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Duration 2h 36m
Distance 104.9 miles
Average price £74
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dover takes 2h 36m and the fastest train takes 1h 53m. There is a train service every few hours from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train, subway

  1. Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3
  2. Paddington station
  3. St Pancras International
  4. Dover
2h 18m
£43 - £100

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover train times

Trains run hourly between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dover. The earliest departure is at 06:32 in the morning, and the last departure from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is at 22:47 which arrives into Dover at 00:41. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Thursday, August 13, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arriving at Dover Priory via Paddington station and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dover is 80 miles. The road distance is 104.9 miles.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover train services, operated by Heathrow Express, depart from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dover Priory station.

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There are 632+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at £75 per night.

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