There are 4 ways to get from Hastings to Ashford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Ashford International

$15 - $24

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Line 2 bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) 2
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Ashford International Railway Station 2 / ...

$14

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Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Ashford 30.2 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Ashford 30.2 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings station to Ashford station. However, there are services departing from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Ashford International Railway Station via Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hastings and arriving at Ashford International. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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The distance between Hastings and Ashford is 24 miles. The road distance is 30.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Ashford without a car is to train which takes 43 min and costs .

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The train from Hastings to Ashford International takes 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hastings to Ashford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hastings, arrive at Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station.

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Hastings to Ashford train services, operated by Southern, depart from Hastings station.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Ashford is to train which takes 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 2 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 4 min.

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Hastings to Ashford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Ashford International Railway Station.

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Hastings to Ashford train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Ashford.
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  • Distance: 24.1 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Hastings, England and Ashford, England?

Southern operates a train from Hastings to Ashford hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Ashford via Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hastings to Ashford
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Hastings to Ashford is 30 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Hastings to Ashford.

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