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Ramsgate to Herne Bay by train

It takes an average of 24m to travel from Ramsgate to Herne Bay by train, over a distance of around 13 miles (20 km). There are normally 40 trains per day travelling from Ramsgate to Herne Bay and tickets for this journey start from £5.80 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 23m
PriceFrom £5.80
Distance13 miles (20 km)
Frequency40 trains per day
First train04:25
Last train23:15
Departure stationRamsgate
Arrival stationHerne Bay
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsSoutheastern

Ramsgate to Herne Bay train times

Check out the next trains departing from Ramsgate to Herne Bay for Monday 21st June 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
07:40 On timeramsgate08:07 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 southeastern PeakGet tickets27m, direct
08:13 On timeramsgate08:40 On timeherne bayPlat. 3 southeastern PeakGet tickets27m, direct
08:46 On timeramsgate09:13 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 southeastern PeakGet tickets27m, direct
09:20 On timeramsgate09:43 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 southeastern PeakGet tickets23m, direct
09:53 On timeramsgate10:20 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 estimatedsoutheastern PeakGet tickets27m, direct
10:20 On timeramsgate10:43 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 estimatedsoutheastern PeakGet tickets23m, direct
10:53 On timeramsgate11:20 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 estimatedsoutheastern PeakGet tickets27m, direct
11:20 On timeramsgate11:43 On timeherne bayPlat. 3 estimatedsoutheastern PeakGet tickets23m, direct
11:32 On timeramsgate11:54 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 estimatedsoutheastern PeakGet tickets22m, direct
11:53 On timeramsgate12:20 On timeherne bayPlat. 4 estimatedsoutheastern PeakGet tickets27m, direct

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Ramsgate to Herne Bay? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay take?

The average journey time by train between Ramsgate and Herne Bay is 24 minutes, with around 40 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Ramsgate and Herne Bay by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay is 23 minutes.

How much does the train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay cost?

Train ticket prices from Ramsgate to Herne Bay can start from as little as £5.80 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Ramsgate to Herne Bay without having to change trains. There are 40 direct trains from Ramsgate to Herne Bay each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay leave?

The first train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay leaves at 04:25. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay leave?

The last train from Ramsgate to Herne Bay leaves at 23:15. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Ramsgate and Herne Bay by train?

Trains travelling from Ramsgate to Herne Bay cover a distance of around 13 miles (20 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Herne Bay to Ramsgate.

Cheap train tickets from Ramsgate to Herne Bay

Train tickets from Ramsgate to Herne Bay start at £5.80 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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