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There are 4 ways to get from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  29m

  1. Take the train from Maidstone West to Strood

$9 - $13

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Bus  •  40m

  1. Take the bus from Maidstone, Earl Street to Chatham station 101 - Sapphire
  2. Take the bus from Chatham station to Strood, Canal Road 140 / ...

Taxi  •  15m

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 9.8 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  15m

  1. Drive from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 9.8 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway. However, there are services departing from Maidstone, Earl Street and arriving at Strood, Canal Road via Chatham station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40m.

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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 23m.

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The distance between Maidstone and City of Rochester-upon-Medway is 9 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway without a car is to train which takes 29m and costs £7 - £10.

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The train from Maidstone West to Strood takes 23m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Maidstone, Earl Street station.

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Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Maidstone West station.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to train which takes 29m and costs £7 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40m.

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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 29m

What companies run services between Maidstone, England and City of Rochester-upon-Medway, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway via Chatham station and Strood, Canal Road in around 40m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Earl Street to Chatham station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham station to Strood, Canal Road
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Nu-Venture
Phone
(01622) 882288
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Chatham station to Strood, Canal Road
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway
Ave. Duration
15m
Estimated price
$29 - $35
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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Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Strood, Canal Road station.

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Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Strood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is 10 miles. It takes approximately 15m to drive from Maidstone to City of Rochester-upon-Medway.

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There are 360+ hotels available in City of Rochester-upon-Medway. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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