There are 5 ways to get from Purley to Dymchurch by train, bus or car

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Train Southeastern, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Purley to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
  3. Take the bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Dymchurch, The Ship

$54 - $72

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Line 75 bus, bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 75 bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Lewisham Station 75
  2. Take the bus from Lewisham Station to Hythe, Red Lion Square 021 / ...

$18 - $23

3 alternative options

Train, line 10 bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Ashford International
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Hythe, Sir John Moore Avenue (Scanlons Bridge) 10 / ...

$48 - $64

Train Southern, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from East Croydon to Hastings
  2. Take the bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) 70
  3. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) 553 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Dymchurch, High Street (Car Park)

$59 - $88

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Dymchurch 64.9 miles

$13 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Dymchurch is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Dymchurch is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purley to Dymchurch. However, there are services departing from Purley Hospital and arriving at Dymchurch, High Street (Sea Wall) via West Croydon Bus Station, Lewisham Station and Hythe, Red Lion Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Purley and Dymchurch is 53 miles. The road distance is 64.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Dymchurch without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 51 min and costs £40 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Purley to Dymchurch, including transfers.

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Purley to Dymchurch bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at West Croydon Bus Station.

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Purley to Dymchurch bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hythe, Red Lion Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Dymchurch is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Purley to Dymchurch.

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There are 466+ hotels available in Dymchurch. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purley to Dymchurch.
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  • Distance: 52.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Purley, England and Dymchurch, England?

You can take a bus from Purley to Dymchurch via West Croydon Bus Station, Lewisham Station, and Hythe, Red Lion Square in around 4 h 43 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from London Bridge to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Dymchurch, The Ship
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Hythe, Sir John Moore Avenue (Scanlons Bridge)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp) to Dymchurch, High Street (Car Park)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from West Croydon Bus Station to Lewisham Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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 Lewisham Station to Hythe, Red Lion Square
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Rye, Railway Station (Post Office)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station (Post Office) to Lydd, Camp (Lydd Camp)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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