How to travel from London to Dover

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from London to Dover

You can get from London to Dover by train, bus or flight.

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To get from London to Dover on Jun 01 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between London and Dover

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$1 - $27
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€24) • 1 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Southeastern

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 66 miles (107 km) between London and Dover. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Southeastern among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from London to Dover.

How to get from London to Dover

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from London to Dover, 55,24% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from London to Dover and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs: Travel from London to Dover

FAQs: Travel to Dover 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 London to Dover.

You can travel to Dover from London 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from London to Dover is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $1 (€1) compared to other travel options to Dover:

Taking a flight is about $8 (€7) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€8) for this route.

A flight is $26 (€23) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from London to Dover costing on average $27 (€24).

You should expect to travel around 66 miles (107 km) between London and Dover.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Dover:

  • Trains from London to Dover most often leave from London Victoria and arrive in Dover Priory.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Dover, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Dover by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for National Express from London to Dover for $9 (€8).
  • Travel with Southeastern for trains to Dover. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Southeastern London to Dover tickets on Omio for $27 (€24).

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Dover with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with National Express.
  • You can book a direct train with Southeastern.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Dover as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Dover from London.

Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Dover often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Loon-Plage, Calais or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Dover itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dover and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from London to Dover, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $9 (€8) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $1 (€1) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $27 (€24) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Dover online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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