Duration 2h 48m
Distance 220.1 miles
Average price £124
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Doncaster and Canterbury takes 2h 48m and the fastest train takes 2h 34m. There is a train service every few hours from Doncaster 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. Doncaster
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Canterbury
3h 22m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£51 - £235

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No, there is no direct train from Doncaster to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Doncaster and arriving at Canterbury West via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 22m.

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The distance between Doncaster and Canterbury is 182 miles. The road distance is 220.1 miles.

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Doncaster to Canterbury train services, operated by LNER, depart from Doncaster station.

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

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