There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park by train, bus, taxi or foot

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  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to Bekesbourne

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Littlebourne, The Evenhill (Newing Close) 11 / ...

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park 4.2 miles

$14 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Walk from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park 3.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park is to bus which costs £3 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs £11 - £14.

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The distance between Canterbury and Howletts Wild Animal Park is 5 km.

The train from Canterbury East to Bekesbourne takes 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury, Bus Station and arriving at Littlebourne, The Evenhill (Newing Close). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury East and arriving at Bekesbourne. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

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What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Howletts Wild Animal Park, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 4 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Littlebourne, The Evenhill (Newing Close)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Lehane
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Canterbury, Waitrose to Littlebourne, The Evenhill (Newing Close)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Regent Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1227 794345
Email
info@regentcoaches.com
Website
regentcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canterbury, Whitefriars (H&M) to Littlebourne, The Evenhill (Newing Close)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Howletts Wild Animal Park
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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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