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Duration 43 min
Distance 31.3 miles
Average price £20
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average train between Staplehurst and Canterbury East takes 43 min and the fastest train takes 37 min. There is a train service every few hours from Staplehurst 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. Staplehurst
  2. Canterbury East
1h 2m
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£13 - £28

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Staplehurst and arriving at Canterbury West. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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The distance between Staplehurst and Canterbury East is 24 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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Staplehurst to Canterbury East train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Staplehurst station.

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Staplehurst 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 Staplehurst and Canterbury East?

Southeastern operates a train from Staplehurst to Canterbury West every 3 hours. Tickets cost £13 - £28 and the journey takes 44 min.
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