There are 5 ways to get from Canterbury to Guildford by train, bus 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

Train via St Pancras International  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$49 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 022 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford National Express

$16 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to London Waterloo East
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$47 - $67

Train via Tonbridge  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Redhill
  3. Take the train from Redhill to Guildford

$40 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Guildford 82.3 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Guildford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Guildford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Guildford is 72 miles. The road distance is 82.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Canterbury to Guildford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and arriving at Guildford via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Guildford via London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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

You can take a train from Canterbury to Guildford via St Pancras International, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Guildford via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and London Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Canterbury West to London Waterloo East
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Canterbury West to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redhill to Guildford
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com

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