There are 9 ways to get from Hull to Kent by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Ashford International  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International Eurostar / ...

$72 - $158

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Bus, train  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Hull to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$43 - $58

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Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$64 - $133

Bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon) to St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus Mp1
  2. Take the bus from Cannon Street to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station) 774 / ...

$54 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Hull to Kent 229.8 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Humberside to London City, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to London City (LCY) HUY - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

$195 - $716

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$160 - $389

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$135 - $293

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to York
  2. Take the train from York to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to London Heathrow (LHR) NCL - LHR
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to Lenham

$159 - $464

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hull to Kent. However, there are services departing from Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon) and arriving at Lenham, Dickley Wood (Dickley Lane) via Pentonville, King's Cross Pentonville Road, Cannon Street and Maidstone, The Cannon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hull to Kent. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Lenham via St Pancras International and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Hull and Kent is 179 miles. The road distance is 229.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Hull to Kent without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Hull to Kent, including transfers.

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Hull to Kent bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon) station.

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Hull to Kent train services, operated by Hull Trains, depart from Hull station.

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The best way to get from Hull to Kent is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from Humberside Airport to London City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Hull to Kent bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station).

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Map of how to get from Hull to Kent.
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  • Distance: 179.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Hull, England and Kent, England?

You can take a train from Hull to Kent via London Kings Cross, St Pancras International, and Ashford International in around 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hull to Kent via St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus, Pentonville, King's Cross Pentonville Road, Cannon Street, Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station), and Maidstone, The Cannon in around 10 h 2 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Newcastle to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Humberside to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Humberside to London City via Aberdeen, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Hull to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $95
Super Off-Peak Single
$100 - $140
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $140
Anytime Single
$130 - $160
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Hull to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from London Victoria to Lenham
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $50
Premier
$57 - $63
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Hull to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Hull to Leeds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hull to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Hull Interchange (Hull Paragon) to St Pancras, London St Pancras Megabusplus
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
uk.megabus.com
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Cannon Street to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk

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Hull to Kent train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hull to Kent is 230 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Hull to Kent.

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Flybe and KLM offer flights from Humberside Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 386+ hotels available in Kent. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hull to Humberside Airport is to bus which takes 53 min and costs .

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