Dover to London bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Dover to London

Showing times and prices for 18 Jul

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The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Dover to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
04:253h55
Dover
08:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£141One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
National Express
13:253h25
Dover
16:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
07:553h25
Dover
11:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£261One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableDover to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 July
National Express
04:253h55
Dover
08:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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National Express
07:553h25
Dover
11:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
13:253h25
Dover
16:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Dover to London

Showing times and prices for 18 Jul

Fastest Journey

3 h 25 m

Average

3 h 35 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

108 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Dover for London every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
07:553h25
Dover
11:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£261One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
13:253h25
Dover
16:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£141One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
04:253h55
Dover
08:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£141One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Dover to London

distanceDistance66 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€18)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Southeastern

Coaches from Dover to London cover the 66 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express or Southeastern. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £16, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Dover, P& O Ferry and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express and Southeastern Dover to London

National Express and Southeastern coaches will get you to London from Dover from £10. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches 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 traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches 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 coach: 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.

Dover to London coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 40 min
  • Cheapest Price: £10

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.

FAQs: Dover to London coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Dover to London with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Dover to London.
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Cheap coach tickets from Dover to London can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Dover to London is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time to London from Dover is on average 2 h 40 min   for the 66 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to London from Dover by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Dover to London leaves at 06: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Dover to London leaves at 19: 55.
For the best Dover to London coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Southeastern. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Dover to London to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Dover, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Dover, P&O Ferry, Dover, Pencester Road (Town Centre) and Dover, Eastern Docks (DFDS Ferry). When arriving in London, you can end your trip in coach stations like London, Victoria Coach Station, London, Golders Green Station and London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 2 & 3.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Dover, P& O Ferry, which is located around 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at London, Victoria Coach Station, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to London from Dover is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Dover to London by coach is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Dover and London including taking a coach or train.

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