There are 5 ways to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Margate

$44 - $65

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Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) National Express / ...

$12 - $17

3 alternative options

Train via Gillingham (Kent)  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Woolwich Arsenal to Gillingham (Kent)
  2. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Margate

$33 - $46

Line 96 bus, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Margate

$33 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate 68.3 miles

$14 - $22

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No, there is no direct bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station station to Margate. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal Station and arriving at Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) via Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Woolwich Arsenal Station station to Margate. However, there are services departing from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station and arriving at Margate via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station and Margate is 58 miles. The road distance is 68.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate without a car is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate, including transfers.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue station.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Woolwich Arsenal station.

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The best way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate is to train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 11 min.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach) station.

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Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Margate station.

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Map of how to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate.
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  • Distance: 57.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Woolwich Arsenal Station, England and Margate, England?

You can take a train from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate via Stratford International DLR Station and Stratford International in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Margate
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Rochester to Margate
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Margate, Marine Terrace (Beach)
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate.

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