Can you travel to London to Margate?
Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Margate without having to change trains. There are 74 direct trains from London to Margate each day.
How long is the train journey from Margate to London?
About the train journey from Margate to London
Start your journey with us. The train from Margate to London usually takes 3 hours 20 minutes on average to travel 65 miles (105 km), although the quickest services can take as little as 1 hour 24 minutes.
What Trainline is Margate on?
Trains to Margate station
Margate train station is mainly served by Southeastern trains, which connect London to Margate in 2h 5m and Ramsgate to Margate in 11m.
When was Margate train station built?
Margate railway station is a grade II listed building, designed by Edwin Maxwell Fry and opened in 1926.
Who designed Margate station?
The architect is thought to have been Edwin Maxwell Fry, chief assistant to J R Scott. Engineer A W Szlumper. Built of brown brick with stone dressings and hipped tiled roof. Comprises central tall booking hall flanked by lower 5 bay wings terminating in higher pavilions.
Do you need a car in Margate?
Whether you’re coming for the waves, the Victorian-era theme park, or the contemporary art museum, it’s an exciting day trip for anyone who wants a break from London. You can easily drive to Margate if you have a car, although between traffic and parking, it’s almost always easier to take the train.
Where is Margate in in London?
Margate is a seaside town on the north coast of Kent in south-east England. The town is 16 miles (26 kilometres) north-east of Canterbury and includes Cliftonville, Garlinge, Palm Bay and Westbrook.
|OS grid reference||TR355705|
|• London||65.7 mi (104 km) W|
How much is train from Folkestone to London?
Folkestone Central to London St Pancras International by train
|Journey time||From 54m|
|Distance||64 miles (103 km)|
|Frequency||25 trains per day|
Does Margate station have toilets?
There are no accessible toilet facilities. There are no baby change facilities available.