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from London to Dover

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Dover on Jan 24 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:30PMLondon3h20 08:50PMDover
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$111One-way
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10:30AMLondon3h10 01:40PMDover
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$101One-way
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06:30PMLondon3h15 09:45PMDover
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$111One-way
03:30PMLondon3h30 07:00PMDover
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$101One-way
01:30PMLondon3h15 04:45PMDover
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$101One-way

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Mon
Jan 24
$17Southeastern
$10National Express
Tue
Jan 25
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Wed
Jan 26
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Thu
Jan 27
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Fri
Jan 28
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Sat
Jan 29
$17Southeastern
$10National Express
Sun
Jan 30
$17Southeastern
$10National Express
Tue
Feb 1
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Fri
Feb 4
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Sat
Feb 5
$17Southeastern
$10National Express
Sun
Feb 6
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Tue
Feb 8
$43Southeastern
$12National Express
Wed
Feb 9
$17Southeastern
$12National Express
Thu
Feb 10
$44Southeastern
$12National Express
Sat
Feb 12
$43Southeastern
$12National Express

Travel Information to Dover from London

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€10) • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $40 (€33) • 1 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Southeastern

Travel 66 miles (107 km) by bus or train to Dover from London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Southeastern among others. Travelers can even take a direct 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

How do I get from London to Dover?

There are 2 travel options from London to Dover: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from London to Dover?

The cheapest way to travel from London to Dover is by taking a bus with an average price of $12 (€10).

This is compared to other travel options to Dover:

Taking a bus is usually $28 (€23) less than taking a train to Dover, which costs on average $40 (€33) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between London and Dover?

The fastest way from London to Dover is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 53 min.

There are alternative travel options to Dover that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 3 h 5 min.

What is the distance from London to Dover?

The distance from London to Dover is approximately 66 miles (107 km).

When traveling to Dover from London, where do I depart from London and where do I arrive in Dover?

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

  • Buses most often depart from London at London, Hammersmith Bridge Road and arrive in Dover at Dover, Pencester Road (stop X).
  • Trains mostly leave from London Victoria and tend to arrive in Dover Priory.

Which travel companies can take me from London to Dover?

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 $12 (€10).
  • 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 $40 (€33).

Is there a direct service from London to Dover?

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

  • You'll find direct trains with Southeastern.

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

Where should I go next after I travel to Dover from London?

Your trip from London to Dover doesn't have to end in Dover. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Calais, Paris or Canterbury. If you’d like to add Calais, Paris or Canterbury to your London to Dover tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Dover today!

How far in advance should I buy my London to Dover one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from London to Dover, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $12 (€10) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $40 (€33) one way on average.

But we recommend booking London to Dover tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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