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There are 5 ways to get from Purley to Maidstone by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Maidstone East

$29 - $42

Cheapest option

Line 119 bus, train  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 119 bus from Waddon, The Colonnades Croydon Airport to Bromley South Station 119
  2. Take the train from Bromley South to Maidstone East

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Line 405 bus, train, line 7 bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 405 bus from Purley Tesco to Redhill Bus Station 405
  2. Take the train from Redhill to Tonbridge
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Tonbridge station to Maidstone, Terrace Road 7

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Purley to Maidstone 37.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Maidstone 37.5 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Maidstone is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Maidstone is to taxi which costs £130 - £160 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Purley to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Purley and arriving at Maidstone East via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Purley and Maidstone is 28 miles. The road distance is 37.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Maidstone without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £22 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Purley to Maidstone, including transfers.

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Purley to Maidstone train services, operated by Southern, depart from Purley station.

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Purley to Maidstone train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Maidstone East station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Maidstone is 38 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Purley to Maidstone.

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  • Distance: 27.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Purley to Maidstone via London Victoria in around 1 h 48 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Purley to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Redhill to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Maidstone East
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Bromley South to Maidstone East
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waddon, The Colonnades Croydon Airport to Bromley South Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Purley Tesco to Redhill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tonbridge station to Maidstone, Terrace Road
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Purley to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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