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

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Bus  •  3 h 39 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, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) 102|the Wave

$21

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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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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings station to Dover. However, there are services departing from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station and arriving at Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) via Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) and Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 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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The distance between Hastings and Dover is 37 miles. The road distance is 46.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Dover without a car is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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

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

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

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The best way to get from Hastings to Dover is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 39 min.

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Hastings to Dover bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Dover.
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  • Distance: 37.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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 39 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 15 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, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 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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Yes, the driving distance between Hastings to Dover is 47 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Hastings to Dover.

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