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

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

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

$29 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) 100|the Wave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Dover Priory Railway Station 102|the Wave

$21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Dover 46.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Hastings to Dover 46.9 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Dover is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Dover is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 1 h.

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The distance between Hastings and Dover is 37 miles. The road distance is 46.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Hastings to Dover, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings station to Dover station. However, there are services departing from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Dover Priory Railway Station via Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) and Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hastings to Dover. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Dover Priory via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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

You can take a train from Hastings to Dover via Ashford International in around 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Dover via Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) and Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Dover Priory Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hastings to Dover
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk

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