Map and how to get there

Attractions Restaurants

Nearest travel links

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Airport LONDON-MANSTON 5 km
Ferry RAMSGATE 7 km
Train station BROADSTAIRS 2 km
Car Car advised

Activities near Broadstairs

Great for Walking holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays

How to get there

By road

Excellent road links with the M20 and M2 motorways close by provide easy links from London and its airports via the M25 orbital motorway. Helpful route planners are:

www.multimap.com

www.theaa.com

National Express runs a national network of coach services. Express coaches run from London Victoria to Margate, Broadstairs, Ramsgate and villages and take approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.

Tel: +44 (0) 870 580 8080

Tel: +44 (0) 870 608 2608 (disabled persons travel helpline)

Textphone: +44 (0) 121 455 0086

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 a 1 hour drive to Thanet on the A20 and A256.

For information on local bus services:

Stagecoach

Tel: +44 (0) 870 243 3711 (general)

Tel: +44 (0) 870 608 2608 (for information on specific bus times or journeys www.stagecoachbus.com

Eastonways

Tel: +44 (0) 1843 588944

www.eastonways.co.uk

By rail

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).

National Rail enquiries

Tel: +44 (0) 8457 48 49 50

Tel: +44 (0) 845 000 2211 (impaired access information)

Textphone +44 (0) 845 605 0600

www.nationalrail.co.uk

Southeastern Trains

Tel: + 44 (0) 845 000 2222

www.southeasternrailway.co.uk

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

www.eurostar.com

By sea

Transeuropa Ferries operate a relaxed and uncrowded service between Ostend in Belgium and Ramsgate. There are four passenger car sailings in each direction per day. with bistro style bars, cafeteria and restaurants offering attractive cuisine with an appealing selection of wines and beers. You can watch a movie or book a cabin.

Tel: +44 (0) 1843 595522 (UK)

Tel: 00 32 (0) 59 340 260 (Belgium)

www.transeuropaferries.com

Other useful contact details for Dover to Calais operators:

P & O Ferries

Tel: +44 (0) 8705 980 333

www.poferries.com

Seafrance

Tel: +44 (0) 8704 431 653

www.seafrance.co.uk