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There are 4 ways to get from Dover to Highcliffe by train or car

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Train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Hinton Admiral

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Train via New Milton, Whitefield Road Terminus #2  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to New Milton

2 alternative options

Train via New Milton, Whitefield Road Terminus  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to New Milton

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Dover to Highcliffe 170.9 miles

Dover to Highcliffe by train, walk and subway

The journey time between Dover and Highcliffe is around 4h 36m and covers a distance of around 181 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 22m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 37m. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service, London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Dover to Highcliffe service departs from Dover Priory and arrives in Hinton Admiral. Typically 48 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 14m
Layover time:
1h 22m
Total time:
4h 36m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 37m
Journey distance:
181 miles
Services per week:
48
Cheapest price:
£83
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:49
Last service departs at:
22:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dover to Highcliffe train, walk and subway schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Dover to Highcliffe is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Highcliffe is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Highcliffe. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Hinton Admiral via Euston station and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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It is 135 miles from Dover to Highcliffe. It is approximately 170.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Dover to Highcliffe without a car is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs £80 - £160.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Dover to Highcliffe, including transfers.

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Dover to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Dover Priory station.

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Dover to Highcliffe train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Hinton Admiral station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to Highcliffe is 171 miles. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Dover to Highcliffe.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Highcliffe.
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  • Distance: 135 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Dover, England and Highcliffe, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council, England?

You can take a train from Dover to Highcliffe via St Pancras International, Euston station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 4h 25m.

Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £65
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£35 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £65
Train from Dover Priory to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
£35 - £50
1st Class
£40 - £60
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Hinton Admiral
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£45 - £90
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £90
Train from London Waterloo to New Milton
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £85
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £85

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