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There are 6 ways to get from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred

$41 - $58

Cheapest option

Train via Gillingham (Kent)  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to Gillingham (Kent)
  2. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Greenhithe for Bluewater

$24 - $36

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Dartford National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station X80

Train, bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to Chatham
  2. Take the bus from Chatham station to Bluewater, Bus Station 700 - Sapphire

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 48.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) 48.7 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) station. However, there are services departing from Canterbury and arriving at Lakeside, Bus Station via Bluewater, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside). However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Chafford Hundred via Stratford International DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) is 38 miles. The road distance is 48.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), including transfers.

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Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Canterbury station.

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Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside).
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), England?

You can take a train from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) via Stratford International, Stratford International DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, West Ham, and Chafford Hundred in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) via Bluewater, Bus Station in around 2 h 3 min.

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
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Canterbury East to Gillingham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a week
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 Canterbury East to Chatham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from West Ham to Chafford Hundred
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Greenhithe for Bluewater
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 Dartford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station to Lakeside, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ensignbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chatham station to Bluewater, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, arrive at Lakeside, Bus Station.

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Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Chafford Hundred station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) is 49 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Canterbury to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside).

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