There are 5 ways to get from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone West to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Faversham

$76 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus, line 362 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, Railway Station 334
  2. Take the line 362 bus from Sheerness, Railway Station to Leysdown, Bus Terminus (Old Bus Station) 362 / ...

$16

3 alternative options

Line 334 bus, line 362 bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 334 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) 334 / ...
  2. Take the line 362 bus from Sheerness, Railway Station to Leysdown, Rose and Crown 360 / ...

$19 - $23

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea 23.3 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Maidstone station to Leysdown-on-Sea station. However, there are services departing from Chequers Bus Station and arriving at Leysdown, Bus Terminus (Old Bus Station) via Sheerness, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Maidstone and Leysdown-on-Sea is 20 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chequers Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 362 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 22 min.

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Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Leysdown, Bus Terminus (Old Bus Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea.

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There are 369+ hotels available in Leysdown-on-Sea. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Maidstone, England and Leysdown-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea via Strood and Faversham in around 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea via Sheerness, Railway Station in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Maidstone West to Strood
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Strood to Faversham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sheerness, Railway Station to Leysdown, Bus Terminus (Old Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sheerness, Railway Station to Leysdown, Rose and Crown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
28 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

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