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from Canterbury to London

You can get from Canterbury to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Canterbury to London on Oct 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:10AMCanterbury, St. Georges Lane2h10 10:20AMLondon
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$131One-way
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09:05AMCanterbury, St. Georges Lane2h15 11:20AMLondon
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$121One-way
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05:15PMCanterbury, St. Georges Lane2h05 07:20PMLondon
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$121One-way
11:10AMCanterbury, St. Georges Lane2h10 01:20PMLondon
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$121One-way
12:10PMCanterbury, St. Georges Lane2h10 02:20PMLondon
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$121One-way

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Tue
Oct 26
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$12National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Sat
Oct 30
$16Southeastern
$12National Express
Sun
Oct 31
$16Southeastern
$12National Express
Mon
Nov 1
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Tue
Nov 2
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Sat
Nov 6
$8Southeastern
$10National Express
Sun
Nov 7
$16Southeastern
$12National Express
Mon
Nov 8
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Tue
Nov 9
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Wed
Nov 10
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Thu
Nov 11
$53Southeastern
$12National Express
Fri
Nov 12
$52Southeastern
$12National Express
Sat
Nov 13
$16Southeastern
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Sun
Nov 14
$16Southeastern
$12National Express
Mon
Nov 15
$53Southeastern
$12National Express

Travel Information to London from Canterbury

distanceDistance54 miles (87 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $18
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€6) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€14) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Southeastern

Take a bus or train to travel 54 miles (87 km) from Canterbury to London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Southeastern among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Canterbury to London.

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How to get from Canterbury to London

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Canterbury to London there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 57,00% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Canterbury to London. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Canterbury to London?

There are 2 ways to travel between Canterbury and London including taking a bus or train.

How do I get from Canterbury to London the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to London is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $8 (€6) compared to other travel options to London:

Taking a bus is usually $10 (€8) less than taking a train to London, which costs on average $18 (€14) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Canterbury to London?

The quickest way to travel to London from Canterbury is by train, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h   on average.

What is the distance between Canterbury and London?

The distance from Canterbury to London is approximately 54 miles (87 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Canterbury to London?

The average frequency per day from Canterbury to London is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Canterbury and London as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Canterbury to London, where do I depart from Canterbury and where do I arrive in London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Canterbury to London:

  • Buses mostly leave from Canterbury, Bus Station and tend to arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Canterbury at Canterbury West and arrive in London at London Victoria.
Which travel companies can take me from Canterbury to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Canterbury to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to London by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Canterbury to London tickets on Omio for $8 (€6).
  • Travel with Southeastern for trains to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Southeastern Canterbury to London tickets on Omio for $18 (€14).
Can I travel directly between Canterbury and London?

Yes, there are direct services available from Canterbury to London with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with Southeastern with 16 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Canterbury and London.

Where should I go next after I travel from Canterbury to London?
Looking to extend your trip from Canterbury to London? Many Omio customers who go from Canterbury to London usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels from London, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Canterbury to London online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Canterbury to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $8 (€6) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $18 (€14) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Canterbury to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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