• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 5 ways to get from Maidstone to Hever Castle by train, bus, taxi 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  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Paddock Wood to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Hever

$43 - $62

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus, line 233 bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Maidstone West station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...
  2. Take the line 233 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Bough Beech, The Wheatsheaf 231 / ...

$3 - $4

3 alternative options

Line 7 bus, line 234 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Maidstone West station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...
  2. Take the line 234 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Hever, Church 234

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to Hever Castle 23.4 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to Hever Castle 23.4 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Hever Castle is to line 7 bus and line 233 bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 3 h 29 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Hever Castle is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 41 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Maidstone station to Hever Castle. However, there are services departing from Maidstone West station and arriving at Hever, Church via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to Hever Castle. However, there are services departing from Maidstone West and arriving at Hever via Paddock Wood and London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

More details

The distance between Maidstone and Hever Castle is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Maidstone to Hever Castle without a car is to train which takes 3 h 8 min and costs £30 - £50.

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Maidstone to Hever Castle, including transfers.

More details

Maidstone to Hever Castle bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Maidstone West station.

More details

Maidstone to Hever Castle train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Paddock Wood station.

More details

The best way to get from Maidstone to Hever Castle is to train which takes 3 h 8 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 7 bus and line 234 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 15 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Maidstone to Hever Castle.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

What companies run services between Maidstone, England and Hever Castle, England?

You can take a train from Maidstone to Hever Castle via Paddock Wood, London Bridge, and Hever in around 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to Hever Castle via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and Hever, Church in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone West station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Hever, Church
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Bough Beech, The Wheatsheaf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to Hever Castle
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Maidstone to Hever Castle bus services, operated by Go-Coachhire, arrive at Hever, Church station.

More details

Maidstone to Hever Castle train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Hever station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to Hever Castle is 23 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Maidstone to Hever Castle.

Get driving directions

There are 311+ hotels available in Hever Castle. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

More details