Duration 5h 43m
Distance 268.5 miles
Average price £180
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Paignton and Margate takes 5h 43m and the fastest train takes 4h 49m. There is a train service every few hours from Paignton 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.

Train • 5h 29m

  1. Newton Abbot
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Margate
5h 29m
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Paignton to Margate train times

Trains run hourly between Paignton and Margate. The earliest departure is at 12:20 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Paignton is at 18:52 which arrives into Margate at 00:40. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 43m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Paignton to Margate. However, there are services departing from Paignton and arriving at Margate via Newton Abbot, Paddington and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 29m.

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The distance between Paignton and Margate is 227 miles. The road distance is 268.5 miles.

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Paignton to Margate train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Newton Abbot station.

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Paignton to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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