19 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Strood and arriving at Maidstone West. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.
The distance between Gillingham and Maidstone is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.
The best way to get from Gillingham to Maidstone without a car is to bus which takes 19 min and costs .
The bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Gillingham to Maidstone bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham station.
Gillingham to Maidstone train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Strood station.
The best way to get from Gillingham to Maidstone is to bus which takes 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 23 min.
What companies run services between Gillingham, England and Maidstone, England?
Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Gillingham to Maidstone every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 19 min. Nu-Venture also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from Gillingham to Maidstone hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 23 min.
Train from Strood to Maidstone West
- Ave. Duration
- 23 min
- Estimated price
- $9 - $13
- Schedules at
- Schedules at
- Off-Peak Day Single
- $13 - $18
- Anytime Day Single
- $9 - $13
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More Questions & Answers
Gillingham to Maidstone bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Maidstone East station.
Gillingham to Maidstone train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Maidstone West station.
Yes, the driving distance between Gillingham to Maidstone is 11 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Gillingham to Maidstone.
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