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There are 4 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate by train or car

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Train via West Ham DLR Station  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ramsgate

$48 - $73

Cheapest option

Train #2  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Chafford Hundred
  2. Take the train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Rainham (Kent)
  3. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Ramsgate

$40 - $57

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Ramsgate

$53 - $82

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate 87.9 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate. However, there are services departing from Southend Central and arriving at Ramsgate via West Ham DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 27 min.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Ramsgate is 34 miles. The road distance is 87.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate without a car is to train which takes 2 h 27 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate, including transfers.

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Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate train services, operated by c2c, depart from Southend Central station.

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Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ramsgate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate.

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There are 501+ hotels available in Ramsgate. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate.
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  • Distance: 33.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 27 min

What companies run services between Southend-on-Sea, England and Ramsgate, England?

You can take a train from Southend-on-Sea to Ramsgate via West Ham, West Ham DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, and Stratford International in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Greater Anglia
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenhithe for Bluewater to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com

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