Cheap bus tickets from Dover to London

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Cheapest

$13

Average

$13

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Dover to London will cost around $ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 13.

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06:25AMDover2h55 09:20AMLondon
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$131One-way
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09:15AMDover3h05 12:20PMLondon
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$131One-way
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02:15PMDover3h05 05:20PMLondon
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07:15AMDover3h05 10:20AMLondon
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$131One-way
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11:20AMDover3h00 02:20PMLondon
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$131One-way

Bus schedule from Dover to London

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06:25AMDover2h55 09:20AMLondon
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07:15AMDover3h05 10:20AMLondon
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09:15AMDover3h05 12:20PMLondon
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11:20AMDover3h00 02:20PMLondon
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Dec 5
$39Southeastern
$12National Express
Mon
Dec 6
$60Southeastern
$12National Express
Tue
Dec 7
$60Southeastern
$12National Express
Wed
Dec 8
$60Southeastern
$12National Express
Thu
Dec 9
$60Southeastern
$12National Express
Fri
Dec 10
$60Southeastern
$12National Express
Sat
Dec 11
$39Southeastern
$12National Express
Sun
Dec 12
$40Southeastern
$12National Express
Mon
Dec 13
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Tue
Dec 14
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Wed
Dec 15
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Thu
Dec 16
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Fri
Dec 17
$53Southeastern
$16National Express
Sat
Dec 18
$40Southeastern
$19National Express
Sun
Dec 19
$40Southeastern
$19National Express
Mon
Dec 20
$53Southeastern
$19National Express
Tue
Dec 21
$21Southeastern
$19National Express
Thu
Dec 23
$53Southeastern
$29National Express
Fri
Dec 24
$53Southeastern
$28National Express

Bus times from Dover to London

Showing times and prices for Dec 5

Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m

Average

3 h 3 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

108 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Dover for London every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 108 km distance in an average of 3 h 3 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
06:25AMDover2h55 09:20AMLondon
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$131One-way
2nd Fastest
11:20AMDover3h00 02:20PMLondon
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$131One-way
09:15AMDover3h05 12:20PMLondon
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$131One-way
02:15PMDover3h05 05:20PMLondon
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$131One-way
07:15AMDover3h05 10:20AMLondon
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$131One-way

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Bus Information to London from Dover

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$12 (€10)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Dover to London cover the 66 miles (107 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Bus companies

Travel with National Express from Dover to London

National Express buses will get you between Dover and London from $12 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Dover - London bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    When purchasing your National Express bus tickets from Dover to London, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses From Dover To London: Journey Details

    Buses offer a quick and convenient way to travel the 67 miles from Dover to London. National Express operates 11 direct services each day with the first leaving at 4:50 a.m. and the last departure at 8:00 p.m. Travel time ranges between 2 hours and 20 minutes and 3 hours and 10 minutes. The faster services make several stops including Dover Ferry Port, Whitfield, and Canterbury. The slower service calls at Folkestone, Hythe, Maidstone, and others.

    Taking the Bus from Dover

    Buses from Dover to London depart from Pencester Road near Market Square in the centre of town. cabs may be scarce but many Stagecoach bus routes pass along this road providing extensive connections to other destinations in the city and around Kent. Dover Priory train station is located some 10 minutes walk away. Coaches also call at Dover Ferry Port but do not visit the cruise terminal which is about 1 mile away. The Ferry Port coach stop has waiting rooms, cafes and other facilities.

    Getting into London by Bus

    London is a modern, cosmopolitan city with a rich and royal history and a wealth of attractions. Along with great shopping and dining, visitors can enjoy the many green parks, celebrated monuments, world-famous museums, art galleries, concert halls and theatres. Buses from Dover to London terminate at the capital's main transport hub of Victoria Coach Station. The adjacent Victoria Bus Station is a major terminus for London buses. Many bus routes pass by the front of the coach station including the 22, 211, 239, C1 and C10, along with the N11 and N44 night buses. Nearby Eccleston Place features a cab stand. Victoria mainline station, located 600 metres away, features the Gatwick Express and is on the Victoria, District and Circle underground lines.

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    Take the bus to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dover to London.
    FAQs
    How much does a cheap bus between Dover and London cost?
    Bus tickets from Dover to London for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $12 (€10)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a bus from Dover to London?
    If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dover to London bus to cost on average $12 (€10)  one way.
    How many miles is it from Dover to London by bus?
    The Dover to London bus distance is approximately 66 miles (107 km).
    How many hours is the bus time from Dover to London?
    On average the Dover to London bus travel time is 2 h 55 min  for the 66 miles (107 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    Which bus station from Dover to London do I depart from? Which London bus station from Dover do I arrive in?

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Dover Priory   and arriving in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

    Where is the bus station in Dover to go to London? Where is the bus station in London located?

    Passengers board the bus most frequently from Dover Priory, which is located around 0.6 miles (903 m) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road, located 4.5 miles (7.2 km) away from the city center.

    Which bus providers should I travel with from Dover to London?
    Take the Dover to London bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip to London from Dover as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How far in advance should I buy bus tickets from Dover to London for the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase bus tickets to London from Dover within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $12 (€10) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Dover to London a few months in advance.