There are 4 ways to get from Canary Wharf to Margate by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Margate

$40 - $60

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Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from New Cross Gate Station to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) National Express / ...

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Gillingham, Victoria Street (Gillingham Rail Station) 722
  2. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Margate

$32 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Canary Wharf to Margate 72.8 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Canary Wharf to Margate is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canary Wharf to Margate is to train which costs £30 - £45 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New Cross Gate Station station and arriving at Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stratford International and arriving at Margate. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Canary Wharf and Margate is 62 miles. The road distance is 72.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Margate without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £30 - £45.

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The train from Stratford International to Margate takes 1 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Canary Wharf to Margate bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at New Cross Gate Station.

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Canary Wharf to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Stratford International station.

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The best way to get from Canary Wharf to Margate is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Canary Wharf to Margate.
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  • Distance: 61.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Canary Wharf, England and Margate, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canary Wharf to Margate hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Canary Wharf to Margate every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Margate
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
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 New Cross Gate Station to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
The Kings Ferry
Phone
+44 1634 377577
Email
sales@thekingsferry.co.uk
Website
thekingsferry.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Gillingham, Victoria Street (Gillingham Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
thekingsferry.co.uk

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Canary Wharf to Margate bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) station.

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Canary Wharf to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canary Wharf to Margate is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Canary Wharf to Margate.

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