Today: Octopus's Garden 9:00am - 6:00pm
Dreamland’s entrance is on Marine Terrace, Margate, CT9 1XJ; the entrance to the Amusement Park is just to the side of the cinema on Hall By The Sea Road. Parking is available in the nearby Arlington Car Park for only £7 per day, and can be booked in advance here. We are on a prominent location on the Margate seafront which is situated on the northeastern tip of Kent with excellent transport links from London and just a hop across the Channel from France.
Excellent road links with the M20 and M2 motorways close-by providing easy links from London.
The Eurotunnel train at Calais will transport you to Folkestone in just 35 minutes. From there it is approximately a 1 hour drive to Thanet on the A20 and A256, follow the signs to Margate.
Round the corner from Dreamland is the Arlington Car Park, located on All Saints Avenue, CT9 5QH. The rate for parking is £7 for one day. Book your parking in advance here.
Frequent bus links mean that travelling around Thanet and to Dreamland Margate is quick and easy. The 8, 32, 33, 34, 36, 56 and Loop are the main bus routes that Stagecoach run through the towns, stopping in various places near the park.
Tel: +44 (0) 8712 002233
National Express runs a national network of coach services. Coaches run from London Victoria to various stops in Margate and take approximately 2 hours.
Tel: +44 (0) 8717 818178
Tel +44 (0) 8717 818179 (disabled persons travel helpline)
Textphone: +44 (0) 121 455 0086
High Speed Trains
The high-speed train service between London and Margate means travelling from the capital is quick and easy with a journey time around 91 minutes (based on travelling from st Pancras Int'l to Margate).
For times and ticket information visit www.southeasternrailway.co.uk
Tel: + 44 (0) 845 000 2222
There are also frequent trains between London Victoria and Margate. Journey times are approximately 1 hour 50 minutes from Victoria. Margate train station is approximately a 5-minute walk to Dreamland’s main entrance.
National Rail Enquiries
Tel: +44 (0) 8457 484 950
Textphone: +44 (0) 845 6050 600
The passenger terminal in Ashford can connect with trains to Margate. Eurostar International service runs to Ashford and London from Brussels, Lille and Paris.
Tel: +44 (0) 8705 186 186
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