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Duration 4h 13m
Distance 170.3 miles
Average price £95
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cheltenham and Canterbury takes 4h 13m and the fastest train takes 3h 13m. There is a train service every few hours from Cheltenham to Canterbury. 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 via London

  1. Cheltenham Spa
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Canterbury
3h 58m
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£76 - £116

Cheltenham to Canterbury train times

Trains run hourly between Cheltenham and Canterbury. The earliest departure is at 05:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Cheltenham is at 20:59 which arrives into Canterbury at 08:06. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Canterbury West via Paddington and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Canterbury is 143 miles. The road distance is 170.3 miles.

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Cheltenham to Canterbury train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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

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There are 481+ hotels available in Canterbury. Prices start at £75 per night.

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