Travel considerations for a journey between London and Dover
By Road: If you were in a road vehicle maintaining an average speed of 40mph (64 kmh), it would take you approximately 2.23 hours to travel from London to Dover for an estimated driving distance of 89.06 miles (143.3 kms) . (see map below for precise driving times, directions and distance)
||Overall Estimated Drive
||2.23 hours ( minutes)
|| Sat Nav?
||1.62 hours ( minutes)
||1.27 hours (63 minutes)
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By Train: If you were in a train that averaged 100mph (160.9 kmh) travelling non stop with no connections or changes it would take you around 0.7 hours to travel from London to Dover
By Air: If you were in a plane and maintained an average airspeed of 450 mph (724.1 kmh), your travelling time would be approximately 0.7 hours for London to Dover. (includes 30 mins ascent and descent time)
* All travel times are for illustrative purposes only and should not be relied upon as actual journey times. Coastal routes for example, are often much further when driven. Best estimates can be found further down the page with the maps and directions provided by Google. Do please check with your travel company for precise journey times between London and Dover. Train times assume non stop, air times include 30 minutes for take off and landing.
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