There are 4 ways to get from Watford to Ramsgate by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ramsgate

$45 - $82

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Bus, line 9 bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 022 / ...
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Ramsgate, Harbour 9

$26 - $45

2 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Elstree & Borehamwood to Rainham (Kent)
  2. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Ramsgate

$49 - $74

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Watford to Ramsgate 108.8 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Watford to Ramsgate is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Watford to Ramsgate is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Watford to Ramsgate. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Ramsgate via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Watford and Ramsgate is 82 miles. The road distance is 108.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Watford to Ramsgate without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £30 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Watford to Ramsgate, including transfers.

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Watford to Ramsgate train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from St Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from Watford to Ramsgate is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £30 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 9 bus, which costs £19 - £35 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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Watford to Ramsgate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Ramsgate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Watford to Ramsgate is 109 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Watford to Ramsgate.

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  • Distance: 81.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Watford, England and Ramsgate, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Watford to Ramsgate hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Watford to Ramsgate via London Euston, Euston Station, Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop), and Canterbury, Bus Station in around 4 h 23 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
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 Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Ramsgate, Harbour
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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