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Duration 7h 53m
Distance 395.9 miles
Average price £330
Frequency 10/day

Trip overview

The average train between Workington and Dover takes 7h 53m and the fastest train takes 5h 51m. The train service runs several times per day from Workington 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. Workington
  2. Carlisle
  3. St Pancras International
  4. Dover
6h 57m
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£158 - £467

Workington to Dover train times

Trains run every three hours between Workington and Dover. The service departs Workington at 22:27 at night, which arrives into Dover at 11:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Workington to Dover. However, there are services departing from Workington and arriving at Dover Priory via Carlisle and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 57m.

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The distance between Workington and Dover is 318 miles. The road distance is 395.9 miles.

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Workington to Dover train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Workington station.

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

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