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Duration 5h 1m
Distance 245.1 miles
Average price £130
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dover and Rotherham takes 5h 1m and the fastest train takes 3h 37m. The train service runs several times per day from Dover to Rotherham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dover Priory
  2. London St Pancras International
  3. Rotherham
4h 6m
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£93 - £152

Dover to Rotherham train times

Trains run every four hours between Dover and Rotherham. The earliest departure is at 08:49 in the morning, and the last departure from Dover is at 22:49 which arrives into Rotherham at 08:43. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Rotherham Central via London St Pancras International and Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between Dover and Rotherham is 196 miles. The road distance is 245.1 miles.

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Dover to Rotherham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dover Priory station.

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Dover to Rotherham train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Sheffield station.

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