How to get from Margate to Sandwich

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Recommended option

Train  •  25 min

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 43 bus  •  33 min

  1. 43

$5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. 10.6 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  15 min

  1. 10.6 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  2 h 46 min

  1. 8.7 miles

What companies run services between Margate, England and Sandwich, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Margate to Sandwich every 2 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Margate to Sandwich hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Westwood, Bus Garage (Stagecoach depot) to Sandwich, Industrial Estate (Sandwich Industrial Estate)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Margate to Sandwich
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Margate and Sandwich is 12 km. The road distance is 17 km.

The cheapest way to get from Margate to Sandwich is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Margate to Sandwich is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs £24 - £29.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Margate and arriving at Sandwich. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Westwood, Bus Garage (Stagecoach depot) and arriving at Sandwich, Industrial Estate (Sandwich Industrial Estate). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

The train from Margate to Sandwich takes 25 min including transfers and departs every two hours.