Oxford to Canterbury train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Oxford to Canterbury

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

4 h 12 m

Average

4 h 12 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

170 km

Cheap train tickets from Oxford to start from $50 with an average ticket price of $50.

The fastest train from Oxford to takes 4h 12m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 12m and covers a distance of 170 km.

1 trains that leave Oxford for every day with 1 travelling directly.

DB Southeastern
08:56AM4h12
Oxford
01:08PMCanterbury
$501One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Oxford to Canterbury

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$59 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSoutheastern, Great Western Rail, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry

Trains from Oxford to Canterbury cover the 105 miles (169 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Southeastern, Great Western Rail, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $20 (€17), but the average price of train tickets is $59 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Canterbury West.

Train providers: Southeastern, Great Western Rail and Chiltern Railways from Oxford to Canterbury trains

For as little as $20 (€17) you can travel by train from Oxford to Canterbury with Southeastern, Great Western Rail and Chiltern Railways. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Canterbury from Oxford. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

Train information from Oxford to Canterbury with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: $198
  • CrossCountry frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Trains from Oxford to Canterbury

FAQs: Travel by train from Oxford 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 Oxford to Canterbury.
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Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Canterbury can start from as little as $20 (€17) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Oxford to Canterbury is $59 (€52); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Oxford to Canterbury train time is 2 h 30 min   covering the 105 mile (169 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Oxford to Canterbury leaves at 5: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Oxford to Canterbury leaves at 3: 00 PM.
There are 17 trains a day from Oxford to Canterbury which require at least one change with Southeastern, Great Western Rail, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Oxford to Canterbury you can take a train with Southeastern, Great Western Rail, Chiltern Railways or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Canterbury from Oxford on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Oxford, you have various train station options to start your route from including Oxford, Oxford Parkway and Oxford, Magdalen Road. 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 Oxford, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 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 trip to Canterbury from Oxford is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Oxford to Canterbury by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Oxford and Canterbury including taking a train or bus.

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