There are 4 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate 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 50 min

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

$46 - $72

Cheapest option

Line 033 bus, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 033 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 033 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Margate National Express / ...

$15 - $21

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

$240 - $330

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 Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and London Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Margate
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Margate
Estimated price
$240 - $330

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Margate is 128 km. The road distance is 170 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate is to line 033 bus and bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs £17 - £25.

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Margate via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Margate, including transfers.

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