Maidstone to Margate train

Cheap train tickets from Maidstone to Margate

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The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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Train schedule Maidstone to Margate

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Fastest train times from Maidstone to Margate

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62 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Maidstone for Margate every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Maidstone to Margate

distanceDistance38 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDB Southeastern

Trains from Maidstone to Margate cover the 38 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 54 min with our travel partners like DB Southeastern. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £11, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Maidstone East and arrive in Margate.

Train providers: Southeastern trains Maidstone to Margate

Travel from Maidstone to Margate from £11 with Omio’s train partners Southeastern! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.


Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Southeastern to Margate from Maidstone for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Southeastern train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Maidstone to Margate train with Southeastern (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Maidstone - Margate route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance to Margate from Maidstone by train is 38 miles (61 km). You can book tickets for this Southeastern train for as low as £11 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Southeastern tickets to Margate from Maidstone in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Southeastern Maidstone - Margate train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Travel Tips: Trains from Maidstone to Margate

Travel by train to Margate 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 Maidstone to Margate.
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Maidstone and Margate to cost as little as £11  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Maidstone to Margate train prices are on average £11  one way.
You should expect to travel around 38 miles  to Margate from Maidstone by train.
While the time it takes to travel 38 miles from Maidstone to Margate can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Maidstone to Margate is on average 1 h 54 min.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Maidstone East   and arriving in Margate.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Maidstone East, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre of Maidstone.

The most popular arrival train station, Margate, is located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre of Margate.

If you're looking for trains from Maidstone to Margate, you can rely on DB Southeastern to get you to Margate. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Maidstone to Margate journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Maidstone for Margate is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Maidstone at 05: 22. The last train leaves from Maidstone at 19: 05. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Maidstone to Margate and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you buy Maidstone to Margate train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £11. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Maidstone to Margate. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Maidstone is Maidstone East. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Maidstone East for your trip from Maidstone to Margate.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3303339232
Public transport options for Maidstone East
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station car park
Amenities at station
Public transport options for Maidstone Barracks
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Towards Maidstone West: Opposite the station entrance on Buckland Hill. Towards Strood: Outside the station, on Buckland Hill.

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