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There are 5 ways to get from Canterbury to Kings Hill by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to West Malling

$21 - $30

4 alternative options

Train via Ashford International  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to West Malling

$25 - $36

Bus, line 72 bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Maidstone National Express
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Kings Hill, Forest Way 72 / ...

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Kings Hill 35.9 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Kings Hill 35.9 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Kings Hill is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Kings Hill is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury to Kings Hill. However, there are services departing from Canterbury and arriving at Kings Hill, Forest Way via Chequers Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Kings Hill is 30 miles. The road distance is 35.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Kings Hill without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £16 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Canterbury to Kings Hill, including transfers.

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Canterbury to Kings Hill bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Canterbury station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Kings Hill is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £16 - £23. Alternatively, you can bus and line 72 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Canterbury to Kings Hill bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Kings Hill, Forest Way station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Kings Hill is 36 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Canterbury to Kings Hill.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Kings Hill.
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  • Distance: 29.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Kings Hill, Kent, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Kings Hill every 3 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Kings Hill via Maidstone and Chequers Bus Station in around 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to West Malling
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Canterbury West to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Ashford International to West Malling
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
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 Canterbury to Maidstone
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Kings Hill, Forest Way
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Kings Hill
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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