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Duration 14 min
Distance 12.8 miles
Average price £11
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Herne Bay (Water) and Margate takes 14 min and the fastest train takes 13 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Herne Bay (Water) to Margate. 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. Herne Bay
  2. Margate
13 min
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£5 - £16

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Herne Bay and arriving at Margate. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Herne Bay (Water) and Margate is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.8 miles.

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Herne Bay (Water) to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Herne Bay station.

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Herne Bay (Water) to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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What companies run services between Herne Bay (Water) and Margate?

Southeastern operates a train from Herne Bay to Margate every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £5 - £16 and the journey takes 13 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
13 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £16

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