How to travel from Dartford to Maidstone

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Travel Information between Dartford and Maidstone

distanceDistance17 miles (28 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$14 - $21
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $14 (€12) • 47 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $14 (€12) • 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBus or Thameslink

Travel 17 miles (28 km) by train or bus from Dartford to Maidstone. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Bus or Thameslink among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Dartford to Maidstone.

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How to get from Dartford to Maidstone by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Dartford to Maidstone is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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All travel companies: Train from Dartford to Maidstone

Thameslink and Southeastern will get you from Dartford to Maidstone at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

    FAQs: Travel from Dartford to Maidstone

    FAQs: Travel to Maidstone easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dartford to Maidstone.

    There are 2 ways to get from Dartford to Maidstone: train or bus.

    The cheapest way to go to Maidstone from Dartford is by taking a train, which costs on average $14 (€12).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Dartford to Maidstone:

    A train is $6 (€6) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $21 (€18) from Dartford to Maidstone.

    The fastest way to get to Maidstone from Dartford is by train with an average travel time of 47 min.

    Other travel options to Maidstone take longer:

    Bus takes 1 h 48 min on average.

    The distance from Dartford to Maidstone is approximately 17 miles (28 km).

    The average frequency per day from Dartford to Maidstone is:

    • Around 15 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Maidstone from Dartford as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dartford to Maidstone:

    • Most travelers catch their bus from Dartford, Home Gardens (Stop B) and arrive in Maidstone, King Street.
    • Most travelers take a train from Dartford to Maidstone East.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Dartford to Maidstone:

    • You can go to Maidstone from Dartford by train with Thameslink or Southeastern. You'll see cheap train tickets for $14 (€12) with Thameslink from Dartford to Maidstone on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Dartford to Maidstone with the following travel companies:

    • You can take a direct bus with.
    • You can take a direct train with.

    Direct services to Maidstone tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

    Many of our customers traveling from Dartford to Maidstone don't make Maidstone their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Maidstone are London, Canterbury, Stratford, Greenhithe or Stansted Mountfitchet, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Maidstone to any of these top destinations today!

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