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There are 4 ways to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Dover Priory

$13 - $19

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Bus  •  1 h 6 min

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

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

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

$65 - $80

Drive  •  28 min

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

$5 - $8

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

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

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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.

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

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The distance between Ashford and Dover Castle (Station) is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs £10 - £15.

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

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Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Ashford, Kent station.

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Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Ashford International station.

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The best way to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) is to train which takes 50 min and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station).
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  • Distance: 19.5 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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 $13 - $19 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 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
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Ashford, Kent to Dover
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dover station.

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Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Dover Priory station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ashford to Dover Castle (Station) is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Ashford to Dover Castle (Station).

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There are 502+ hotels available in Dover Castle (Station). Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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