There are 5 ways to get from Maidstone to Chatham by bus, train, taxi, car or foot
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Bus • 18 min
Train • 23 min
$9 - $13
3 alternative options
Taxi • 14 min
$27 - $32
Drive • 14 min
$1 - $3
Walk • 2 h 57 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Chatham is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 14 min.
The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Chatham is to taxi which costs £20 - £25 and takes 14 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maidstone East station station and arriving at Chatham, Westmount Avenue. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Maidstone West and arriving at Strood. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.
The distance between Maidstone and Chatham is 8 miles. The road distance is 8.9 miles.
The best way to get from Maidstone to Chatham without a car is to bus which takes 18 min and costs .
The bus from Maidstone East station to Chatham, Westmount Avenue takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Maidstone to Chatham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Maidstone East station.
Maidstone to Chatham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Maidstone West station.
The best way to get from Maidstone to Chatham is to bus which takes 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 23 min.
What companies run services between Maidstone, England and Chatham, England?
Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Maidstone to Chatham every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 18 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from Maidstone to Chatham hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 23 min.
Train from Maidstone West to Strood
- Ave. Duration
- 23 min
- Estimated price
- $9 - $13
- Schedules at
- Schedules at
- Off-Peak Day Single
- $13 - $18
- Anytime Day Single
- $9 - $13
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More Questions & Answers
Maidstone to Chatham bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham, Westmount Avenue station.
Maidstone to Chatham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Strood station.
Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to Chatham is 9 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Maidstone to Chatham.
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