Location and access - by land and air

The port infrastructure is such that both freight and passengers can be clear of the port and en route within minutes of disembarkation. The port has excellent inland transport links. A dedicated tunnel access, bypassing the town, links the port to the UK motorway networks.

Road distances from Ramsgate are set out in the table below.


Key UK road distances from Port of Ramsgate

A high speed rail link connects Ramsgate to London St Pancras in little more than an hour, with direct links from there to the national and european rail systems.

By air London Heathrow is less than two hours away by road and London Gatwick is an hour and a half away.


M2 (Junction 7) 24 39
M25 (Fast - Junction 2) 60 97
M25 (West - Junction 5) 62 100


Port Transport Links 02




Ramsgate Harbour Approach Retouch