There are 5 ways to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Dover Priory

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Ashford, Kent to Dover National Express

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 10 bus, bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Ashford, County Square to Hythe, Sir John Moore Avenue (Scanlons Bridge) 10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hythe Light Railway Station to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) 102|the Wave / ...

$14

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) 23.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) 23.5 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Ashford, England and Dover Castle (Station), England?

Southeastern operates a train from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford, County Square to Hythe, Sir John Moore Avenue (Scanlons Bridge)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hythe Light Railway Station to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station)?

The distance between Ashford and Dover Castle (Station) is 31 km. The road distance is 38 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station)?

The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station)?

The quickest way to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs £50 - £60.

Is there a direct train between Ashford and Dover Castle (Station)?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ashford International and arriving at Dover Priory. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

Is there a direct bus between Ashford and Dover Castle (Station)?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ashford, Kent and arriving at Dover. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station)?

The train from Ashford International to Dover Priory takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.