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There are 5 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 7 bus, bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, The Cannon 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane to Chatham station 101 - Sapphire

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus, train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Rocky Hill 7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Maidstone West to Strood

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Tonbridge to Strood

$21 - $31

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 25.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway 25.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and arriving at Strood, Canal Road via Maidstone, Pudding Lane and Chatham station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells and arriving at Strood via Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and City of Rochester-upon-Medway is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway without a car is to line 7 bus and bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway, including transfers.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial station.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Tonbridge station.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is to line 7 bus and bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and City of Rochester-upon-Medway, England?

You can take a bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway via Maidstone, The Cannon, Maidstone, Pudding Lane, Chatham station, and Strood, Canal Road in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway every 2 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 51 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 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Tonbridge to Strood
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, The Cannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Pudding Lane to Chatham station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Rocky Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Chatham station.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Strood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway is 25 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to City of Rochester-upon-Medway.

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There are 357+ hotels available in City of Rochester-upon-Medway. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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