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There are 4 ways to get from Broadstairs to Birchington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Broadstairs to Birchington-on-Sea

$7 - $10

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Bus  •  28 min

  1. Take the bus from Broadstairs to Birchington-on-Sea National Express / ...

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Broadstairs to Birchington 6.9 miles

$21 - $26

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Broadstairs to Birchington 6.9 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Broadstairs to Birchington is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Broadstairs to Birchington is to train which costs £5 - £8 and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Broadstairs and arriving at Birchington-on-Sea. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Broadstairs and arriving at Birchington-on-Sea. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Broadstairs and Birchington is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Broadstairs to Birchington without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs £5 - £8.

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The train from Broadstairs to Birchington-on-Sea takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Broadstairs to Birchington bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Broadstairs station.

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Broadstairs to Birchington train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Broadstairs station.

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The best way to get from Broadstairs to Birchington is to train which takes 9 min and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Broadstairs to Birchington.
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Broadstairs, England and Birchington, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Broadstairs to Birchington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Broadstairs to Birchington every 3 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 28 min. Stagecoach in East Kent also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Broadstairs to Birchington-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $10
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 Broadstairs to Birchington-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Broadstairs, Pierremont Hall to Birchington-on-Sea, The Square
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Other operators
Taxi from Broadstairs to Birchington
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26

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Broadstairs to Birchington bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birchington-on-Sea station.

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Broadstairs to Birchington train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Birchington-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Broadstairs to Birchington is 7 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Broadstairs to Birchington.

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