There are 3 ways to get from Margate to Rochester by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Margate to Rochester

$23 - $35

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Margate to Rochester 46.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Margate to Rochester 46.6 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Margate, England and Rochester, Medway, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Margate to Rochester hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 58 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Margate to Rochester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Margate and Rochester is 61 km. The road distance is 75 km.

The cheapest way to get from Margate to Rochester is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Margate to Rochester is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £95 - £120.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Margate and arriving at Rochester. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

The train from Margate to Rochester takes 58 min including transfers and departs hourly.