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Travelling Around Tunbridge Wells

Tunbridge Wells the home town of the Eland Cables FISTF World Cup and the subbuteo world cup 2024 - Friday 20th September to Sunday 22nd September 2024

 If you are visiting Tunbridge Wells for the World Cup and all it's fringe events, then you will need to know how you can travel to Tunbridge Wells and once here, the easiest ways to travel around the town and to all the venues. below is all of the information you will need

Useful Links

Visit Tunbridge Wells - The Official Tourism Website for Tunbridge Wells - Website Link
Buses Around Tunbridge Wells - Follow the Link to Traveline Bus Service - Website Link

From the Airports to Tunbridge Wells and Around the Town


Closest Airports to Tunbridge Wells

Gatwick Airport - 45 Minutes Drive Away

Heathrow Airport - 60 Minutes Drive Away

London City Airport - 60 Minutes Drive Away

Stansted Airport - 1 hr 30 Minutes Drive Away

Luton Airport - 1 hr 30 Minutes Drive Away

Southend Airport - 1 hr 10 Minutes Drive Away

Southampton Airport - 1 hr 55 Minutes Drive Away

Birmingham Airport - 2 hr 45 Minutes Drive Away

Bristol Airport - 3 hr 10 Minutes Drive Away

Airport Rail Stations to Tunbridge Wells

Gatwick Airport Station - 1 hr 15 Minutes Train Ride Away

Heathrow Airport Station - 1 hr 55 Minutes Train Ride Away

London City Airport Station - 1 hr 34 Minutes Train Ride Away

Stansted Airport Station - 2 hr 15 Minutes Train Ride Away

Luton Airport Station - 2 hs 40 Minutes Train Ride Away

Southampton Airport Station - 2 hr 40 Minutes Train Ride Away

Southend Airport Station - 2 hr 50 Minutes Train Ride Away

Birmingham Airport Station - 3 hr 20 Minutes Train Ride Away

Bristol Airport Station - 4 hr 5 Minutes Train Ride Away

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Taxis Around Tunbridge wells

Taxi companies in the area are very reliable and one of the best options to move around quickly. Here are some of the companies that operate in Tunbridge Wells:

Royal Tunbridge Wells Taxis - Tel 01892 322892 Website Link

TW Kings Cars - Tel 07741 041 293 Website Link

AAA Taxis - Tel 01892 322611 Website Link

Tunbridge Wells Taxis Line - Tel 01892 322322 Website Link

Royal Cars Tunbridge Wells - Tel 01892 646646 Website Link

Tunbridge Wells 888 - Tel 01892 888888 Website Link

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Private Chauffeur Around Tunbridge Wells

T&I Executive Travel Service - Tel 07714 242890 Website Link

TW Apex Cars - Tel 01892 640641 Website Link

Kent Prestige Cars - Tel 01732 758814 Website Link


Travelling Around Tunbridge Wells by Bus

Details of Tunbridge Wells’ bus services and bus timetables can be found on the Traveline website. Bus service number 281 links High Brooms (the north of town) in Royal Tunbridge Wells with The Pantiles. For the Sports Centre take the number 7 bus from the Train Station.
The stop at the top you are likely to use is Tunbridge Wells Grosvenor Road which is in the Fiveways pedestrianised area outside of the shopping mall Royal Victoria Place. The route goes via the Railway Station as well. Get off at Chapel Place or The Pantiles for the nicest areas to visit. From 10am to approximately 5pm this Arriva bus runs every 10-15 minutes, up and down the hill. During the weekend, you can alternatively get a bus from Royal Victoria Place shopping centre or the War Memorial down to The Pantiles.

To plan you bus journey use this Traveline Website Link

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