There are 6 ways to get from Strood to Lydd by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 11 bus via Ebbsfleet International  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International Eurostar / ...
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Church (Cannon Street) 11

$33 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus, line 11 bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Maidstone, The Cannon to Ashford International Railway Station 10X
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Church (Cannon Street) 11

$23

4 alternative options

Bus, train, line 11 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Strood, Hawthorn Road to West Malling, Railway Station 149
  2. Take the train from West Malling to Ashford International
  3. Take the line 11 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Church (Cannon Street) 11

$27 - $33

Train, line 11 bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Ashford International
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Church (Cannon Street) 11

$49 - $69

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Strood to Lydd 47.5 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Strood to Lydd 47.5 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Strood to Lydd is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strood to Lydd is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strood to Lydd. However, there are services departing from Earl Estate, Elaine Avenue and arriving at Lydd, Church (Cannon Street) via Chatham Railway Station, Maidstone, The Cannon and Ashford International Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Strood and Lydd is 36 miles. The road distance is 47.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Strood to Lydd without a car is to train and line 11 bus which takes 2 h 6 min and costs £25 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Strood to Lydd, including transfers.

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Strood to Lydd bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Maidstone, The Cannon station.

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Strood to Lydd bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Lydd, Church (Cannon Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strood to Lydd is 47 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Strood to Lydd.

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There are 442+ hotels available in Lydd. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Strood to Lydd.
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  • Distance: 36 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Strood, England and Lydd, England?

You can take a bus from Strood to Lydd via Chatham, Fire Station, Chatham Railway Station, Maidstone, Pudding Lane (Medway Street), Maidstone, The Cannon, and Ashford International Railway Station in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Train from West Malling to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Rochester to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$26 - $29
Premier
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Lydd, Church (Cannon Street)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Maidstone, The Cannon to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Nu-Venture
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Bus from Strood, Hawthorn Road to West Malling, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
nu-venture.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Strood to Lydd
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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