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There are 5 ways to get from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, subway  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Victoria station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Maidstone East

$34 - $48

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Greenhithe, station X80
  3. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Gillingham (Kent)
  4. Take the bus from Gillingham, King Street to Maidstone East station

Line 22 bus, line 100 bus, bus  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 22
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station X80
  4. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station
  5. Take the bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station

Taxi  •  45m

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station 40.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  45m

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station 40.4 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45m.

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The quickest way to get from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station station. However, there are services departing from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road and arriving at Maidstone East station via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station, Lakeside, Bus Station, Bluewater, Bus Station and Chatham station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 21m.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Maidstone East Station is 19 miles. The road distance is 40.4 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station without a car is to train and subway which takes 2h 29m and costs £25 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station, including transfers.

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South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road station.

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South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Maidstone East station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station is 40 miles. It takes approximately 45m to drive from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Maidstone East Station. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station.
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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Maidstone East Station, England?

You can take a bus from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station, Lakeside, Bus Station, Bluewater, Bus Station, Chatham, Fire Station, and Chatham station in around 4h 21m.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to West Ham
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Chafford Hundred, Railway Station to Greenhithe, station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gillingham, King Street to Maidstone East station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham station to Maidstone East station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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