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There are 3 ways to get from Maidstone to Highcliffe by train or car

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  1. Take the train from Maidstone East to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Brockenhurst

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  1. Take the train from Maidstone East to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

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  1. Drive from Maidstone to Highcliffe

Maidstone to Highcliffe by train

The train journey time between Maidstone and Highcliffe is around 4h 32m and covers a distance of around 140 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 37m. The fastest train normally takes 3h 31m. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service, Southern Service and South Western Railway, the Maidstone to Highcliffe train service departs from Maidstone East and arrives in Hinton Admiral. Typically 99 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
2h 55m
Layover time:
1h 37m
Total time:
4h 32m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
3h 31m
Train distance:
140 miles
Trains per week:
99
Cheapest price:
£60
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:44
Last train departs at:
23:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Maidstone to Highcliffe train schedules

Trains departing Saturday, October 16, 2021

Maidstone → Highcliffe
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Highcliffe is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Highcliffe is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Highcliffe is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Highcliffe is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Highcliffe is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to Highcliffe. However, there are services departing from Maidstone East and arriving at Hinton Admiral via London Victoria, Clapham Junction and Brockenhurst. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 10m.

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The distance between Maidstone and Highcliffe is 104 miles. The road distance is 132.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Highcliffe without a car is to train which takes 4h 10m and costs £60 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Maidstone to Highcliffe, including transfers.

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Maidstone to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Maidstone East station.

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Maidstone to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Brockenhurst station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to Highcliffe is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2h 17m to drive from Maidstone to Highcliffe.

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  • Distance: 103.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between Maidstone, England and Highcliffe, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council, England?

You can take a train from Maidstone to Highcliffe via London Victoria, Clapham Junction, and Brockenhurst in around 4h 10m.

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