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Travelling from Gravesend to Maidstone by train

Fast trains from Gravesend to Maidstone take around 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 21 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gravesend and Maidstone.

Are there direct trains from Gravesend to Maidstone?

Journeys between Gravesend and Maidstone usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Gravesend to Maidstone every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

How long is the train journey from Gravesend to Maidstone?

The Gravesend to Maidstone train travel time is normally about 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Gravesend to Maidstone train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Maidstone is usually scheduled to depart Gravesend around 06:07 and the last train is around 22:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gravesend around 06:13, and the last at 22:17.

When to book Gravesend to Maidstone train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Gravesend to Maidstone by train.

Which train companies operate between Gravesend and Maidstone?

More than one train company operates on the route from Gravesend to Maidstone, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Southeastern
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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