There are 4 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 (The Castle Inn) 349

$37 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) to Lydd, Camp (Shelter) 100|the Wave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lydd, Camp (Shelter) to Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station 100|the Wave / ...

$25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  55 min

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

$120 - $150

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Bodiam Castle 42.3 miles

$9 - $14

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

You can take a bus from Dover to Bodiam Castle via Lydd, Camp (Shelter), Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station, and Bodiam, Castle Inn (The Castle Inn) in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Bodiam, Castle Inn (The Castle Inn)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lydd, Camp (Shelter) to Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) to Lydd, Camp (Shelter)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dover to Bodiam Castle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dover to Bodiam Castle?

The distance between Dover and Bodiam Castle is 55 km. The road distance is 68 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dover to Bodiam Castle?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Dover to Bodiam Castle?

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

Is there a direct bus between Dover and Bodiam Castle?

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Bodiam Castle. However, there are services departing from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) and arriving at Bodiam, Castle Inn (The Castle Inn) via Lydd, Camp (Shelter) and Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Dover to Bodiam Castle?

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