Duration 2h 38m
Distance 39.3 miles
Average price £46
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Rye and Whitstable takes 2h 38m and the fastest train takes 1h 53m. There is a train service every few hours from Rye to Whitstable. 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. Rye
  2. Ashford International
  3. Broadstairs
  4. Whitstable
2h 8m
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£29 - £65

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No, there is no direct train from Rye to Whitstable. However, there are services departing from Rye and arriving at Whitstable via Ashford International and Broadstairs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between Rye and Whitstable is 31 miles. The road distance is 39.3 miles.

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Rye to Whitstable train services, operated by Southern, depart from Rye station.

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Rye to Whitstable train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Whitstable station.

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