There are 6 ways to get from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Headcorn to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Tunbridge Wells

$19 - $27

Cheapest option

Line 12 bus, line 7 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade 12 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...

$13

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Headcorn to Tonbridge
  2. Take the bus from Tonbridge, Quarry Hill Parade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...

$15 - $25

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells 22.2 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells 22.2 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells 22.2 miles

$55 - $80

What companies run services between Headcorn, England and Royal Tunbridge Wells, England?

You can take a train from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Tonbridge in around 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Headcorn to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Train from Tonbridge to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tonbridge, Quarry Hill Parade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Autocar Bus & Coach Services
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Tonbridge, Quarry Hill Parade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Tonbridge, Quarry Hill Parade to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Brighton und Sussex
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$55 - $80
uberX
$55 - $80
Taxi from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells?

The distance between Headcorn and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 26 km. The road distance is 36 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells?

The cheapest way to get from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells?

The quickest way to get from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs £45 - £60.

Is there a direct train between Headcorn and Royal Tunbridge Wells?

No, there is no direct train from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Headcorn and arriving at Tunbridge Wells via Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between Headcorn and Royal Tunbridge Wells?

No, there is no direct bus from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt and arriving at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial via Maidstone Town Centre, Royal Star Arcade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells?

It takes approximately 42 min to get from Headcorn to Royal Tunbridge Wells, including transfers.