There are 6 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone 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  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Maidstone West

$25 - $37

Cheapest option

Line 122 bus, bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 122 bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue 122
  2. Take the bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Maidstone Town Centre, King Street (Chequers Bus Station entrance) 021 / ...

$12 - $17

4 alternative options

Line 96 bus, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station 700|Sapphire

$19 - $20

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone 40 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone 40 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  50 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Maidstone 40 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Maidstone is 42 km. The road distance is 64 km.

The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 50 min.

The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs £140 - £180.

No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Maidstone West via Woolwich Arsenal and Strood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone, including transfers.

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Maidstone, England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal, and Strood in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone via Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal, and Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue in around 2 h 8 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Strood
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Train from Strood to Maidstone West
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Maidstone Town Centre, King Street (Chequers Bus Station entrance)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London City Airport (LCY) to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Maidstone
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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