There are 4 ways to get from Sittingbourne to Maidstone by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 333 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 333 bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Vinters Park, Mostyn Road 333 / ...

$5

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Sittingbourne to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Maidstone West

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sittingbourne to Maidstone 12.4 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Sittingbourne to Maidstone 12.4 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Sittingbourne to Maidstone is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sittingbourne to Maidstone is to taxi which costs £27 - £35 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) and arriving at Vinters Park, Mostyn Road. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sittingbourne to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Sittingbourne and arriving at Maidstone West via Strood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Sittingbourne and Maidstone is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Sittingbourne to Maidstone without a car is to line 333 bus which takes 27 min and costs £4.

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The line 333 bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Vinters Park, Mostyn Road takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Sittingbourne to Maidstone bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, depart from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) station.

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

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The best way to get from Sittingbourne to Maidstone is to line 333 bus which takes 27 min and costs £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Sittingbourne to Maidstone bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Vinters Park, Mostyn Road station.

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Sittingbourne to Maidstone train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Maidstone West station.

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Map of how to get from Sittingbourne to Maidstone.
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  • Distance: 10.7 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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

Arriva Kent & Surrey operates a bus from Sittingbourne to Maidstone every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sittingbourne to Maidstone via Strood in around 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Sittingbourne 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 Strood to Maidstone West
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
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Vinters Park, Mostyn Road
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sittingbourne to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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