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There are 5 ways to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to Rochester
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Canterbury East

$30 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bexleyheath Bus Garage to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue B16
  2. Take the bus from London Eltham to Canterbury National Express / ...

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Line 96 bus, bus, train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr to Bluewater, Bus Station 96
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station
  3. Take the train from Chatham to Canterbury East

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bexleyheath to Canterbury 48.1 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Bexleyheath to Canterbury 48.1 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury is to taxi which costs £170 - £210 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bexleyheath to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Bexleyheath Bus Garage and arriving at Canterbury via London Eltham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bexleyheath to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Barnehurst and arriving at Canterbury East via Dartford and Rochester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Bexleyheath and Canterbury is 42 miles. The road distance is 48.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £22 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury, including transfers.

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Bexleyheath to Canterbury bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Bexleyheath Bus Garage station.

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Bexleyheath to Canterbury train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Dartford station.

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The best way to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs £22 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Map of how to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 42.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Bexleyheath, England and Canterbury, England?

You can take a train from Bexleyheath to Canterbury via Dartford and Rochester in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bexleyheath to Canterbury via Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue and London Eltham in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dartford to Rochester
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Rochester to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Chatham to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bexleyheath Bus Garage to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Eltham to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bexleyheath, Mayplace Rd West Bexleyheath Clock Twr to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Chatham, Fire Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bexleyheath to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Bexleyheath to Canterbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bexleyheath to Canterbury is 48 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Bexleyheath to Canterbury.

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