Dover to Canterbury train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Dover to Canterbury

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

28 m

Average

28 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

22 km

Cheap train tickets from Dover to start from $14 with an average ticket price of $14.

The fastest train from Dover to takes 28m in comparison to an average duration of 28m and covers a distance of 22 km.

5 trains that leave Dover for every day with 5 travelling directly.

DB Southeastern
08:50AM0h28
Dover
09:18AMCanterbury
$141One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
11:18AM0h28
Dover
11:46AMCanterbury
$141One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
06:46AM0h28
Dover
07:14AMCanterbury
$141One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
02:18PM0h28
Dover
02:46PMCanterbury
$151One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
10:18AM0h28
Dover
10:46AMCanterbury
$151One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Dover to Canterbury

distanceDistance14 miles (22 km)
durationAverage train duration28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$15 (€13)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSoutheastern

Trains from Dover to Canterbury cover the 14 miles (22 km) long journey taking on average 28 min with our travel partners like Southeastern. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $9 (€8), but the average price of train tickets is $15 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Canterbury West.

Train companies: Southeastern from Dover to Canterbury trains

Buy your official Southeastern train tickets to Canterbury from Dover from $14 (€12) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

Dover to Canterbury train information with Southeastern:

  • Average Duration: 28 min
  • Cheapest Price: $14

FAQs: Trains from Dover to Canterbury

FAQs: Travel by train from Dover to Canterbury easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dover to Canterbury.
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Cheap train tickets from Dover to Canterbury can start from as little as $9 (€8) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Dover to Canterbury is $15 (€13); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Dover and Canterbury is on average 28 min   for the 14 mile (22 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Dover and Canterbury by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Dover to Canterbury leaves at 4: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Dover to Canterbury leaves at 10: 50 PM.
For the route from Dover to Canterbury you can take a train with Southeastern. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Canterbury from Dover on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 50 PM.

When departing from Dover, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). When arriving in Canterbury, you can end your route in train stations like Canterbury West, Canterbury East and Canterbury East or Canterbury West.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dover Priory, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Canterbury West, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Canterbury from Dover is worth doing with a journey time of 28 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Dover to Canterbury by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Canterbury from Dover 2 different ways: bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Dover and Canterbury

Dover
Canterbury
Dover Priory is the most popular Dover 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 Dover for your trip to Canterbury.
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Phone Number
+44 3303339232
Public transit options for Dover Priory
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt
Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd)

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