There are 4 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and Canterbury, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury via Chequers Bus Station and Sittingbourne, Globe and Engine in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, Grosvenor Road (Tesco) to Chequers Bus Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Sittingbourne, Globe and Engine
Avg. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sittingbourne, Globe and Engine to Canterbury, Bus Station
Avg. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Chalkwell Bus
Phone
+44 1795 423982
Email
coachhire@chalkwell.co.uk
Website
chalkwell.co.uk
Bus from Sittingbourne, High Street (Central Avenue) to Canterbury, Whitefriars (H&M)
Avg. Duration
48 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
chalkwell.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury?

The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury is 59 km. The road distance is 74 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury?

The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury is to drive which costs £9 and takes 1 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury?

The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury is to taxi which takes 1 h and costs £110.

Is there a direct train between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury?

No, there is no direct train from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells and arriving at Canterbury West via Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Canterbury?

No, there is no direct bus from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Tunbridge Wells, Grosvenor Road (Tesco) and arriving at Canterbury, Bus Station via Chequers Bus Station and Sittingbourne, Globe and Engine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury?

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Canterbury, including transfers.