There are 5 ways to get from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone West to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Stratford International
  3. Take the train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred

$33 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham Railway Station 101|Sapphire
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire

$16 - $19

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone West to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Greenhithe for Bluewater
  3. Take the bus from Greenhithe, Railway Station to Chafford Hundred, Railway Station (Chafford Rail) X80

$21 - $33

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) 27.2 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) 27.2 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £55 - £70.

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The distance between Maidstone and West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) is 28 km. The road distance is 44 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside). However, there are services departing from Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) and arriving at West Thurrock, The Ship (West Thurrock) via Chatham Railway Station, Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) and Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside). However, there are services departing from Maidstone West and arriving at Chafford Hundred via Strood, Stratford International DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Maidstone, England and West Thurrock Way (Lakeside), England?

You can take a train from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) via Strood, Stratford International, Stratford International DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, West Ham, and Chafford Hundred in around 2 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside) via Chatham Railway Station, Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), and West Thurrock, The Ship (West Thurrock) in around 2 h 32 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 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Strood to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Strood to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Strood to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Greenhithe, Railway Station to Chafford Hundred, Railway Station (Chafford Rail)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) to Chatham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Maidstone to West Thurrock Way (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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