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Operated by Herne Bay Pier Trust, The Pier, Central Parade, Herne Bay, CT6 5JN

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By Road

From the A299 turn off at the A291 junction (signed posted Canterbury and Herne Bay) and follow the signs to Herne Bay and the Sea Front. Once on the Sea Front which is Central Parade carry on pass our famous Clock Tower (first free standing clock tower in the world built in 1837), pass the Bandstand and you will see the Pier.

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By Train to Herne Bay Station

Come out of  Herne Bay Station turn right (Station Road)  and just keep on walking for about a mile and there is the Pier. If you don’t feel like the walk you can catch a no 4, 4A or 4X bus down Station Road to the High Street and then it is only a short walk to the Pier. Coming back the buses are 6, 6A and 6X. All buses stop at the same stop in the station car park.

By Bus From Canterbury Bus Station

No 6, 6A or 6X bus will take you to Herne Bay Bus Station and then it is only a short walk to the Sea Front and the Pier. The bus numbers going back are 4, 4A or 4A from opposite the bus station.

Cycle Routes

Click here for the cycle route map of the area