You can get from London to Canterbury by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Canterbury on Sep 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||54 miles (87 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$8 - $53|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $8 (€6) • 2 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $53 (€42) • 54 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Southeastern|
Take a bus or train to travel 54 miles (87 km) to Canterbury from London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 54 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 bus or train from London to Canterbury.
You can travel between London and Canterbury 2 different ways: bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Canterbury from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $8 (€6).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Canterbury:
Taking a bus is about $45 (€36) less than taking a train, which costs on average $53 (€42) for this route.
The fastest way to get to Canterbury from London is by train with an average travel time of 54 min.
Other travel options to Canterbury can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Canterbury by bus can take on average 2 h 5 min.
You should expect to travel around 54 miles (87 km) between London and Canterbury.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Canterbury:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Canterbury, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from London to Canterbury with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Canterbury as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between London and Canterbury.
When planning your trip from London to Canterbury, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Canterbury online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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