There are 4 ways to get from Margate to Herne Bay by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Margate to Herne Bay

$9 - $13

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Line 36 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices to Herne Bay, Canterbury Road Corner (Cavendish Road) 36

$6

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Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Margate to Herne Bay 13.3 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Margate to Herne Bay 13.3 miles

$2 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices and arriving at Herne Bay, Canterbury Road Corner (Cavendish Road). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Margate and arriving at Herne Bay. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Margate and Herne Bay is 11 miles. The road distance is 13.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Margate to Herne Bay without a car is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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The train from Margate to Herne Bay takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Margate to Herne Bay bus services, operated by Regent Coaches, depart from Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices station.

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Margate to Herne Bay train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Margate station.

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The best way to get from Margate to Herne Bay is to train which takes 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 36 bus, which costs and takes 37 min.

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Margate to Herne Bay bus services, operated by Regent Coaches, arrive at Herne Bay, Canterbury Road Corner (Cavendish Road) station.

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Margate to Herne Bay train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Herne Bay station.

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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 13 min

What companies run services between Margate, England and Herne Bay, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Margate to Herne Bay every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Regent Coaches operates a bus from Margate to Herne Bay hourly. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Regent Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1227 794345
Email
info@regentcoaches.com
Website
regentcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Margate, Cecil Street Council Offices to Herne Bay, Canterbury Road Corner (Cavendish Road)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Margate to Herne Bay
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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Yes, the driving distance between Margate to Herne Bay is 13 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Margate to Herne Bay.

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