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 London to Dover will cost around £ 51 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 34.
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1 h 6 m
1 h 44 m
Trains per day
Of the 15 trains that leave London for Dover every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 108 km distance in an average of 1 h 44 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 6 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 4 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.
|Distance||66 miles (107 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 53 min|
|Average train ticket price||£18 (€20)|
Trains from London to Dover cover the 66 miles (107 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 53 min with our travel partners like Southeastern. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £12, but the average price of train tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Dover Priory.
Whether you are visiting the cliffs and the castle, or catching a cross-channel ferry, there are plenty of trains from London to Dover every day. All services are run by Southeastern and take between one and two hours. There are fast trains and stopping services, so make sure you book the right one. Services leave all day, from 5:22 am until 00:12 am, so there should be a departure time that works for you.
Departure Station: Trains from London to Dover depart from both London Victoria and St. Pancras. The faster trains leave from St. Pancras, which can be reached by suburban rail or underground services with ease. Trains from Victoria are slightly slower. To catch them, take the Tube to Victoria or local buses.
Arrival Station: Trains from Victoria stop at Kearsney, a mile or so outside Dover. From there, the 60 bus runs into Dover. Trains from St. Pancras stop at Dover Priory Station. You can walk to the city centre along Folkestone Road or catch buses like the 61A and 63 to reach your destination.
When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When you arrive in Dover, your train can arrive in train stations including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd).
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria to Dover Priory.
Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Dover Priory and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Dover.
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