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Duration 4h 45m
Distance 204 km
Average price 213€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Canterbury and Rouen takes 4h 45m and the fastest train takes 4h 22m. The train service runs several times per day from Canterbury to Rouen. 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. Ashford International Eurostar
  2. Paris St Lazare
  3. Rouen
5h 22m
127€ - 413€

Canterbury to Rouen train times

Trains run three times a day between Canterbury and Rouen. The earliest departure is at 05:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Canterbury is at 16:26 which arrives into Rouen at 21:52. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Rouen. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Rouen Rive Droite via Ashford International Eurostar, Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Canterbury and Rouen is 204 km.

Canterbury to Rouen train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford International Eurostar station.

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Canterbury to Rouen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Rouen Rive Droite station.

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Rouen is 1h ahead of Canterbury. It is currently 4:59 AM in Canterbury and 5:59 AM in Rouen.

There are 263+ hotels available in Rouen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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