There are 4 ways to get from Maidstone to Aylesford by train, bus, taxi or foot

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  •  6 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone West to Aylesford

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Maidstone West Railway Station to Preston Hall, Coldharbour Roundabout 570 / ...

$2 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to Aylesford 4 miles

$14 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Walk from Maidstone to Aylesford 3.9 miles

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

Southeastern operates a train from Maidstone to Aylesford hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 6 min. Alternatively, Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Maidstone to Aylesford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min. Arriva UK also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone West Railway Station to Preston Hall, Coldharbour Roundabout
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone West Railway Station to Preston Hall, Coldharbour Roundabout
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to Aylesford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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

The distance between Maidstone and Aylesford is 5 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Aylesford is to bus which costs £2 - £6 and takes 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Aylesford is to train which takes 6 min and costs £4 - £7.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Maidstone West and arriving at Aylesford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 6 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maidstone West Railway Station and arriving at Preston Hall, Coldharbour Roundabout. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

The train from Maidstone West to Aylesford takes 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.