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 48 min

$26 - $36

Cheapest option

Line 12 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. 12
  2. 312 / ...

$17

3 alternative options

Bus, line 11 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. 10X
  2. 11 / ...

$20

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. 32.9 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  50 min

  1. 32.9 miles

$7 - $11

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 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to Camber Sands via Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) and Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) in around 2 h 46 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, The Vine (The Vine Inn)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tenterden, The Vine (The Vine Inn) to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Maidstone Town Centre, The Cannon to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Camp (Shelter)
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maidstone and Camber Sands is 42 km. The road distance is 53 km.

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

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

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 46 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Maidstone to Camber Sands, including transfers.