There are 5 ways to get from Hastings to Headcorn by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Ashford International

$25 - $36

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Line 2 bus, line 12 bus  •  1 h 34 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 12 bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt 12

$13

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Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Headcorn 26.4 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Headcorn 26.4 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  39 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hastings to Headcorn 26.4 miles

$65 - $90

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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings station to Headcorn station. However, there are services departing from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt via Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hastings to Headcorn. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Headcorn via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Hastings and Headcorn is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Headcorn without a car is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Hastings to Headcorn, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hastings to Headcorn is to train which takes 1 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 2 bus and line 12 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Hastings to Headcorn bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt.

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

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Headcorn.
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  • Distance: 21.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

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

Southern operates a train from Hastings to Headcorn hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Headcorn via Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) in around 1 h 34 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
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Brighton and Sussex
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hastings to Headcorn
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $90
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uber.com
Assist
$65 - $90
UberX
$65 - $90
Taxi from Hastings to Headcorn
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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 Headcorn is 26 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from Hastings to Headcorn.

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