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

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Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to Maidstone West

$12 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 190 bus, bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Gravesend, Clock Tower to Chatham Railway Station 190
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) 101|Sapphire

$9

3 alternative options

Train via Strood  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Gravesend to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Maidstone West

$15 - $24

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to Maidstone 18.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to Maidstone 18.3 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Maidstone is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gravesend to Maidstone is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £35 - £50.

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The distance between Gravesend and Maidstone is 22 km. The road distance is 29 km.

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The train from Gravesend to Maidstone West takes 27 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gravesend to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Gravesend, Clock Tower and arriving at Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) via Chatham Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gravesend and arriving at Maidstone West. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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

Southeastern operates a train from Gravesend to Maidstone 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gravesend to Maidstone via Chatham Railway Station in around 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Gravesend to Maidstone West
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Gravesend to Strood
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Strood to Maidstone West
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gravesend to Strood
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gravesend, Clock Tower to Chatham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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