Duration 36 min
Distance 30.6 miles
Average price £23
Possible routes 5 found

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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Northfleet to Chatham
  2. Take the bus from Chatham station to Maidstone, St Faith's Street 101 - Sapphire / ...

£8 - £20

Cheapest option

Line 190 bus, bus  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the line 190 bus from Gravesend station to Chatham, Fire Station 190
  2. Take the bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station 101 - Sapphire / ...

£5 - £8

3 alternative options

Train  •  58 min

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

£10 - £31

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grays to Maidstone 30.6 miles

£65 - £80

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Grays to Maidstone 30.6 miles

£5 - £8

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Want to know about travelling from Grays to Maidstone? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Grays to Maidstone is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grays to Maidstone is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grays station to Maidstone station. However, there are services departing from Gravesend station and arriving at Maidstone East station via Chatham station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grays to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Northfleet 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 30.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Grays to Maidstone without a car is to train and bus which takes 54 min and costs £7 - £20.

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It takes approximately 54 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 station.

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Grays to Maidstone train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Northfleet station.

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The best way to get from Grays to Maidstone is to train which takes 58 min and costs £9 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 190 bus and bus, which costs £4 - £8 and takes 1h 10m.

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Grays to Maidstone bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Maidstone East station.

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Grays to Maidstone train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Maidstone West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grays to Maidstone is 31 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Grays to Maidstone.

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What companies run services between Grays and Maidstone?

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, Fire Station and Chatham station in around 1h 10m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8

Contact Details

Train from Northfleet to Chatham
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£6 - £8
Train from Northfleet to Strood
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£5 - £7

Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Train from Northfleet to Chatham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£5 - £8
1st Class
£11 - £16
Train from Northfleet to Strood
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£4 - £7
1st Class
£10 - £15
Train from Strood to Maidstone West
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£5 - £8
1st Class
£11 - £16

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Bus from Chatham station to Maidstone, St Faith's Street
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Bus from Gravesend station to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily

Contact Details

Bus from Chatham station to Maidstone, St Faith's Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Nu-Venture
Bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Nu-Venture
Other operators
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Thameside Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 371 654
Website
thamesidetaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis ADF
Phone
+44 7984 803 991
Website
graystaxis.co.uk
Grays Taxis
Phone
+44 1375 506 163
Website
graystaxi.co.uk

Maidstone, United Kingdom

Maidstone is the county town of Kent, England, 32 mi south-east of London. The River Medway runs through the centre of the town, linking it with Rochester and the Thames Estuary. Historically, the river was a source and route for much of the town's trade as the centre of the agricultural county of Kent, known as the Garden of England. There is evidence of a settlement in the area dating back to before the Stone Age. - Wikipedia

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