Duration 53 min
Distance 60.4 miles
Average price £45
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between London and Canterbury takes 53 min and the fastest train takes 50 min. There is a train service every few hours from London 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 • 54 min

  1. St Pancras International
  2. Canterbury
54 min
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£30 - £60

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Want to know about travelling from London to Canterbury? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Pancras International and arriving at Canterbury West. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between London and Canterbury is 55 miles. The road distance is 60.4 miles.

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London to Canterbury train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from St Pancras International station.

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

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There are 964+ hotels available in Canterbury. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between London and Canterbury?

Southeastern operates a train from London King's Cross to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £60 and the journey takes 54 min.

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