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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Gate Inn to Deal, South Street (Walmer Castle) 12 / ...

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Ramsgate
  2. Take the train from Ramsgate to Deal

$21 - $30

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Deal 18.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Deal 18.2 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The distance between Canterbury and Deal is 23 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Deal is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Deal is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs £35 - £50.

No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Deal. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Deal via Ramsgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury, Gate Inn and arriving at Deal, South Street (Walmer Castle). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

The bus from Canterbury, Gate Inn to Deal, South Street (Walmer Castle) takes 44 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Deal hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 44 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Canterbury to Deal via Ramsgate in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Ramsgate to Deal
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Gate Inn to Deal, South Street (Walmer Castle)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Regent Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1227 794345
Email
info@regentcoaches.com
Website
regentcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canterbury, Whitefriars (H&M) to Deal, South Street (Walmer Castle)
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Deal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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