Dover is located in the far South-East of England in the county of Kent.
The town is 16 miles from it's nearest city, Canterbury.
The two nearest towns are Deal 8 miles North Easterly and Folkestone 8 miles South-Easterly
There are main road links via the A2/M2 to London (72 miles) and the A20/M20 (via Folkestone and Ashford) to London, a closer mileage of 78 miles.
Train links are provided from Dover Priory Railway Station located in the centre of town providing services to Charing Cross, London (via Folkestone, Ashford), London Victoria (via Canterbury) and St Pancras International, London via Folkestone, Ashford International and Ebbsfleet International. The town also has a station at Kearsney called Kearsney serving River and Temple Ewell.
Ferry links are provided by a number of companies currently to Calais and Dunkerque in France just 21 miles away.