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

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Train, line 7 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Redhill
  2. Take the train from Redhill to Tonbridge
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Tonbridge Railway Station to Maidstone, Terrace Road (White Rock Place) 7

$28 - $44

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Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Redhill
  2. Take the train from Redhill to Tonbridge
  3. Take the train from Tonbridge to Maidstone West

$33 - $54

Bus, line 7 bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station 32
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Tonbridge Railway Station to Maidstone, Terrace Road (White Rock Place) 7

$29 - $38

Train, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from Lambeth, Pratt Walk to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station) 774 / ...

$28 - $34

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Guildford to Maidstone 60 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Guildford to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Guildford and arriving at Maidstone West via Redhill and Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Guildford and Maidstone is 48 miles. The road distance is 60 miles.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Maidstone without a car is to train and line 7 bus which takes 2 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Guildford to Maidstone, including transfers.

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Guildford to Maidstone train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Guildford station.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Maidstone is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 26 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Guildford to Maidstone is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Guildford to Maidstone.

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Map of how to get from Guildford to Maidstone.
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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Guildford to Maidstone via Redhill and Tonbridge in around 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guildford to Maidstone via Redhill Bus Station, Redhill, Tonbridge, and Tonbridge Railway Station in around 3 h 26 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Redhill
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Southeastern
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tonbridge Railway Station to Maidstone, Terrace Road (White Rock Place)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Lambeth, Pratt Walk to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk

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