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There are 5 ways to get from Rochester to Ashford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Ebbsfleet International  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Ebbsfleet International
  2. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International Eurostar

$27 - $41

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Bus, train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station 101 - Sapphire
  2. Take the train from Maidstone East to Ashford International

Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Ashford International

$40 - $60

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rochester to Ashford 26.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Ashford 26.9 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Ashford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Ashford is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rochester and arriving at Ashford International. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Ashford is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Ashford without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs £20 - £35.

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It takes approximately 51 min to get from Rochester to Ashford, including transfers.

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Rochester to Ashford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Rochester station.

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Rochester to Ashford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ashford International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Ashford is 27 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Rochester to Ashford.

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  • Distance: 23.2 miles
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Rochester, Medway, England and Ashford, England?

You can take a train from Rochester to Ashford via Ebbsfleet International in around 51 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Rochester to Ebbsfleet International
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Maidstone East to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Rochester to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$26 - $29
Premier
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rochester to Ashford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$70 - $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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