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London Victoria to Maidstone by train

It takes an average of 1h 7m to travel from London Victoria to Maidstone by train, over a distance of around 33 miles (53 km). There are normally 59 trains per day travelling from London Victoria to Maidstone and tickets for this journey start from £8.10 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 58m
PriceFrom £8.10
Distance33 miles (53 km)
Frequency59 trains per day
First train05:15
Last train23:27
Departure stationLondon Victoria
Arrival stationMaidstone
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsSoutheastern

London Victoria to Maidstone train times

Check out the next trains departing from London Victoria to Maidstone for Tuesday 12th July 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:40 12:44 1h 4m, 1 change
11:59 13:27 1h 28m, 2 changes
12:25 13:28 1h 3m, direct
12:59 14:27 1h 28m, 2 changes
13:25 14:28 1h 3m, direct
13:59 15:27 1h 28m, 2 changes
14:25 15:28 1h 3m, direct
14:40 15:44 1h 4m, 1 change
14:55 16:00 1h 5m, direct
15:25 16:23 58m, direct

Travelling from London Victoria to Maidstone by train

If you want to travel from London Victoria to Maidstone by train, you've come to the right place.

The train from London Victoria to Maidstone usually takes around 1h 6m to travel 33 miles (53 km). You can expect to find 46 trains running on this popular route per day. As soon as you board the train, you'll be able to make yourself comfortable and enjoy the journey as there are direct services available. The fastest train can get you there in just 55m. Operated by Southeastern, all trains on this route offer free WiFi, access to Southeastern’s onboard entertainment service – Se Motion – filled with TV shows and films, and even First Class seating on certain routes.

Want to get the best train deals? Travel Off-Peak – we’ll highlight the cheapest Off-Peak train tickets from London Victoria to Maidstone in our Journey Planner. If you’re travelling by train quite frequently, why not get a Railcard – you'll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.

If you want to know more about the journey from London Victoria to Maidstone by train, keep reading for timetable, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from London Victoria to Maidstone? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London Victoria to Maidstone take?

The average journey time by train between London Victoria and Maidstone is 1 hour and 7 minutes, with around 59 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London Victoria and Maidstone by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London Victoria to Maidstone is 58 minutes.

How much does the train from London Victoria to Maidstone cost?

Train ticket prices from London Victoria to Maidstone can start from as little as £8.10 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from London Victoria to Maidstone?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London Victoria to Maidstone without having to change trains. There are 59 direct trains from London Victoria to Maidstone each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from London Victoria to Maidstone leave?

The first train from London Victoria to Maidstone leaves at 05:15. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London Victoria to Maidstone leave?

The last train from London Victoria to Maidstone leaves at 23:27. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London Victoria and Maidstone by train?

Trains travelling from London Victoria to Maidstone cover a distance of around 33 miles (53 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Maidstone to London Victoria.

Cheap train tickets from London Victoria to Maidstone

Train tickets from London Victoria to Maidstone start at £8.10 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for London Victoria to Maidstone is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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