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

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Train  •  1h 47m

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

$76 - $101

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Taxi  •  28m

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

$60 - $80

3 alternative options

Line 333 bus, line 362 bus  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the line 333 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sittingbourne, station 333 / ...
  2. Take the line 362 bus from Sheerness, station to Leysdown, Bus Terminus 362 / ...

Bus, line 362 bus  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, Holy Trinity Church 334
  2. Take the line 362 bus from Sheerness, Holy Trinity Church to Leysdown, Bus Terminus 362 / ...

Drive  •  28m

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

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maidstone station to Leysdown-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Chequers Bus Station and arriving at Leysdown, Bus Terminus via Sheerness, Holy Trinity Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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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 1h 47m and costs £55 - £80.

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It takes approximately 1h 47m 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 1h 47m and costs £55 - £80. Alternatively, you can line 333 bus and line 362 bus, which costs and takes 2h 27m.

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

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

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

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 1h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea via Sittingbourne, station, Sittingbourne, Sheerness-on-Sea, and Sheerness, station in around 2h 27m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Maidstone West to Strood
Ave. Duration
23m
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
33m
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 Sittingbourne, station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sheerness, station to Leysdown, Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sheerness, Holy Trinity Church
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sheerness, Holy Trinity Church to Leysdown, Bus Terminus
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to Leysdown-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
28m
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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