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Broadstairs is in North Kent between Margate and Ramsgate on the Chatham Mainline.
Railway type and traffic
The station sees regular South Eastern services to London Victoria, Charing Cross, Chatham, Margate and Ramsgate.
This staffed station can sometimes be quite busy, especially during the summer months.
From Margate, head South down the high street. This will become the A255 (St.Peters Road.) Follow this road to Broadstairs. If you do not deviate, you will soon pass under the railway when you get to Broadstairs. The road up to the station is immediately on the left as you pass under the railway.Click here to set up your location for directions to this location Broadstairs map co-ordinates
You can pay and display in the station car-park.
There are toilets at the station and a vending machine.
If you walk out of the station and turn left, following the road downhill, you will pass many shops, and a supermarket. There are numerous pubs and cafes by the coast itself, but this is a 10-15 minute walk.
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Broadstairs general view map
Broadstairs close up map
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Various shots can be had from the station platforms here, and also from the station footbridge. There is also a footbridge to the south of the station where shots can be had.
General views - All photographs © Jason Rodhouse unless otherwise stated
Fig 1 - Looking south
Fig 2 - Looking south
Fig 3 - Looking north
Fig 4 - Looking south east
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