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Duration 1h 38m
Distance 99.6 miles
Average price £55
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Luton and Canterbury East takes 1h 38m and the fastest train takes 1h 21m. There is a train service every few hours from Luton 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.

Train via London

  1. Luton
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Canterbury East
2h 55m
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£41 - £77

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No, there is no direct train from Luton to Canterbury East. However, there are services departing from Luton and arriving at Canterbury West via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between Luton and Canterbury East is 77 miles. The road distance is 99.6 miles.

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Luton to Canterbury East train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton station.

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

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