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21 May
£65South Western Railway
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£55South Western Railway
25 May
£68South Western Railway

Travel Information between Southampton and Maidstone

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £53 • 2 h 52 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSouth Western Railway

Travel 87 miles (140 km) by train to Maidstone from Southampton. South Western Railway is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Southampton to Maidstone.

Travel Tips: Travel from Southampton to Maidstone

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 Southampton to Maidstone.

How do I go from Southampton to Maidstone?

Getting from Southampton to Maidstone includes taking a train.

What is the fastest way to Maidstone from Southampton?

Going by train is the quickest way from Southampton to Maidstone with an average travel time of 2 h 52 min.

How far is Maidstone from Southampton?

Maidstone is approximately 87 miles (140 km) away from Southampton.

How many services a day are there from Southampton to Maidstone?

The average frequency per day from Southampton to Maidstone is:

  • 16 trains per day.

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

When going from Southampton to Maidstone, where do I depart from Southampton and where do I arrive in Maidstone?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Southampton to Maidstone:

  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Southampton to Maidstone depart from Southampton Central to Maidstone East.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Southampton to Maidstone?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Southampton to Maidstone, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • South Western Railway can get you to Maidstone by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with South Western Railway from Southampton to Maidstone for £53 on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Maidstone from Southampton?

Your journey from Southampton to Maidstone doesn't have to end in Maidstone. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Luton. If you’d like to add London, Stansted or Luton to your Southampton to Maidstone trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Maidstone today!

How early should I buy Southampton to Maidstone tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Southampton to Maidstone, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a train ticket is on average £53 one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Southampton to Maidstone tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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