Duration 2h 15m
Distance 80.7 miles
Average price £70
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Rayleigh and Margate takes 2h 15m and the fastest train takes 1h 58m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Rayleigh 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. Rayleigh
  2. Stratford International
  3. Margate
2h 20m
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£48 - £89

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No, there is no direct train from Rayleigh to Margate. However, there are services departing from Rayleigh and arriving at Margate via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 20m.

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The distance between Rayleigh and Margate is 37 miles. The road distance is 80.7 miles.

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Rayleigh to Margate train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Rayleigh station.

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

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There are 588+ hotels available in Margate. Prices start at £75 per night.

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