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Recommended option

Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Chilham

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury East Railway Station to Chilham, Felborough Close (Bagham Road) 1 / ...

$5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Chilham 6.5 miles

$21 - $26

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Chilham 6.5 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Walk from Canterbury to Chilham 6.2 miles

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

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Chilham hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Chilham hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 24 min. Regent Coaches also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury East Railway Station to Chilham, Felborough Close (Bagham Road)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Regent Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1227 794345
Email
info@regentcoaches.com
Website
regentcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Chilham, Taylors Hill (Fire Station)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Chilham
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canterbury and Chilham is 9 km. The road distance is 10 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Chilham is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Chilham is to train which takes 8 min and costs £5 - £8.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Chilham. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury East Railway Station and arriving at Chilham, Felborough Close (Bagham Road). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

The train from Canterbury West to Chilham takes 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.