There are 6 ways to get from London Bridge to Margate by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Margate

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from London Elephant and Castle to Margate National Express / ...

$14 - $18

4 alternative options

Train via St Pancras International  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Margate

$47 - $71

Train via Ramsgate  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Ramsgate

$48 - $64

Bus Ouibus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Canterbury Londres > Canterbury > Douvres > Rotterdam > La Haye > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Margate, Beatrice Road (The Greenfinches) 8|the Breeze / ...

$15 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from London Bridge to Margate 74.7 miles

$16 - $24

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

Southeastern operates a train from London Bridge to Margate 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Bridge to Margate every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from St Pancras International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from London Bridge to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Margate, Beatrice Road (The Greenfinches)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Bridge to Margate?

The distance between London Bridge and Margate is 103 km. The road distance is 120 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Bridge to Margate?

The cheapest way to get from London Bridge to Margate is to bus which costs £10 - £12 and takes 3 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Bridge to Margate?

The quickest way to get from London Bridge to Margate is to drive which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £11 - £17.

Is there a direct train between London Bridge and Margate?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Bridge and arriving at Margate. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Bridge and Margate?

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 via London Elephant and Castle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from London Bridge to Margate?

The train from London Bridge to Margate takes 1 h 42 min including transfers and departs three times a day.