There are 5 ways to get from Sittingbourne to Hastings by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Canterbury West  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to Canterbury East
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Hastings

$37 - $55

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Line 334 bus, line 5 bus, line 349 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 334 bus from Sittingbourne, Ufton Lane to Chequers Bus Station 333 / ...
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sandhurst, The Swan 5
  3. Take the line 349 bus from Sandhurst, The Swan to Bohemia, White Rock Gardens (Museum) 349

$20

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Hastings

$53 - $76

Taxi  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sittingbourne to Hastings 41.2 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Sittingbourne to Hastings 41.2 miles

$8 - $13

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No, there is no direct bus from Sittingbourne to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Sittingbourne, Ufton Lane and arriving at Bohemia, White Rock Gardens (Museum) via Chequers Bus Station and Sandhurst, The Swan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sittingbourne to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Sittingbourne and arriving at Hastings via Canterbury West and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Sittingbourne and Hastings is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Sittingbourne to Hastings without a car is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Sittingbourne to Hastings, including transfers.

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Sittingbourne to Hastings bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Sittingbourne, Ufton Lane station.

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Sittingbourne to Hastings train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Sittingbourne station.

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The best way to get from Sittingbourne to Hastings is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 334 bus and line 5 bus and line 349 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 16 min.

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Sittingbourne to Hastings bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hastings, arrive at Bohemia, White Rock Gardens (Museum) station.

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Sittingbourne to Hastings train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Hastings station.

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Map of how to get from Sittingbourne to Hastings.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Sittingbourne, England and Hastings, England?

You can take a train from Sittingbourne to Hastings via Canterbury East, Canterbury West, and Ashford International in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sittingbourne to Hastings via Chequers Bus Station and Sandhurst, The Swan in around 3 h 16 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sittingbourne to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Sittingbourne to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Ufton Lane to Chequers Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sandhurst, The Swan
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sandhurst, The Swan to Bohemia, White Rock Gardens (Museum)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sittingbourne to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Sittingbourne to Hastings is 41 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to drive from Sittingbourne to Hastings.

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