London to Dover coach

Cheap bus tickets from London to Dover

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£7

Average

£8

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.

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19:30London3h20 22:50Dover
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£71One-way
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22:30London3h00 01:30Dover
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£71One-way
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13:30London2h55 16:25Dover
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£71One-way
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15:30London3h20 18:50Dover
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£71One-way
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17:30London3h20 20:50Dover
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£81One-way

Bus Timetable London to Dover

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09:00London3h15 12:15Dover
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13:30London2h55 16:25Dover
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15:30London3h20 18:50Dover
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17:30London3h20 20:50Dover
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19:30London3h20 22:50Dover
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22:30London3h00 01:30Dover
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Bus times from London to Dover

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m

Average

3 h 11 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

108 km

Of the 6 buses that leave London for Dover every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
13:30London2h55 16:25Dover
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£71One-way
2nd Fastest
22:30London3h00 01:30Dover
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£71One-way
09:00London3h15 12:15Dover
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£91One-way
19:30London3h20 22:50Dover
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£71One-way
15:30London3h20 18:50Dover
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£71One-way

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Overview: Coach from London to Dover

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£7 (€8)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesInfobus or National Express

Coaches from London to Dover cover the 66 miles (107 km) long route taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like Infobus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £7, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal.

Coach companies: National Express London to Dover

You can travel by coach from London to Dover with National Express for as low as £7. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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 to Dover from London, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £7

Buses from London to Dover: Journey Details

Bus connections between the capital and coast are frequent. There is a regular direct bus service connecting London Victoria Station and Dover town centre and ferry port, provided by National Express. Journey duration varies depending on departure time, with the fastest connection taking around 2 hours and 15 minutes to reach Dover. The first National Express bus to Dover leaves Victoria Station at 7:30 a.m, with services operating roughly every two hours until the final departure at 11:30 p.m. Weekend services follow a very similar timetable. Buses from London to Dover stop at the ferry port before terminating in the town centre.

Taking the Bus from London

Victoria Coach Station is located to the south of central London, close to Victoria mainline railway station and an Underground station with stops on the Victoria Line, District Line and Circle Line. Bus routes 22, 211, 239 and C1 stop close to the Coach Station, as does the N11 night bus. There is a taxi rank just outside the station, on Eccleston Place.

Getting into Dover by Bus

Dover is the most popular ferry port for journeys to the continent. Its conspicuous landmarks are the imposing medieval castle, dating from the 12th century, and the famous white cliffs, an iconic image of the southern English coast. National Express buses stop at the ferry terminal with passenger lounges, a cafe, shuttle bus connections and a taxi rank. Buses from London to Dover terminate in the centre of town at the Pencester Road station, which offers local bus connections, links to major towns in Kent and coastal services. Dover Priory rail station is about 15 minutes walk from the bus terminus.

Travel Tips: Coach to Dover from London

Take the bus 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.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from London to Dover to cost as little as £7  in the next 7 days.
The London to Dover coach ticket price is on average £7  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between London and Dover via coach to be approximately 66 miles (107 km).
On average the London to Dover coach time is 2 h 55 min  covering the 66 miles (107 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Omio customers book a coach from London Victoria   to Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this coach station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Dover.

Take the London to Dover coach with Infobus or National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip to Dover from London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can look for direct coaches from London to Dover with National Express  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
You can take the first coach from London to Dover at 08: 00   or take the last coach from London to Dover leaving at 22: 30. Look for the latest London Dover coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this trip.
You can find a coach from London to Dover to cost on average £7 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the London to Dover coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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