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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 min

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

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 min

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

$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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea is to bus which costs £2 - £6 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea is to train which costs £3 - £6 and takes 3 min.

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

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

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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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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 15 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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Margate to Westgate-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14

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