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.

Recommended option

Train, Tube  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Maidstone East

$34 - $48

Cheapest option

Line 22 bus, line 100 bus, bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 22
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) X80
  4. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
  5. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone East Railway Station

$27

3 alternative options

Line 22 bus, line 100 bus, bus, train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 22
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 100 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Greenhithe, Station Road (Railway bridge) X80
  4. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Chatham
  5. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone East Railway Station

$29 - $32

Taxi  •  45 min

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

$100 - $130

Drive  •  45 min

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

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

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 (Primary School) and arriving at Maidstone East Railway Station via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) and Chatham Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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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 Tube which takes 2 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min 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 (Primary School) station.

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

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

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There are 333+ hotels available in Maidstone East Station. Prices start at $70 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: 2 h 27 min

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 (Basil'n Bus Stn), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), Chatham, Fire Station, and Chatham Railway Station in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to West Ham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Chatham
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Greenhithe, Station Road (Railway bridge)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone East Railway Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Maidstone East Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
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
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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