Manchester to Canterbury train

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Canterbury

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Cheapest

110

Average

111

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
11:15AMManchester3h51 03:06PMCanterbury
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1101One-way
Avanti West Coast
10:15AMManchester3h51 02:06PMCanterbury
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1101One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:27AMManchester6h04 01:31PMCanterbury
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1111One-way
Avanti West Coast
12:15PMManchester3h51 04:06PMCanterbury
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1121One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Canterbury

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, August 14
Avanti West Coast
07:27AMManchester6h04 01:31PMCanterbury
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Avanti West Coast
10:15AMManchester3h51 02:06PMCanterbury
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Avanti West Coast
11:15AMManchester3h51 03:06PMCanterbury
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Avanti West Coast
12:15PMManchester3h51 04:06PMCanterbury
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Canterbury

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Fastest Journey

3 h 51 m

Average

4 h 24 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

333 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Manchester for Canterbury every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
10:15AMManchester3h51 02:06PMCanterbury
0 transfers
1101One-way
Avanti West Coast
11:15AMManchester3h51 03:06PMCanterbury
0 transfers
1101One-way
Avanti West Coast
12:15PMManchester3h51 04:06PMCanterbury
0 transfers
1121One-way
Avanti West Coast
07:27AMManchester6h04 01:31PMCanterbury
0 transfers
1111One-way

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Canterbury

distanceDistance206 miles (332 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$102 (€93)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Canterbury cover the 206 miles (332 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 51 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $70 (€64), but the average price of train tickets is $102 (€93). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Canterbury West.

Train providers: Southeastern from Manchester to Canterbury trains

Find the best trains from Manchester to Canterbury with Omio's travel partners Southeastern from $70 (€64). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Southeastern

One of the best ways to travel to Canterbury from Manchester is by taking a train with Southeastern. Omio helps you find the ideal Southeastern train between Manchester and Canterbury by showing you Southeastern current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Manchester to Canterbury route. You can expect to travel 206 miles (332 km) from Manchester to Canterbury on a train with Southeastern. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Manchester and Canterbury, you can check straight away if the Southeastern ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Southeastern train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Manchester to Canterbury!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester 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 Manchester to Canterbury.
    FAQs
    Train tickets from Manchester to Canterbury for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $70 (€64)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Canterbury train to cost on average $102 (€93)  one way.
    The distance from Manchester to Canterbury by train is approximately 206 miles (332 km).
    The train time from Manchester to Canterbury is on average 3 h 51 min  for the 206 miles (332 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Canterbury from Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your trip from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. In Canterbury you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Canterbury West and Canterbury East.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Canterbury West.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city center of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Canterbury, called Canterbury West, is located around 0.4 miles (616 m) away from its city center.

    When taking a train from Manchester to Canterbury, you can count on Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Canterbury. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Manchester to Canterbury and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    You can take the earliest train from Manchester to Canterbury at 7: 09 AM   or take the last train from Manchester to Canterbury leaving at 3: 35 PM. Look for the latest Manchester to Canterbury train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets to Canterbury from Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $102 (€93) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to Canterbury a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Manchester
    Canterbury
    Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your trip to Canterbury.
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    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
    Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
    Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
    Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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    Public transit options for Manchester Airport
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
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    Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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    WifiWifi
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    ATMATM
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    Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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