There are 5 ways to get from Dover to Bodiam Castle 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, line 349 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Hastings
  3. Take the line 349 bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Bodiam, Castle Inn 349

$35 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, line 5 bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Maidstone, King Street (Boots) 021 / ...
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Hawkhurst, All Saints Road 5

$20 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) 102|the Wave
  2. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Baldslow Post Office 100|the Wave / ...

$28

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dover to Bodiam Castle 42.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Bodiam Castle 42.3 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Bodiam Castle is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Bodiam Castle is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Dover and Bodiam Castle is 35 miles. The road distance is 42.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Dover to Bodiam Castle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Bodiam Castle. However, there are services departing from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) and arriving at Bodiam, Castle Inn via Chequers Bus Station and Hawkhurst, All Saints Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Dover, England and Bodiam Castle, England?

You can take a bus from Dover to Bodiam Castle via Maidstone, King Street (Boots), Chequers Bus Station, Hawkhurst, All Saints Road, and Bodiam, Castle Inn in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Bodiam, Castle Inn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Baldslow Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) to Maidstone, King Street (Boots)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Hawkhurst, All Saints Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dover to Bodiam Castle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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