There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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

Tube, train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$40 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) 007 / ...

$15 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Dover Priory

$38 - $58

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover 104 miles

$22 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Dover 104 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dover is 80 miles. The road distance is 104 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Dover, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dover via London Victoria Coach Station and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 London Charing Cross to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Dover
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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