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Nearest travel links

Airport Gatwick
Ferry Dover 18.00 km
Train station Folkestone West 2.90 km
Car Car not necessary

How to get there

The closest train station is Folkestone West which is on the fast line from London.

Gatwick is the nearest airport, approximately 70 miles away, an estimated 1 hr 15 minutes

Activities near Sandgate

Sports Water sports, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays

Getting around

Bus routes run to and from Folkestone, Hythe, Dymchurch, New Romney, Lydd and Rye, as well as to the historic city of Canterbury from stops just a short walk from the door. Trains from Folkestone West (the nearest station) run to London via Ashford, around the coast to Dover, Deal and Sandwich and on to Ramsgate and Margate or to other places via Canterbury. Alternatively if you'd like to try cycling the area, there is a cycle hire point just a 5 minute walk from the flat. For a day trip to France, get along to Dover and join one fo the cross channel ferries, but be sure to book first or take the EuroTunnel to Calais - you can get there in 35 minutes!