There are 4 ways to get from Gillingham to Tonbridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to Tonbridge

$15 - $22

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Bus, line 7 bus  •  1 h 39 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 Tonbridge, Castle 7

$11

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Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gillingham to Tonbridge 23.7 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Gillingham to Tonbridge 23.7 miles

$5 - $8

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No, there is no direct bus from Gillingham to Tonbridge. However, there are services departing from Gillingham, Britton Farm Mall and arriving at Tonbridge, Castle via Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Strood and arriving at Tonbridge. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Gillingham and Tonbridge is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Gillingham to Tonbridge without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs .

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The train from Strood to Tonbridge takes 51 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Gillingham to Tonbridge train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Strood station.

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The best way to get from Gillingham to Tonbridge is to train which takes 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 39 min.

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Gillingham to Tonbridge bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Tonbridge, Castle station.

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Gillingham to Tonbridge train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Tonbridge station.

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Map of how to get from Gillingham to Tonbridge.
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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Gillingham, England and Tonbridge, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Gillingham to Tonbridge hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gillingham to Tonbridge via Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) and Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade in around 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
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
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Royal Star Arcade to Tonbridge, Castle
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gillingham to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Yes, the driving distance between Gillingham to Tonbridge is 24 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Gillingham to Tonbridge.

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