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

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Train  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Aylesford

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Train via London Blackfriars  •  1h 54m

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Aylesford

3 alternative options

Train via Ebbsfleet International  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ebbsfleet International
  2. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Strood
  3. Take the train from Strood to Aylesford

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Liverpool St to Aylesford 35.9 miles

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from London Liverpool St to Aylesford 35.9 miles

London to Aylesford by train

The train journey time between London and Aylesford is around 1h 21m and covers a distance of around 40 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 32 min. The fastest train normally takes 54 min. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service and Thameslink, the London to Aylesford train service departs from St Pancras International and arrives in Aylesford. Typically 113 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
49 min
Layover time:
32 min
Total time:
1h 21m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
54 min
Train distance:
40 miles
Trains per week:
113
Cheapest price:
£19
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:32
Last train departs at:
23:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Aylesford train schedules

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The most affordable way to get from London to Aylesford is to drive, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Aylesford is to taxi which costs £180 - £230 and takes 46 min.

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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 1h 14m.

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The distance between London and Aylesford is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Aylesford without a car is to train which takes 1h 14m and costs £19 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1h 14m to get from London to Aylesford, including transfers.

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London to Aylesford train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from St Pancras International station.

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London to Aylesford train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at Aylesford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Aylesford is 36 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from London to Aylesford.

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  • Distance: 30 miles
  • Duration: 1h 14m

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

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Aylesford via Strood in around 1h 14m.

Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Strood
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £30
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£15 - £21
1st Class
£21 - £30
Train from Strood to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £14
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£4 - £6
1st Class
£9 - £14
Train from St Pancras International to Ebbsfleet International
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £24
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£10 - £16
1st Class
£16 - £24
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Strood
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £15
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£4 - £7
1st Class
£10 - £15
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Strood
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£15 - £18
Train from London Blackfriars to Strood
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
Other operators
Taxi from London Liverpool St to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
£180 - £230
Gipsy Hill Cabs Airport Transfers
Phone
+44 20 8659 9999
Website
gipsyhillminicabs.co.uk
Tranzitt
Phone
+44 203 950 8070
Website
tranzitt.co.uk
The Keen Group
Phone
+44 20 8875 4994
Website
thekeengroup.co.uk
Station Cars Surrey
Phone
+44 20 8546 5555
Website
stationcarsnetwork.co.uk
Station Cars London
Phone
+44 20 8778 7878
Website
stationcarslondon.com
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Ola UK
Phone
+44 77 8745 4870
Website
olacabs.com
MyLifyt London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 7005 0090
Website
mylifyt.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab.co.uk
Celine Travel Ltd
Phone
+44 20 8050 3595
Website
celine-minicab.co.uk
Minicabs North London
Phone
+44 208 226 5472
Website
minicabsnorthlondon.co.uk

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