There are 4 ways to get from Maidstone to Tenterden by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 12 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Maidstone, Armstrong Road to Tenterden, Old Post Office 12

$7

3 alternative options

Train, line 12 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone West to Paddock Wood
  2. Take the train from Paddock Wood to Headcorn
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Old Post Office 12

$22 - $30

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to Tenterden 19.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to Tenterden 19.4 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Tenterden is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Tenterden is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maidstone, Armstrong Road and arriving at Tenterden, Old Post Office. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Maidstone and Tenterden is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidstone to Tenterden without a car is to line 12 bus which takes 51 min and costs £6.

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The line 12 bus from Maidstone, Armstrong Road to Tenterden, Old Post Office takes 51 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Maidstone to Tenterden bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Maidstone, Armstrong Road station.

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Maidstone to Tenterden bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Tenterden, Old Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidstone to Tenterden is 19 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Maidstone to Tenterden.

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There are 582+ hotels available in Tenterden. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Maidstone to Tenterden.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Maidstone, England and Tenterden, England?

Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Maidstone to Tenterden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Maidstone West to Paddock Wood
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Train from Paddock Wood to Headcorn
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Armstrong Road to Tenterden, Old Post Office
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Old Post Office
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to Tenterden
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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