There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to Broadstairs by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Broadstairs

$12 - $17

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Bus  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Broadstairs, Pierremont Hall (War Memorial) 9 / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Broadstairs 20.4 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Broadstairs 20.4 miles

$4 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury, Bus Station station and arriving at Broadstairs, Pierremont Hall (War Memorial). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Broadstairs. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Broadstairs is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Broadstairs without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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The train from Canterbury West to Broadstairs takes 23 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Canterbury to Broadstairs bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Canterbury, Bus Station.

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Canterbury to Broadstairs train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Broadstairs is to train which takes 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 3 min.

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Canterbury to Broadstairs bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Broadstairs, Pierremont Hall (War Memorial) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Broadstairs.
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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Broadstairs hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Broadstairs every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min. National Express also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Broadstairs, Pierremont Hall (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Broadstairs, Pierremont Hall (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Broadstairs
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Broadstairs is 20 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Canterbury to Broadstairs.

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