There are 5 ways to get from London to Aylesford by train, bus, taxi or car

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 8 min

$27 - $37

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. 785

$13

3 alternative options

Train, line 155 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. 155

$22 - $32

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. 37.9 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  51 min

  1. 37.9 miles

$8 - $12

What companies run services between London, England and Aylesford, England?

You can take a train from London to Aylesford via Strood in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from London to Aylesford 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Strood
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Strood to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $11
Train from London Charing Cross to Chatham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Bus operators
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London to Preston Hall, Hospital (Hermitage Lane)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Aylesford, High Street (Village Shop)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from London to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$170 - $220
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Aylesford is 48 km. The road distance is 61 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Aylesford is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 51 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Aylesford is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £130 - £160.

No, there is no direct train from London to Aylesford. However, there are services departing from St Pancras International and arriving at Aylesford via Strood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tower Hill, The Tower Of London and arriving at Preston Hall, Hospital (Hermitage Lane). Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from London to Aylesford, including transfers.