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There are 4 ways to get from Dover to Hastings by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Hastings

$29 - $42

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Bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover Priory station to Rye, Railway Station 102 - the Wave
  2. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station to Hastings Town Centre, station 100 - the Wave / ...

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dover to Hastings 47.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Hastings 47.2 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Dover to Hastings is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Hastings is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover station to Hastings station. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory station and arriving at Hastings Town Centre, station via Rye, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Hastings. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Hastings via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Dover and Hastings is 37 miles. The road distance is 47.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Hastings without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £21 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Dover to Hastings, including transfers.

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Dover to Hastings bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Dover Priory station.

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Dover to Hastings train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dover Priory station.

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The best way to get from Dover to Hastings is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £21 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Hastings.
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  • Distance: 37.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Dover, England and Hastings, England?

You can take a train from Dover to Hastings via Ashford International in around 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Hastings via Rye, Railway Station in around 3 h 17 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dover Priory station to Rye, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station to Hastings Town Centre, station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dover to Hastings
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Dover to Hastings bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hastings, arrive at Hastings Town Centre, station.

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Dover to Hastings train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Hastings station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to Hastings is 47 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Dover to Hastings.

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