There are 5 ways to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone East to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Rye

$26 - $36

Cheapest option

Line 12 bus, line 312 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Maidstone, Sheal's Crescent (Footbridge) to Tenterden, Town Hall 12
  2. Take the line 312 bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) 312

$17

3 alternative options

Bus, line 11 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Maidstone, The Cannon to Ashford International Railway Station 10X
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) 11

$20

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to Camber Sands 32.9 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to Camber Sands 32.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maidstone to Camber Sands. However, there are services departing from Maidstone, Sheal's Crescent (Footbridge) and arriving at Camber, Scotts Acre (Pontins) via Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) and Rye, Railway Station (Post Office). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Maidstone and Camber Sands is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £19 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands, including transfers.

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Maidstone to Camber Sands bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Maidstone, Sheal's Crescent (Footbridge) station.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £19 - £28. Alternatively, you can line 12 bus and line 312 bus, which costs £13 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Maidstone to Camber Sands bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hastings, arrive at Rye, Railway Station (Post Office).

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to Camber Sands is 33 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Maidstone to Camber Sands.

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There are 575+ hotels available in Camber Sands. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Maidstone, England and Camber Sands, England?

You can take a train from Maidstone to Camber Sands via Ashford International, Rye, and Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) in around 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to Camber Sands via Tenterden, Town Hall, Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn), and Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Sheal's Crescent (Footbridge) to Tenterden, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Maidstone, The Cannon to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to Camber Sands
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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