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Train Information from Edinburgh to Canterbury

distanceDistance366 miles (590 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 6 min
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Edinburgh to Canterbury cover the 366 miles (590 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 6 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Canterbury West.

Travel Tips

Trains from Edinburgh to Canterbury
Travel by train 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 Edinburgh to Canterbury.
How far is Canterbury from Edinburgh by train?
The train distance from Edinburgh to Canterbury is around 366 miles (590 km).
How long is a train to Canterbury from Edinburgh on average?
On average the Edinburgh to Canterbury train time is 6 h 6 min  covering the 366 miles (590 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Edinburgh goes to Canterbury? What train station do I come into Canterbury from Edinburgh?

When taking a train from Edinburgh, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. When you arrive in Canterbury, your train can arrive in train stations including Canterbury West and Canterbury East.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Canterbury West.

Where is the train station in Edinburgh to go to Canterbury? Where is the train station in Canterbury located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Canterbury West, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

Which train companies can take me to Canterbury from Edinburgh?
For the route from Edinburgh to Canterbury you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Canterbury from Edinburgh on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there between Edinburgh and Canterbury a day?
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Canterbury is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Edinburgh to Canterbury? When is the last train from Edinburgh to Canterbury?
The earliest train departing from Edinburgh to Canterbury leaves at 8: 00 AM. The last train departing from Edinburgh to Canterbury leaves at 8: 00 AM. You can find the latest Edinburgh to Canterbury train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your trip to Canterbury.
Amenities at station
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN

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