There are 4 ways to get from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Bromley South
  2. Take the train from Orpington to Tunbridge Wells

$32 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, line 7 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Gillingham, Britton Farm Mall to Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) 101|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...

$13

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Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells 29.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells 29.5 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Gillingham, Britton Farm Mall and arriving at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial via Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Gillingham (Kent) and arriving at Tunbridge Wells via Bromley South and Orpington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Gillingham and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells without a car is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells, including transfers.

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Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Gillingham, Britton Farm Mall station.

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Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Gillingham (Kent) station.

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The best way to get from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £24 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs £10 and takes 2 h 3 min.

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Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial station.

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Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Tunbridge Wells station.

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Map of how to get from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells.
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  • Distance: 21.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Gillingham, England and Royal Tunbridge Wells, England?

You can take a train from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Bromley South and Orpington in around 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) and Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade in around 2 h 3 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Bromley South
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Orpington to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham, Britton Farm Mall to Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gillingham to Royal Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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