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Travelling by train to the Maidstone Museum is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Maidstone Museum is Maidstone East, which is served by Southeastern services throughout the day. It's 5 minutes to the Maidstone Museum on foot. Simply walk east of the station, turn right onto Station Road, and then turn right again onto St Faith's Street.

The Maidstone Museum is full of wonders for all to enjoy. You'll find it jam-packed with a fascinating historic collection and intriguing displays, suitable for all ages.

Visit the Maidstone Museum website for opening information.


Whilst the current government advice is to only travel if your journey is essential, we will update this page as the situation changes. We will always provide official information on how to visit this attraction safely and responsibly by train.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not alw
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 20:00
Saturday 06:00 - 20:00
Sunday 07:45 - 20:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorMeteor Parking Ltd
Car parking spaces524
Carpark charges
Six Monthly£523.00
Three Monthly£262.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces50
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platform 1
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Platform 1 step free, Platform 2/3 accessed by road bridge. Ticket Office not step free, car park step free.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are not available

Departures and arrivals from Maidstone East

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Ashford InternationalSoutheastern21:592On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern22:041On time
to Ashford InternationalSoutheastern22:222On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern22:291On time
to Ashford InternationalSoutheastern22:592On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London VictoriaSoutheastern21:572On time
from Canterbury WestSoutheastern22:031On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern22:212On time
from Ashford InternationalSoutheastern22:281On time
from London VictoriaSoutheastern22:572On time
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