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Travel, train  •  1h 42m

  1. Travel from St Mary's Bay to Ebbsfleet International
  2. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to Rye

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Travel, train via Strood  •  2h 6m

  1. Travel from St Mary's Bay to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Ebbsfleet International
  3. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International
  4. Take the train from Ashford International to Rye

Travel, train, line 666 bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Travel from St Mary's Bay to Gillingham (Kent)
  2. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Faversham
  3. Take the line 666 bus from Faversham, station to Ashford International station 666
  4. Take the train from Ashford International to Rye

St Mary's Bay → Rye
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It is approximately 38 miles to get from St Mary's Bay to Rye.

The best way to get from St Mary's Bay to Rye without a car is to travel and train which takes 1h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 42m to get from St Mary's Bay to Rye, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from St Mary's Bay to Rye.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 42m

What companies run services between St Mary's Bay, England and Rye, East Sussex, England?

There is no direct connection from St Mary's Bay to Rye. However, you can take the travel to Ebbsfleet International, take the train to Ashford International, then take the train to Rye. Alternatively, you can take the travel to Strood, take the train to Ebbsfleet International, take the train to Ashford International, then take the train to Rye.

Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£15 - £22
1st Class
£22 - £35
Train from Strood to Ebbsfleet International
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £15
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£4 - £7
1st Class
£10 - £15
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Faversham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £20
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£7 - £11
1st Class
£13 - £20
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Faversham, station to Ashford International station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach South

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