There are 5 ways to get from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace by train, bus or car

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Train via St Pancras International  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Hampton Court

$45 - $64

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Bus, line 131 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 022 / ...
  2. Take the line 131 bus from Collier's Wood, Colliers Wood to Fairfield Bus Station 131 / ...

$14 - $18

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 44 min

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

$41 - $59

Train, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Richmond Station to Hampton Court Railway Station R68

$36 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace 75.7 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to Hampton Court Palace. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and arriving at Hampton Court Gardens via Elephant & Castle Station, Collier's Wood, Colliers Wood and Cromwell Road Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Hampton Court via London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Hampton Court Palace is 62 miles. The road distance is 75.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace without a car is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace, including transfers.

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Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop).

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Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 131 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Fairfield Bus Station.

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Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Hampton Court station.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace.
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  • Distance: 62.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Hampton Court Palace, Greater London, England?

You can take a train from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Vauxhall Underground Station, Vauxhall, and Hampton Court in around 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace via Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd, Elephant & Castle Station, Collier's Wood, Colliers Wood, Fairfield Bus Station, Cromwell Road Bus Station, and Hampton Court Gardens in around 3 h 30 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
$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 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 East to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Vauxhall to Hampton Court
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Hampton Court
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Abellio London
Phone
0207 788 8550
Email
customer.care@abellio.co.uk.
Website
abellio.co.uk
Bus from Richmond Station to Hampton Court Railway Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
abellio.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Collier's Wood, Colliers Wood to Fairfield Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Canterbury to Hampton Court Palace.

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