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Duration 1h 31m
Distance 77 miles
Average price £50
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between London and Dover takes 1h 31m and the fastest train takes 1h 4m. There is an hourly train service from London 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.


  1. St Pancras International
  2. Dover
1h 8m
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£35 - £65

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Pancras International and arriving at Dover Priory. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between London and Dover is 68 miles. The road distance is 77 miles.

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London to Dover train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from St Pancras International station.

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London to Dover train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dover Priory station.

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There are 594+ hotels available in Dover. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London and Dover?

Southeastern operates a train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory every 4 hours. Tickets cost £35 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 8m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £65

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