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Closer than
you think

Breathtaking British destinations. Less than 90 minutes away.

We know your time is precious. Which is why we’ve picked out 9 destinations within 90 minutes of St Pancras that are genuinely pinch-yourself incredible.

It’s easy to forget that places like this exist within a stone’s throw of London. Whether chilling on Margate beach or strolling through history in Canterbury, they’re perfect for a memorable day out.

Where will you spend your high-speed weekend?

Trains to Breathtaking British Destinations

Trains to Rochester

40 minutes

Rochester from £19.90*

Pretty towns, Epic views

Let's go


Trains to Chatham

45 minutes

Chatham from £20.30*

Pretty towns, Relaxing walks

Let's go


Trains to Canterbury

51 minutes

Canterbury from £31.80*

Historic strolls, Instagram galore

Let's go


Trains to Folkestone

60 minutes

Folkestone from £31.80*

Epic views, Relaxing walks

Let's go


Trains to Whitstable

70 minutes

Whitstable from £29.40*

Relaxing walks, Pretty towns, Instagram galore 

Let's go


Trains to Dover

80 minutes

Dover from £31.80*

Stunning scenery, Relaxing walks, Instagram galore 

Let's go


Trains to Broadstairs

90 minutes

Broadstairs from £31.80*

Family fun, Beach vibes, Epic views

Let's go


Trains to Ramsgate

90 minutes

Ramsgate from £31.80*

Historic strolls, Epic views, Instagram galore

Let's go


Trains to Margate

90 minutes

Margate from £32.20*

Family fun, Foodie heaven, Pretty towns 

Let's go


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Post a pic of your daytrip and win a £200 journey

Booked one of these amazing daytrips? Well, there’s more good news – you could be one of 4 people to win a £200 journey.

Show off your daytrip on Twitter or Instagram by using #TimeWellSpent to enter our competition.**


* Train fares based on Super Off-Peak Day Return travel from St Pancras International using Southeastern high-speed. Travel at Super Off-Peak times. Cheaper Advance Single fares may be available subject to availability. Prices checked on 15/05/17 for travel during May and June. Fares displayed exclude a £0.75 booking fee for each transaction. You can book up to 10 journeys in the same transaction and the booking fee will only be applied once. See here for more details.

** Full prize-draw terms and conditions are here.

June 4th only: Services to Margate, Ramsgate and Broadstairs may take a little over 90 minutes. Journeys to Canterbury will require a change at Faversham.

Main photo courtesy of © Visit Kent