There are 6 ways to get from Stratford to Maidstone East Station by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Southeastern, bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Chatham
  2. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone East Railway Station 101|Sapphire

$21 - $28

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Bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station) 774 / ...

$12

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Maidstone East

$38 - $54

Train Thameslink, bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Chatham
  3. Take the bus from Chatham Railway Station to Maidstone East Railway Station

$21 - $27

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford to Maidstone East Station 35.8 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Stratford to Maidstone East Station 35.8 miles

$7 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North and arriving at Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station) station. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford to Maidstone East Station. However, there are services departing from Stratford International and arriving at Maidstone East via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Stratford and Maidstone East Station is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Maidstone East Station without a car is to train and bus which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Stratford to Maidstone East Station, including transfers.

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Stratford to Maidstone East Station bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, depart from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North station.

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Stratford to Maidstone East Station train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Stratford International station.

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The best way to get from Stratford to Maidstone East Station is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 33 min.

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Stratford to Maidstone East Station bus services, operated by The Kings Ferry, arrive at Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station).

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Stratford to Maidstone East Station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Maidstone East station.

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Map of how to get from Stratford to Maidstone East Station.
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  • Distance: 29 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

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

You can take a train from Stratford to Maidstone East Station via Ashford International in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, The Kings Ferry operates a bus from Stratford to Maidstone East Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Chatham
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Ashford International to Maidstone East
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Chatham
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
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
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Maidstone, Rocky Hill (Maidstone West Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford to Maidstone East Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford to Maidstone East Station is 36 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Stratford to Maidstone East Station.

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