National Express runs a national
network of coach services. Express coaches run from London Victoria to Margate, Broadstairs, Ramsgate and villages, with a journey time of around 90 minutes.
Tel: +44 (0) 8717 818178
Tel: +44 (0) 8717 818179
Travellers with additional requirements:
Textphone: +44 (0) 121 455 0086
Tel: +44 (0) 871 200 2233 (bus times)
Tel: +44 (0) 8456 002299 (customer services)
Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs. CT10 1QL
Excellent road links with the M20 and M2 motorways close by provide easy links from London
If you're travelling from the continent you can drive straight onto the Eurotunnel train at Calais and in just 35 minutes you'll arrive in Folkestone. From Folkestone it is approximately one hour drive to
Thanet on the A20 and A256.
Helpful route planners:
There are frequent trains between London Victoria and Charing Cross, and Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate.
Journey times are approximately 1 hour 50 minutes (Victoria) and 2 hours (Charing Cross).
HIGH SPEED TRAINS
High speed train service between St Pancras International Station London and Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate in about 80 minutes.
For times and ticket information visit:
Southeastern Trains : + 44 (0) 845 000 2222
National Rail enquiries
Tel: +44 (0) 8457 484 950
Textphone +44 (0) 845 6050 600
The Eurostar passenger terminal in Ashford can connect with trains to Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate (journey time approximately 20 to 40 minutes). Eurostar international service runs to Ashford and London from Brussels, Lille and Paris.
Tel: +44 (0) 8705 186 186
Ferry service between Dover and Calais
Tel: +44 (0) 8443 353535
Ferry Service between Dover
Tel: +44 (0) 844 847 5042