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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Chatham
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) 101|Sapphire

$13 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 190 bus, bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Gravesend, West Street (Riverside) to Chatham Railway Station 190
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone East Railway Station 101|Sapphire

$10

3 alternative options

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Maidstone West

$18 - $25

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grays to Maidstone 30.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Grays to Maidstone 30.5 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Grays to Maidstone is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grays to Maidstone is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grays to Maidstone station. However, there are services departing from Gravesend, West Street (Riverside) and arriving at Maidstone East Railway Station via Chatham Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grays to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Ebbsfleet International and arriving at Maidstone West via Strood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Grays and Maidstone is 17 miles. The road distance is 30.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Grays to Maidstone without a car is to train and bus which takes 56 min and costs £10 - £13.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Grays to Maidstone, including transfers.

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Grays to Maidstone bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Gravesend, West Street (Riverside) station.

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Map of how to get from Grays to Maidstone.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

You can take a train from Grays to Maidstone via Strood in around 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grays to Maidstone via Chatham Railway Station in around 59 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Chatham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Strood
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
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
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gravesend, West Street (Riverside) to Chatham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone East Railway Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Grays to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
37 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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