There are 4 ways to get from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea by train, bus, taxi or foot

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Train  •  3 min

  1. Take the train from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the bus from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to Westgate-on-Sea, Library 34 / ...

$2 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea 2.7 miles

$11 - $14

Walk  •  54 min

  1. Walk from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea 2.8 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) and arriving at Westgate-on-Sea, Library. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Margate and arriving at Westgate-on-Sea. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 3 min.

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The distance between Margate and Westgate-on-Sea is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 3 min and costs .

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The train from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea takes 3 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Margate to Westgate-on-Sea bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) station.

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Margate to Westgate-on-Sea train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Margate station.

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The best way to get from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea is to train which takes 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 min.

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Margate to Westgate-on-Sea bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Westgate-on-Sea, Library station.

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Margate to Westgate-on-Sea train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Westgate-on-Sea station.

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Map of how to get from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 2.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 min

What companies run services between Margate, England and Westgate-on-Sea, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 3 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 11 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to Westgate-on-Sea, Library
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Regent Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1227 794345
Email
info@regentcoaches.com
Website
regentcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to Westgate-on-Sea, Library
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
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 Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) to Westgate-on-Sea, Library
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14

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