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There are 11 ways to get from Canterbury to Italy by train, plane, bus, car ferry 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.

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Train to London City, fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Milan Linate (LIN) LCY - LIN

$96 - $369

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Train, bus to London Stansted, fly to Bologna  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Take the bus from London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Bologna (BLQ) STN - BLQ

$82 - $370

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Train to London City, fly to Florence  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Florence (FLR) LCY - FLR

$136 - $399

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Milan Linate (LIN) LHR - LIN

$113 - $332

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Milan Linate (LIN) LGW - LIN

$94 - $258

Train, train to Southend, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) SEN - BGY

$113 - $411

Train  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$281 - $487

Train, bus  •  26 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma

$194 - $423

Bus  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome N1729

$96 - $161

Bus, train  •  30 h

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Padova En
  3. Take the train from Padova to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$119 - $249

Car ferry, drive  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Rome

$268 - $401

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Italy is to train and fly which costs £70 - £200 and takes 6 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Italy is to train and fly which costs £100 - £310 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury to Italy. However, there are services departing from Canterbury and arriving at P.le Tiburtino via Paris, Paris and Staz.ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 40 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Italy is 812 miles.

The best way to get from Canterbury to Italy without a car is to train which takes 15 h 7 min and costs £210 - £380.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Canterbury to Italy, including transfers.

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Canterbury to Italy bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Canterbury station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Italy is to train which takes 15 h 7 min and costs £210 - £380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £130 and takes 26 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Canterbury to Italy bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome station.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Italy.
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  • Distance: 812.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Italy?

You can take a train from Canterbury to Rome via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Milano Porta Garibaldi, Garibaldi Fs, Centrale Fs, and Milano Centrale in around 15 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Rome via Paris City Centre - Bercy, Paris, Paris, Rome, and Staz.ne Tiburtina in around 26 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from London City to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from London Stansted to Bologna via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $490
Flights from Southend to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Thameslink
Greater Anglia
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Padova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Padova
Ave. Duration
16 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$120 - $150
Bus operators
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 London Stratford also for Westfield to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
National Express
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Roma
Ave. Duration
21 h 21 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Canterbury to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Luxair, Flybe, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from London City Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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