Duration 7h 12m
Distance 342.9 miles
Average price £240
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Canterbury and Penzance takes 7h 12m and the fastest train takes 6h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Canterbury to Penzance. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Canterbury West
  2. London Paddington
  3. Penzance
7h 23m
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£135 - £309

Canterbury to Penzance train times

Trains run every three hours between Canterbury and Penzance. The earliest departure is at 08:26 in the morning, and the last departure from Canterbury is at 22:26 which arrives into Penzance at 07:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Penzance. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Penzance via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 23m.

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The distance between Canterbury and Penzance is 302 miles. The road distance is 342.9 miles.

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Canterbury to Penzance train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West station.

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Canterbury to Penzance train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Penzance station.

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