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Wateringbury Railway Station serves the village of Wateringbury, not far from Maidstone, with regular Southeastern trains operating on the Medway Valley Line. In typical off-peak hours, trains from Wateringbury run every hour to Paddock Wood and Tonbridge one way (from platform 1) and Strood the other (from platform 2); connections to London are available at either of the two latter stations. Alternatively, those requiring onward travel may change at Maidstone Barracks and walk to Maidstone East.  

Known for its fine Grade II-listed station building constructed in the Tudor style, Wateringbury is a historic station that is today largely quiet but functional. Cycle stands are provided near the station, and there are self-service ticket machines provided for customers wishing to purchase or collect tickets. Train running information is provided on digital arrival screens, and there are basic waiting shelters with seating installed on the staggered platforms. There is step-free accessibility to platform 2 only. 

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Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Arrival screens
Nearest station with more facilities

The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Wateringbury are:

  • Maidstone
  • Beltring
  • East Malling
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 operatorSoutheastern
Car parking spaces25
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces4
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessPart of station
Step-free access notes

Platform 2 only wheelchair accessible. Nearest alternative stations are Maidstone East/West or Paddock Wood.

Ramps for train accessUnavailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are not available

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Departures and arrivals from Wateringbury

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Wateringbury station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Strood (Kent)Southeastern18:222On time
to Paddock WoodSoutheastern18:381On time
to Strood (Kent)Southeastern19:222On time
to TonbridgeSoutheastern19:361On time
to Strood (Kent)Southeastern20:222On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Paddock WoodSoutheastern18:222On time
from Strood (Kent)Southeastern18:381On time
from Paddock WoodSoutheastern19:222On time
from Strood (Kent)Southeastern19:361On time
from TonbridgeSoutheastern20:222On time
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