There are 6 ways to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the train from Barnehurst to Greenhithe for Bluewater
  2. Take the bus from Greenhithe, station to Ebbsfleet International station 484
  3. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Canterbury West

Cheapest option

Line 96 bus, bus  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Bexleyheath, Friswell Place to Bluewater, Bus Station 96
  2. Take the bus from Dartford to Canterbury National Express / ...

£5 - £7

4 alternative options

Line 301 bus, train  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the line 301 bus from Bexleyheath, Long Lane Woolwich Road to Plumstead, Pettman Crescent 301
  2. Take the train from Plumstead to Gillingham (Kent)
  3. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Canterbury East

£24 - £42

Line 486 bus, bus  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the line 486 bus from Bexleyheath Clocktower to North Greenwich Station 486 / ...
  2. Take the bus from North Greenwich Station to Canterbury, Bus Station M2

£12 - £16

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bexleyheath to Canterbury 48.2 miles

£100 - £120

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Bexleyheath to Canterbury 48.2 miles

£8 - £12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury is to line 96 bus and bus which costs £5 - £7 and takes 2h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bexleyheath to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Bexleyheath, Friswell Place and arriving at Canterbury via Dartford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 24m.

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The distance between Bexleyheath and Canterbury is 42 miles. The road distance is 48.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 59m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 59m to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury, including transfers.

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Bexleyheath to Canterbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach London, depart from Bexleyheath, Friswell Place station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bexleyheath to Canterbury is 48 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Bexleyheath to Canterbury.

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There are 946+ hotels available in Canterbury. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bexleyheath to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 42.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 59m

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

You can take a bus from Bexleyheath to Canterbury via Bluewater, Bus Station and Dartford in around 2h 24m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnehurst to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£3 - £5
1st Class
£8 - £13
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£22 - £35
1st Class
£29 - £45
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£12 - £18
1st Class
£18 - £26
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Barnehurst to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£3 - £5
Train from Plumstead to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£11 - £15
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Greenhithe, station to Ebbsfleet International station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Arriva Kent Thameside
Stagecoach London
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bexleyheath, Friswell Place to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach London
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 Dartford to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bexleyheath, Long Lane Woolwich Road to Plumstead, Pettman Crescent
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Bus from Bexleyheath Clocktower to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from North Greenwich Station to Canterbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Other operators
Taxi from Bexleyheath to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
£100 - £120
Swanscombe Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 524
Website
swanscombecars.co.uk
ASAP Cars
Phone
+44 1322 252 525
Website
asapcars247.co.uk
All Dartford Cars
Phone
+44 1322 808 080
Twelve Transfers
Phone
+44 20 3479 5700
Website
twelvetransfers.co.uk
Longbridge Cars
Phone
+44 20 8507 7724
A to B Minicabs
Phone
+44 20 8594 9290

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