There are 5 ways to get from Basingstoke to Dymchurch by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Folkestone Central

£59 - £109

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Bus  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Basingstoke to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury National Express / ...

£17 - £26

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Dover Priory
  3. Take the bus from Dover Priory station to Dymchurch, High Street

£63 - £115

Train, bus via Hastings  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Hastings
  3. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station to Dymchurch, High Street

£51 - £116

Drive  •  1h 52m

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Dymchurch 113.4 miles

£18 - £27

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The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Dymchurch is to bus which costs £17 - £26 and takes 6h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Basingstoke to Dymchurch is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basingstoke to Dymchurch. However, there are services departing from Basingstoke and arriving at Dymchurch, High Street via London Victoria Coach Station, Canterbury, Bus Station and Folkestone, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 42m.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Dymchurch is 92 miles. The road distance is 113.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Dymchurch without a car is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs £55 - £110.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Basingstoke to Dymchurch, including transfers.

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Basingstoke to Dymchurch bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Basingstoke station.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Dymchurch is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs £55 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £26 and takes 6h 42m.

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Basingstoke to Dymchurch bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basingstoke to Dymchurch is 113 miles. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Basingstoke to Dymchurch.

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  • Distance: 92.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Basingstoke, England and Dymchurch, England?

You can take a train from Basingstoke to Dymchurch via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, London Bridge station, London Bridge, Folkestone Central, Folkestone Central station, and Folkestone, Bus Station in around 4h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basingstoke to Dymchurch via London Victoria Coach Station, Canterbury, Canterbury, Bus Station, and Folkestone, Bus Station in around 6h 42m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Basingstoke to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£21 - £45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£21 - £27
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £45
Train from Basingstoke to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£19 - £40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£19 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£30 - £40
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£30 - £45
1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from London Victoria to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£35 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £65
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dover Priory station to Dymchurch, High Street
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Bus from Rye, Railway Station to Dymchurch, High Street
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
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 Basingstoke to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from London to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
Eurolines FR

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Things to do in Dymchurch

  • Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway

    The Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway (RH&DR) is a gauge light railway in Kent, England, operating steam and internal combustion locomotives. The 13+3/4 mi line runs from the Cinque Port of Hythe via Dymchurch, St. Mary's Bay, New Romney and Romney Sands to Dungeness, close to Dungeness nuclear power station and Dungeness Lighthouse.

  • Folkestone Harbour

    Folkestone Harbour is the main harbour of the town of Folkestone in Kent, England.

  • New Romney Station

    New Romney railway station is a station on the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway in New Romney, Kent, England. It has always been the headquarters location of the railway.

  • Leas Lift

    Originally installed in 1885, in Folkestone, Kent, the Grade II Listed Leas Lift is a funicular railway which carries passengers between the seafront and the promenade. It is one of the oldest water lifts in the UK.

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