How to travel from London to Margate

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Travel Information to Margate from London

distanceDistance65 miles (105 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$14 - $14
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€12) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $14 (€12) • 1 h 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Southeastern

Take a train or bus to travel 65 miles (105 km) to Margate from London. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Southeastern among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from London to Margate.

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from London to Margate

How to get from London to Margate by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from London to Margate is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

National Express
11:00AM2h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:55PMMargate, Marine Terrace
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
National Express
11:00AM2h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:55PMMargate, Marine Terrace
$191One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Southeastern
08:37AM1h30
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:07AMMargate station (MAR)
$791One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Southeastern
08:40AM1h43
London Victoria (VIC)
10:23AMMargate station (MAR)
$681One-way
0 transfers
Southeastern
09:10AM1h48
London Victoria (VIC)
10:58AMMargate station (MAR)
$681One-way
1 transfer
Southeastern
09:12AM2h46
London Bridge (LBG)
11:58AMMargate station (MAR)
$681One-way
3 transfers
National Express
12:30PM3h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:50PMMargate, Marine Terrace
$191One-way
0 transfers
National Express
12:30PM3h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:55PMMargate
$191One-way
0 transfers
National Express
12:30PM3h27
London, Victoria Coach Station
03:57PMCliftonville, Northdown Road
$191One-way
0 transfers

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Find the best route from London to Margate with National Express, Thameslink and Southeastern. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable route has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel 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 travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel 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 London - Margate travel: 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.

      FAQs: Travel from London to Margate

      FAQs: Travel to Margate 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 Margate.
      FAQs

      There are 2 travel options between London and Margate. You can take a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel to Margate from London is a bus with an average price of $14 (€12).

      This is compared to other travel options from London to Margate:

      A bus is () less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from London to Margate costing on average ().

      A bus is () less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from London to Margate costing on average ().

      A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train with an average ticket price of $14 (€12) from London to Margate.

      The quickest way to travel between London and Margate is by train, which takes on average 1 h 38 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 2 h 40 min.

      The London to Margate distance is around 65 miles (105 km).

      The average frequency per day from London to Margate is:

      • Around 5 buses per day.
      • Around 25 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between London and Margate as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Buses mostly leave from London, Victoria Coach Station and tend to arrive in Margate, Cliftonville Darwin Court.
      • Trains from London to Margate most often leave from London Waterloo and arrive in Margate.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Margate:

      • You can travel by bus from London to Margate with National Express or Megabus, and you can find National Express London to Margate tickets for $14 (€12) on Omio.
      • You can travel from London to Margate by train with Southeastern or Thameslink. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $14 (€12) with Southeastern from London to Margate.

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

      • 5 direct buses per day with National Express.
      • Direct trains with Southeastern with 22 direct trains per day.

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

      Looking to extend your trip from London to Margate? Many Omio customers who go from London to Margate usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Canterbury, London Victoria, Stratford or Greenwich. If you're looking to explore Canterbury, London Victoria, Stratford or Greenwich from Margate, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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