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

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Recommended option

Train, line 12 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Headcorn
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Town Hall 12

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dover to Tenterden 31.8 miles

$85 - $110

2 alternative options

Train, line 2 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Ashford International
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Ashford International station to Tenterden, Old Post Office 2 / ...

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Tenterden 31.8 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Dover to Tenterden is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Tenterden is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Dover and Tenterden is 27 miles. The road distance is 31.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Tenterden without a car is to train and line 12 bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Dover to Tenterden, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to Tenterden is 32 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Dover to Tenterden.

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There are 568+ hotels available in Tenterden. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Tenterden.
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  • Distance: 27.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

There is no direct connection from Dover to Tenterden. However, you can take the train to Headcorn, take the walk to Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt, then take the line 12 bus to Tenterden, Town Hall. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dover to Tenterden via Ashford International and Ashford International station in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Headcorn
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Dover Priory to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International station to Tenterden, Old Post Office
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Other operators
Taxi from Dover to Tenterden
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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