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Duration 8h 54m
Distance 471.3 miles
Average price £459
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Prestwick and Dover takes 8h 54m and the fastest train takes 7h 2m. The train service runs several times per day from Prestwick 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. Prestwick
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. St Pancras International
  4. Dover
8h 16m
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£194 - £639

Prestwick to Dover train times

Trains run every two hours between Prestwick and Dover. The earliest departure is at 05:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Prestwick is at 23:05 which arrives into Dover at 11:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Prestwick to Dover. However, there are services departing from Prestwick and arriving at Dover Priory via Glasgow Central and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 16m.

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The distance between Prestwick and Dover is 391 miles. The road distance is 471.3 miles.

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Prestwick to Dover train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Prestwick station.

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

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