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Maidstone Town Centre to Grove Green

via Vinters Park (From 8th July 2018 Bearsted will be served by new Service 11)

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Service Overview

Revised times and route from 8th July 2018

We will be making changes to our services in the Maidstone and Malling area from 8th July. You can see more details here.

Services in the Bearsted area will be completely revised and Service 9 will run only between Maidstone, Vinters Park and Grove Green. Buses will run every thirty minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and there will be a new hourly service on Sundays.


New Service 11 will run from the Bus Station direct via Ashford Road to The Landway and Bearsted, replacing that section of the existing Service 9 route.

Madginford will be served by revised Service 4 which will run from the Town Centre every thirty minutes direct along Ashford Road and then via Madginford to Willington Street and Downswood.

In Maidstone Bus Station Service 9 buses will depart from Stop H4. Services 4 and 11 will depart from Stop J3.


Download and print our Service 9 timetable leaflet

You can download here our Service 9 timetable leaflet in PDF format. You can then print the complete booklet or just the pages you require.

School term and school holiday dates

Buses shown as running during school terms only or during school holidays only will run in accordance with the school term calendar set by Kent County Council.

Please see the bottom of this page for the dates that will apply during the months ahead.



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Service Details

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Route Map

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Maidstone Oakwood Park------Then
Maidstone The Poplars----------------------15:47------------
Maidstone St Michael's Church----------------------15:48------------
Maidstone Bower Lane----------------------15:50------------
Maidstone Terrace Road----------------------15:51------------
Maidstone Rocky Hill----------------------15:53------------
Maidstone The Cannon----------------------15:57------------
Maidstone Chequers Bus Station07:4508:2508:55255514:2514:5514:5515:1015:3015:5016:0316:3016:3017:0017:1017:5017:50
Maidstone Holland Road07:4708:2708:57275714:2714:5714:5715:1215:3215:5216:0516:3216:3217:0217:1217:5217:52
Vinters Park Claremont Road07:4808:2808:58285814:2814:5814:5815:1315:3315:5316:0616:3316:3317:0317:1317:5317:53
Vinters Park Mostyn Road07:4908:2908:59295914:2914:5914:5915:1415:3515:5416:0816:3516:3417:0517:1417:5517:54
Vinters Park Commodore Road07:5008:3009:00300014:3015:0015:0015:1515:3615:5516:0916:3616:3517:0617:1517:5617:55
Vinters Park Blendon Road07:5008:3009:00300014:3015:0015:0015:1515:3715:5516:1016:3716:3517:0717:1517:5717:55
Vinters Park Community Centre07:5108:3109:01310114:3115:0115:0115:1615:3815:5616:1116:3816:3617:0817:1617:5817:56
Vinters Park Emsworth Grove07:5308:3309:03330314:3315:0315:0315:1815:4015:5816:1316:4016:3817:1017:1818:0017:58
Vinters Park Maidstone Crematorium07:5508:3509:05350514:3515:0515:0515:2015:4316:0016:1316:4316:4017:1317:2018:0318:00
Grove Green Harvesters Way07:5908:3909:09390914:3915:0915:0915:2415:4716:0416:1416:4716:4417:1717:2418:0718:04
Grove Green Wagoners Close08:0008:4009:10401014:4015:1015:1015:2515:4816:0516:1516:4816:4517:1817:2518:0818:05
Grove Green St John's School08:0008:4009:10401014:4015:1015:1015:2515:4916:0516:1516:4916:4517:1917:2518:0918:05
Grove Green Threshers Drive08:0108:4109:11411114:4115:1115:1115:2615:5016:0616:1516:5016:4617:2017:2618:1018:06
Grove Green Tesco08:0308:4309:13431314:4315:1315:1315:2815:5216:0816:1616:5216:4817:2217:2818:1218:08
Grove Green TV Studios----------------------16:18------------
Maidstone New Cut Road----------------------16:21------------
Bearsted Spurway----------------------16:26------------
Bearsted Sandy Lane----------------------16:26------------
Bearsted Railway Station----------------------16:28------------
Bearsted Green----------------------16:28------------
Bearsted Mallings Lane----------------------16:30------------

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School term and school holiday dates

Buses shown as running during TERM TIME only will run during the following periods:

4th September to 20th October 2017, 30th October to 20th December 2017,
4th January 2018 to 9th February 2018, 19th February to 29th March 2018, 16th April 2018 to 25th May 2018, 4th June 2018 to 24th July 2018, 3rd September 2018 to 19th October 2018 and 29th October 2018 to 19th December 2018.

Buses shown as running during SCHOOL HOLIDAYS only will run during the following periods:

21st to 29th October 2017, 21st December 2017 to 3rd January 2018, 10th February 2018 to 18th February 2018, 20th March to 15th April 2018, 26th May 2018 to 3rd June 2018, 25th July to 2nd September 2018, 20th to 28th October 2018 and 20th December 2018 to 2nd January 2019.