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Duration 47 min
Distance 31.8 miles
Average price £20
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Canterbury and Rochester takes 47 min and the fastest train takes 42 min. There is an hourly train service from Canterbury to Rochester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Canterbury East
  2. Rochester
47 min
£13 - £28

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury East and arriving at Rochester. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Rochester is 26 miles. The road distance is 31.8 miles.

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Canterbury to Rochester train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury East station.

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Canterbury to Rochester train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Rochester station.

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There are 272+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Canterbury and Rochester?

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury East to Rochester hourly. Tickets cost £13 - £28 and the journey takes 47 min.
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