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Trains from Canterbury to London

Services headed for London begin departing Canterbury from as early as 5:00 a.m., giving commuters a chance to head into the city for the start of the working day. Throughout the day, there are up to six departures per hour, some of which can complete the route in as little as 53 minutes. This heavily serviced route connects the historic cathedral city with several of London's busy stations, giving passengers a choice of where they would like to terminate.

Which train companies travel from Canterbury to London?

All trains on the Canterbury to London route are offered by Southeastern. They operate some of the busiest networks in the country, including the UK's first high-speed service in conjunction with Javelin trains.

How long is the train from Canterbury to London?

The fastest journey along this route can be completed in as little as 53 minutes. Journey times range up to two hours one minute. It is worth noting that the fastest journeys are usually from Canterbury West to London St Pancras.

How many trains are there from Canterbury to London?

During peak travel time, there can be as many as six departures per hour departing Canterbury for the capital. Services begin on a weekday shortly after 5:00 a.m. with departures until after 10:00 p.m. Over the weekend, services are still very regular, though the first train doesn't depart Canterbury until slightly later.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Canterbury to London?

Departure train station: Trains depart from either Canterbury West Station or Canterbury East Station. Canterbury West is the busier of the two stations, though it is only a half mile north of Canterbury East station, despite the name. Both stations are easily accessible via local bus routes and are within walking distance of the historic town center.

Arrival train station: Passengers can terminate at three London destinations: London Victoria, London St Pancras or London Charing Cross. Victoria is found in the heart of Westminster, Charing Cross close to Trafalgar Square in the center of the city and St Pancras can be found in the north of London. All stations have excellent links to bus routes and underground lines as well as national connections and the Eurostar for international travel from St Pancras.

Travel Tips

Trains from Canterbury to London
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to London from Canterbury cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Canterbury to London to cost as little as $40 (€33)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train to London from Canterbury?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Canterbury to London train price to come in at an average of $48 (€40)  one way.
How far is Canterbury to London by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Canterbury to London by train to be approximately 54 miles (87 km).
How many hours is the train time to London from Canterbury?
On average the Canterbury to London train time is 1 h 32 min  covering the 54 miles (87 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Canterbury to London depart from? Which London train station do I come into from Canterbury?

When taking a train from Canterbury, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Canterbury West and Canterbury East. When you arrive in London, your train can arrive in train stations including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Canterbury West   to London Victoria.

Where is the departure train station in Canterbury located? Where is the arrival train station in London located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Canterbury West, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Canterbury. The most popular arrival train station in London, called London Victoria, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

What train companies go from Canterbury to London?
When taking a train from Canterbury to London, you can count on Southeastern for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Canterbury and London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Canterbury to London?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Canterbury to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I buy train tickets between Canterbury and London to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from Canterbury to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $48 (€40) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Canterbury to London a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Canterbury
London
Canterbury West is the most popular Canterbury railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Canterbury for your trip to London.