Duration 3h 17m
Distance 216.6 miles
Average price £111
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chesterfield and Canterbury takes 3h 17m and the fastest train takes 2h 53m. There is a train service every few hours from Chesterfield 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.


  1. Chesterfield
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Canterbury
3h 31m
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£85 - £136

Chesterfield to Canterbury train times

Trains run hourly between Chesterfield and Canterbury. The service departs Chesterfield at 21:02 at night, which arrives into Canterbury at 00:06. All services require a transfer at London St Pancras International and take an average of 3h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Chesterfield to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Chesterfield and arriving at Canterbury West via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Chesterfield and Canterbury is 173 miles. The road distance is 216.6 miles.

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Chesterfield to Canterbury train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Chesterfield station.

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

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