There are 4 ways to get from London to Dover by train, bus, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Dover 77.5 miles

$7 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) 007 / ...

$10 - $14

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover 79.3 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Dover is to rideshare which costs £6 - £15 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Dover is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £28 - £40.

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The distance between London and Dover is 109 km. The road distance is 127 km.

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The train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and arriving at Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Pancras International and arriving at Dover Priory. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Dover, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London to Dover hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Dover every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Dover
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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