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Duration 1h 26m
Distance 45.7 miles
Average price £30
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Hastings and Canterbury takes 1h 26m and the fastest train takes 1h 5m. There is a train service every few hours from Hastings 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. Hastings
  2. Ashford International
  3. Canterbury
1h 11m
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£16 - £40

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No, there is no direct train from Hastings to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Canterbury West via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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The distance between Hastings and Canterbury is 37 miles. The road distance is 45.7 miles.

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Hastings to Canterbury train services, operated by Southern, depart from Hastings station.

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

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