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Cheap train tickets from Dover to London

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Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Southeastern
19:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
20:38London Bridge (LBG)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Southeastern
20:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
22:20London Victoria (VIC)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Southeastern
18:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
19:38London Bridge (LBG)
£181One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Southeastern
16:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
17:38London Bridge (LBG)
£181One-way
0 changes
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Southeastern
12:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
14:20London Victoria (VIC)
£181One-way
0 changes

Train timetableDover to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 20 April
Southeastern
08:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
09:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
08:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
09:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
08:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
10:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
08:451h09
Dover Priory (DVP)
09:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
09:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
10:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
09:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
10:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
09:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
11:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
09:421h12
Dover Priory (DVP)
10:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
10:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
11:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
10:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
11:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
10:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
12:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
10:451h09
Dover Priory (DVP)
11:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
11:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
12:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
11:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
12:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
11:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
13:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
11:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
12:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
12:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
13:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
12:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
13:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
12:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
14:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
12:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
13:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
13:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
14:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
13:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
14:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
13:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
15:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
13:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
14:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
14:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
15:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
14:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
15:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
14:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
16:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
14:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
15:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
15:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
16:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
15:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
16:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
15:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
17:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
15:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
16:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
16:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
17:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
16:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
17:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
16:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
18:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
16:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
17:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
17:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
18:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
17:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
18:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
17:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
19:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
17:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
18:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
18:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
19:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
18:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
19:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
18:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
20:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
18:481h11
Dover Priory (DVP)
19:59London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
19:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
20:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
19:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
20:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
19:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
21:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
19:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
20:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
20:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
21:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
20:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
21:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes
Southeastern
20:182h02
Dover Priory (DVP)
22:20London Victoria (VIC)
0 changes
Southeastern
20:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
21:54London St Pancras International (STP)
0 changes
Southeastern
21:001h18
Dover Priory (DVP)
22:18London St Pancras International (STP)
1 change
Southeastern
21:001h38
Dover Priory (DVP)
22:38London Bridge (LBG)
0 changes

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Train times from Dover to London

Showing times and prices for 20 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 6 m

Average

1 h 31 m

Trains per day

54

Distance

108 km

Of the 54 trains that leave Dover for London every day 40 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Southeastern
16:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
17:54London St Pancras International (STP)
£301One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Southeastern
17:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
18:54London St Pancras International (STP)
£301One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Southeastern
20:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
21:54London St Pancras International (STP)
£231One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Southeastern
15:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
16:54London St Pancras International (STP)
£301One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Southeastern
11:481h06
Dover Priory (DVP)
12:54London St Pancras International (STP)
£301One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Dover to London

distanceDistance66 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€37)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSoutheastern

Trains from Dover to London cover the 66 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 18 min with our travel partners like Southeastern. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in London Euston.

Train companies: Southeastern trains Dover to London

Southeastern trains will get you to London from Dover from £12. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Southeastern from Dover to London train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 38 min
  • Cheapest Price: £12

Trains from Dover to London 

Trains from Dover to London run very frequently throughout the day, with services departing from Dover approximately every 20 minutes every day of the week. The journey is operated by Southeastern Railway, and usually lasts between 1 hour and 2 hours in duration, depending on the time of day. Most of the trains from Dover to London are direct services but some require passengers to make one change during the journey. 

Dover to London Train Times: Daily Departures 

Trains from Dover to London depart approximately every 20 minutes throughout the day. The earliest train service from Dover to London departs from Dover Priory Station around 5:00 a.m. every morning, and arrives at London Victoria Station 2 hours later, at around 7:00 am. The last service of the day from Dover to London departs around 11:00 pm in the evening, and usually arrives into London approximately 1 hour later, around 12:00 am. 

How long is the journey by train from Dover to London?  

The journey by train from Dover to London lasts between 1 hour 5 minutes and 2 hours 14 in duration, depending on the time of day. Some journeys require passengers to take the train from Martin Mill Station and change at Dover Priory Station before reaching London. Many of the services are direct journeys from Dover to London, with no changes required. 

What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Dover to London? 

Departure train stations: Martin Mill station, Kearsney station, and Dover Priory station. Martin Mill railway station is located in the centre of the village of Martin Mill in East Kent. The station offers a seating area, car parking, and a bus service to and from the station. Kearsney railway station is situated in the centre of the village of Kearsney. Kearsney station has available Customer Help Points, waiting areas, and a ticket office. Dover Priory station is located a 2 minute walk from the centre of the town of Dover. The station offers a range of facilities, including shops, public toilets, an ATM machine, and a waiting room. 

Arrival train stations: London Victoria station and London St Pancras station. London Victoria Station is located in Westminster and can easily be reached via the Underground. The station offers public toilets, a ticket office, photo booths, and a left luggage service. London St Pancras railway station is situated in the London borough of Camden, and can also easily be reached by tube. The station offers a range of facilities, including shops, restaurants, toilets, and free WiFi. 

Which train companies travel from Dover to London? 

Train journeys from Dover to London are operated by southeastern English railway company Southeastern. 

Southeastern Dover to London

Southeastern railway journeys from Dover to London depart from Dover approximately every 20 minutes each day of the week. Some services require passengers to make one change during the journey, and some are direct services from Dover to London. 

Dover to London Trains: Services on Board 

Services from Dover to London offer passengers a range of services onboard. Southeastern trains offer free WiFi, Baby on Board badges for expecting parents, and a free online entertainment portal. First Class tickets are available when booking, which offer extra legroom and increased comfort. Folding bicycles can be taken on any train at any time, and non-folding bicycles can be transported on any services except for peak time journeys. There are no specified luggage restrictions onboard Southeastern services, and passengers can transport up to 2 small pets free of charge. Southeastern also offers Assisted Travel services for passengers with extra needs when you book in advance, such as wheelchair ramps when boarding and alighting the train. Priority Seating badges are also available for passengers who require an easily accessible seat during the journey. 

How to find cheap train tickets from Dover to London? 

It helps to remain flexible with your desired travel dates, as train ticket prices can vary widely from day to day, and from month to month. Be sure to book your tickets well in advance of your intended date of departure to find the cheapest tickets. Remember that the duration of the train journey can affect ticket prices too - longer journeys or journeys requiring 1 or more change often offer the best deals. 

FAQs: Dover to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Dover to London 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 Dover to London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Dover to London can start from as little as £12 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Dover to London is £33; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Dover to London train travel time is 1 h 18 min   for the 66 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Dover to London leaves at 05: 18. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Dover to London leaves at 21: 00.
Take the Dover to London train with Southeastern. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to London from Dover as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 00.

When departing from Dover, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). When arriving in London, you can end your journey in train stations like London Euston, London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dover Priory, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Euston, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Dover to London by train is December.
You have options as you can travel to London from Dover 2 different ways: coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Dover and London

Dover
London
Dover Priory is the most popular Dover railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Dover for your journey to London.
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Phone Number
+44 3303339232
Public transport options for Dover Priory
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt
Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd)

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