There are 5 ways to get from London Bridge to Margate by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Margate

$30 - $50

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Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) National Express / ...

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Train via St Pancras International  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Margate

$44 - $66

Train, bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Ramsgate
  2. Take the bus from Ramsgate Railway Station to Margate, Alexandra Road 989 / ...

$45 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from London Bridge to Margate 74.7 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from London Bridge to Margate is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Bridge to Margate is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between London Bridge and Margate is 64 miles. The road distance is 74.7 miles.

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The train from London Bridge to Margate takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Bridge to Margate. However, there are services departing from London Bridge Borough High St and arriving at Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Bridge and arriving at Margate. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between London Bridge, Greater London, England and Margate, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London Bridge to Margate twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Bridge to Margate every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from St Pancras International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from London Bridge to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ramsgate Railway Station to Margate, Alexandra Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach)
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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