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There are 4 ways to get from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone West to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Tunbridge Wells

$17 - $24

3 alternative options

Line 7 bus  •  1 h 17 min

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

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells 18.1 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells 18.1 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maidstone West station station and arriving at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Maidstone West and arriving at Tunbridge Wells via Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Maidstone and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs £13 - £19.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells, including transfers.

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Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Maidstone West station.

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Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Maidstone West station.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to train which takes 48 min and costs £13 - £19. Alternatively, you can line 7 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells.
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  • Distance: 14.4 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Maidstone, England and Royal Tunbridge Wells, England?

You can take a train from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Tonbridge in around 48 min. Alternatively, Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 1 h 17 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Maidstone West to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Train from Tonbridge to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
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
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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 Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial station.

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Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Tunbridge Wells station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells is 18 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Maidstone to Royal Tunbridge Wells.

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