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Duration 1h 29m
Distance 49.7 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average train between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury East takes 1h 29m and the fastest train takes 1h 10m. There is a train service every few hours from Royal Tunbridge Wells 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

  1. Tonbridge
  2. Canterbury East
2h 27m
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£22 - £51

Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury East train times

Trains run hourly between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury East. The earliest departure is at 06:37 in the morning, and the last departure from Royal Tunbridge Wells is at 23:39 which arrives into Canterbury East at 00:55. All services require a transfer at Tonbridge and take an average of 1h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury East. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells and arriving at Canterbury West via Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury East is 37 miles. The road distance is 49.7 miles.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury East train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Tonbridge station.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury East train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Canterbury West station.

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There are 480+ hotels available in Canterbury East. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury East?

Southeastern operates a train from Tonbridge to Canterbury West every 3 hours. Tickets cost £19 - £40 and the journey takes 1h.
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