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There are 4 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate by train, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Margate

$62 - $91

Cheapest option

Train via Ebbsfleet International station  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Margate

$44 - $70

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate 85 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Margate 85 miles

$180 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport and arriving at Margate via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Margate is 32 miles. The road distance is 85 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate without a car is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate, including transfers.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Southend Airport station.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate is 85 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate.

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There are 440+ hotels available in Margate. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate.
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  • Distance: 32.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Southend Airport (SEN), England and Margate, England?

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Margate via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Margate
Estimated price
$180 - $250

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