There are 6 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from St John's, East Cliff Road to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro) 77 / ...

$7

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to Sevenoaks
  2. Take the train from Otford to West Malling

$23 - $32

Bus Arriva Kent & Surrey  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Mereworth, School (Seven Mile Lane) 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mereworth, School (Seven Mile Lane) to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro) 77 / ...

$9

Line 7 bus, bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station) 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Maidstone West Railway Station to West Malling, Town Hill (Railway Bridge) 570 / ...

$11

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling 15.7 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling 15.7 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St John's, East Cliff Road and arriving at West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro). Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells and arriving at West Malling via Sevenoaks and Otford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and West Malling is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £6.

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The bus from St John's, East Cliff Road to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro) takes 1 h 6 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling bus services, operated by Nu-Venture, depart from St John's, East Cliff Road station.

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Map of how to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling.
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  • Distance: 13 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and West Malling, England?

Nu-Venture operates a bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling via Sevenoaks and Otford in around 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tunbridge Wells to Sevenoaks
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Otford to West Malling
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Bus operators
Nu-Venture
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from St John's, East Cliff Road to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Mereworth, School (Seven Mile Lane)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Mereworth, School (Seven Mile Lane) to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone West Railway Station to West Malling, Town Hill (Railway Bridge)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Brookline
Phone
+44 1732 845656
Email
info@brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Website
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, Bennett Memorial School Grounds to West Malling, Town Hill (Railway Bridge)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
brooklinecoaches.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St John's, East Cliff Road to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Mereworth, School (Seven Mile Lane)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Mereworth, School (Seven Mile Lane) to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone West Railway Station to West Malling, Town Hill (Railway Bridge)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Autocar Bus & Coach Services
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Mereworth, School (Seven Mile Lane) to West Malling, High Street (Tesco Metro)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Tunbridge Wells to West Malling
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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