There are 5 ways to get from London to Hythe by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
  2. Take the bus from Folkestone Central Railway Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial) 10 / ...

$39 - $52

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Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Hythe, Red Lion Square National Express / ...

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train, line 10 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Ashford International
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road 10 / ...

$37 - $47

Bus via Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 007 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial) 16|Gold / ...

$18 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from London to Hythe 67.3 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd and arriving at Hythe, Red Lion Square. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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The distance between London and Hythe is 61 miles. The road distance is 67.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Hythe without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from London to Hythe, including transfers.

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London to Hythe bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd station.

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London to Hythe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hythe, Red Lion Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Hythe is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from London to Hythe.

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Map of how to get from London to Hythe.
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  • Distance: 60.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between London, England and Hythe, Kent, England?

National Express operates a bus from London to Hythe once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from London Charing Cross to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Folkestone Central Railway Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Hythe, Red Lion Square
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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