There are 6 ways to get from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Whitstable to Bromley South
  2. Take the train from Orpington to Tunbridge Wells

$42 - $63

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Line 638 bus, line 333 bus, line 7 bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 638 bus from Whitstable, Harbour Street (Albert Street) to Faversham, Railway Station (Co-op) 638 / ...
  2. Take the line 333 bus from Faversham, Railway Station to Chequers Bus Station 333
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...

$22

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Line 334 bus, line 7 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 334 bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Chequers Bus Station 334 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...

$25 - $29

Line 333 bus, line 7 bus  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 333 bus from Faversham, Railway Station to Chequers Bus Station 333
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 7 / ...

$24 - $26

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells 44.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells 44.9 miles

$9 - $14

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No, there is no direct bus from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Whitstable, Harbour Street (Albert Street) and arriving at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial via Faversham, Railway Station and Chequers Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Whitstable and arriving at Tunbridge Wells via Bromley South and Orpington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Whitstable and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 37 miles. The road distance is 44.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells, including transfers.

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Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Regent Coaches, depart from Whitstable, Harbour Street (Albert Street) station.

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Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Whitstable station.

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The best way to get from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 334 bus and line 7 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 27 min.

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Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial station.

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Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Tunbridge Wells station.

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Map of how to get from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells.
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  • Distance: 36.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Whitstable, England and Royal Tunbridge Wells, England?

You can take a train from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Bromley South and Orpington in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Sittingbourne, Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum), and Chequers Bus Station in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Whitstable to Bromley South
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Orpington to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) to Chequers Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Faversham, Railway Station to Chequers Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Regent Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1227 794345
Email
info@regentcoaches.com
Website
regentcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Whitstable, Harbour Street (Albert Street) to Faversham, Railway Station (Co-op)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells is 45 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Whitstable to Royal Tunbridge Wells.

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