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

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to Gillingham (Kent)

$15 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  54 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Faversham, Railway Station 3X / ...
  2. Take the train from Faversham to Gillingham (Kent)

$16 - $21

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Gillingham 28.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Gillingham 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury East and arriving at Gillingham (Kent). Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Gillingham is 24 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Gillingham without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs .

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The train from Canterbury East to Gillingham (Kent) takes 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Canterbury to Gillingham train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury East station.

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Canterbury to Gillingham train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Gillingham (Kent) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Gillingham is 29 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Canterbury to Gillingham.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Gillingham.
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  • Distance: 24.3 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Gillingham hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury East to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Faversham to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Faversham, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Gillingham
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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