There are 4 ways to get from Maidstone to Cambridge by train 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  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone East to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$50 - $71

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Chatham to Farringdon
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Cambridge

$50 - $68

2 alternative options

Train via Strood  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$53 - $76

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to Cambridge 82.2 miles

$17 - $26

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

You can take a train from Maidstone to Cambridge via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Maidstone East to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Strood to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Farringdon to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maidstone and Cambridge is 107 km. The road distance is 132 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Cambridge is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Cambridge is to drive which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £12 - £19.

No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Maidstone West and arriving at Cambridge via Strood and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Maidstone to Cambridge, including transfers.