Travelling to University Centre Maidstone
Pounding the pavements? Our Maidstone Campus is only about 5-10 minutes walk from Maidstone West station, accessible either through the main driveway on Tonbridge Road, or by using Bower Mount Road/Oakwood Road.
MidKent College and Arriva are working together to ensure students have access to reliable, convenient bus services to and from the Maidstone Campus.
For further details and timetables online visit www.arriva.co.uk.
Maidstone is served by three railway stations – Maidstone East, Maidstone West and Maidstone Barracks. All three are easily accessible and on the routes of regular bus services which pass for the Maidstone Campus. Details of train times and routes can be found at each station and online at www.southeasternrailway.co.uk. The MKC Maidstone Campus is only about 5-10 minutes walk from Maidstone West station.
Discounts available include;
The 16-25 Railcard offers anyone within this age group, or 26+ and in full time education, a third off most rail fares throughout Great Britain. Visit www.16-25railcard.co.uk.
The Disabled Persons Railcard allows anyone registered disabled, and an adult companion traveling with them, to get a third off most rail fares throughout Great Britain www.disabledpersons-railcard.co.uk.
There is free parking available on site for bicycles, mopeds, motorbikes and cars. Cars, mopeds and motorbikes must display a valid MidKent College parking permit. Car parks can be accessed either through the main driveway on Tonbridge Road, or by using Bower Mount Road/Oakwood Road
University Centre Maidstone (UCM)
Travel Pass (for full-time students aged 16-18 only)
If you are under 19 before the start of your programme and live more than 3 miles from the MidKent College campus where you will study, you may be able to apply to your Local Authority for a reduced-price travel pass. To find out if you are eligible or to request an application form, contact your relevant Local Authority at:
Medway Council 01634 306000
Kent County Council (East Kent) 01227 772992
Kent County Council (Mid Kent) 01303 224325
Kent County Council (West Kent) 01474 564701