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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 6 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

Cheapest option

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 9 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 8 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

$32 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate 68.3 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate is to bus which costs £8 - £13 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 15 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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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate, including transfers.

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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 2 h 6 min.

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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 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Margate every 3 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
Hourly
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
53 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 1 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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Woolwich Arsenal to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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 8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
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 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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