There are 5 ways to get from Woolwich to Maidstone by train, 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  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Strood
  2. Take the train from Strood to Maidstone West

$24 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Maidstone Town Centre, King Street (Chequers Bus Station entrance) 021 / ...

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 96 bus, bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station 700|Sapphire

$17

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Woolwich to Maidstone 31.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Woolwich to Maidstone 31.5 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Woolwich, England and Maidstone, England?

You can take a train from Woolwich to Maidstone via Strood in around 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Woolwich to Maidstone twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Strood
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Train from Strood to Maidstone West
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Maidstone Town Centre, King Street (Chequers Bus Station entrance)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Woolwich to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Woolwich to Maidstone?

The distance between Woolwich and Maidstone is 40 km. The road distance is 50 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Woolwich to Maidstone?

The cheapest way to get from Woolwich to Maidstone is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Woolwich to Maidstone?

The quickest way to get from Woolwich to Maidstone is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £110 - £140.

Is there a direct train between Woolwich and Maidstone?

No, there is no direct train from Woolwich to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal and arriving at Maidstone West via Strood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

Is there a direct bus between Woolwich and Maidstone?

No, there is no direct bus from Woolwich to Maidstone. However, there are services departing from Woolwich, Nightingale Place and arriving at Maidstone Town Centre, King Street (Chequers Bus Station entrance) via Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Woolwich to Maidstone?

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Woolwich to Maidstone, including transfers.