The cheapest buses from Dover to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Nov

Cheapest

£9

Average

£9

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 £ 9 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 9.

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11:20Dover3h00 14:20London
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£91One-way
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14:25Dover2h55 17:20London
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£91One-way
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18:10Dover3h10 21:20London
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05:25Dover3h55 09:20London
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£91One-way
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07:15Dover3h05 10:20London
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£91One-way

Timetable Dover to London

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05:25Dover3h55 09:20London
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07:15Dover3h05 10:20London
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09:15Dover3h05 12:20London
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11:20Dover3h00 14:20London
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14:25Dover2h55 17:20London
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Mon
29 Nov
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Tue
30 Nov
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Wed
1 Dec
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Thu
2 Dec
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Fri
3 Dec
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Sat
4 Dec
£29Southeastern
£9National Express
Sun
5 Dec
£30Southeastern
£9National Express
Mon
6 Dec
£44Southeastern
£9National Express
Tue
7 Dec
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Wed
8 Dec
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Thu
9 Dec
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Fri
10 Dec
£45Southeastern
£9National Express
Sat
11 Dec
£11Southeastern
£9National Express
Sun
12 Dec
£30Southeastern
£9National Express
Mon
13 Dec
£39Southeastern
£9National Express
Wed
15 Dec
£40Southeastern
£9National Express
Thu
16 Dec
£40Southeastern
£9National Express
Fri
17 Dec
£39Southeastern
£12National Express
Sat
18 Dec
£30Southeastern
£14National Express

The fastest buses from Dover to London

Showing times and prices for 29 Nov

Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m

Average

3 h 11 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 11 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 55 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
14:25Dover2h55 17:20London
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£91One-way
2nd Fastest
11:20Dover3h00 14:20London
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£91One-way
07:15Dover3h05 10:20London
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£91One-way
09:15Dover3h05 12:20London
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£91One-way
18:10Dover3h10 21:20London
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£91One-way

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Coach Information to London from Dover

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€10)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches 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 coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £9, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.

Coach companies

National Express coaches from Dover to London

For as little as £9 you can travel by coach from Dover to London with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between Dover and London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Dover and London:

    • 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 108 kilometres 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. Taxis 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 1.4 kilometres 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 taxi 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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    FAQs
    How much does a cheap coach to London from Dover cost?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Dover and London for the next 7 days starting from £9  one way.
    How much is a coach ticket from Dover to London?
    If you’re looking to buy your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Dover to London coach price to come in at an average of £9  one way.
    What is the distance to London from Dover by coach?
    The Dover to London coach distance is approximately 66 miles (107 km).
    How many hours does it take from Dover to London by coach?
    The Dover to London coach duration is on average 2 h 55 min, which is to be expected when travelling 66 miles (107 km) between Dover and London. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
    What station does the Dover to London coach leave from? Which London coach station do I come into from Dover?

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

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

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, Dover Priory, located approximately 0.6 miles (903 m) from the city centre of Dover. The most popular arrival coach station in London, called London, Hammersmith Bridge Road, is located around 4.5 miles (7.2 km) away from its city centre.

    Which coach companies can get me from Dover to London?
    For the route from Dover to London you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to London from Dover on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    When should I purchase Dover London coach tickets to score the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase coach tickets between Dover and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £9 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Dover to London a few months in advance.