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Maidstone to Dartford by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    23:05
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    46m
  • Distance
    28 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr
  • Train operators

Travelling from Maidstone to Dartford by train

Fast trains from Maidstone to Dartford take around 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 28 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Maidstone and Dartford.

1. Are there direct trains from Maidstone to Dartford?

Journeys between Maidstone and Dartford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 28 departures on the route from Maidstone to Dartford 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 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Maidstone to Dartford?

The Maidstone to Dartford train travel time is normally about 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Maidstone to Dartford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Dartford is usually scheduled to depart Maidstone around 05:38 and the last train is around 23:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Maidstone around 07:01, and the last at 23:03.

When to book Maidstone to Dartford 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 Maidstone to Dartford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Maidstone and Dartford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Maidstone to Dartford, 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.

Dartford to Maidstone by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.