There are 4 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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Tube, train  •  2 h 51 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 Margate

$45 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Victoria National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) National Express / ...

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate 106.4 miles

$22 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Margate 106.4 miles

$230 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate is to drive which costs £18 - £26 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Margate is 80 miles. The road distance is 106.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Terminal 4 station.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate.
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  • Distance: 80 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

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

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate via London Victoria and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 35 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Margate
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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