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Duration 2h 33m
Distance 91.3 miles
Average price £65
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Heathrow and Canterbury East takes 2h 33m and the fastest train takes 2h 6m. There is an hourly train service from Heathrow to Canterbury East. 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. London Victoria
  2. Canterbury East
3h 15m
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£37 - £90

Heathrow to Canterbury East train times

Trains run hourly between Heathrow and Canterbury East. The earliest departure is at 07:32 in the morning, and the last departure from Heathrow is at 23:17 which arrives into Canterbury East at 06:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Heathrow to Canterbury East. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and arriving at Canterbury East via Paddington station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 15m.

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The distance between Heathrow and Canterbury East is 68 miles. The road distance is 91.3 miles.

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Heathrow to Canterbury East train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from London Victoria station.

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Heathrow to Canterbury East train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Canterbury East station.

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There are 890+ hotels available in Canterbury East. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Heathrow and Canterbury East?

Southeastern operates a train from London Victoria to Canterbury East every 2 hours. Tickets cost £29 - £55 and the journey takes 1h 39m.
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