There are 4 ways to get from Faversham to Margate by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Faversham to Margate

$14 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Faversham, North Lane (Co-op) to Canterbury, Bus Station 3|the Hop / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices 8|the Breeze / ...

$13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Faversham to Margate 24.4 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Faversham to Margate 24.4 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Faversham, England and Margate, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Faversham to Margate every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Faversham to Margate via Canterbury, Bus Station in around 1 h 32 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Faversham, North Lane (Co-op) to Canterbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Faversham to Margate
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Faversham to Margate?

The distance between Faversham and Margate is 35 km. The road distance is 39 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Faversham to Margate?

The cheapest way to get from Faversham to Margate is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Faversham to Margate?

The quickest way to get from Faversham to Margate is to taxi which takes 29 min and costs £50 - £65.

Is there a direct train between Faversham and Margate?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Faversham and arriving at Margate. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

Is there a direct bus between Faversham and Margate?

No, there is no direct bus from Faversham to Margate. However, there are services departing from Faversham, North Lane (Co-op) and arriving at Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices via Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Faversham to Margate?

The train from Faversham to Margate takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.