There are 5 ways to get from Canterbury to Leeds Castle by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Hollingbourne

$16 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Ashford, Park Street (Charter House) 1X
  2. Take the bus from Ashford, County Square to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning 10X

$13

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Ashford International
  2. Take the bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning 10X

$17 - $21

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Leeds Castle 23.6 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Leeds Castle 23.6 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Leeds Castle is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 31 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Leeds Castle is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 31 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to Leeds Castle. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station and arriving at Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning via Ashford, County Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Hollingbourne. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

More details

The distance between Canterbury and Leeds Castle is 20 miles. The road distance is 23.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Canterbury to Leeds Castle without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £18.

More details

The train from Canterbury West to Hollingbourne takes 48 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

More details

Canterbury to Leeds Castle bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Canterbury, Bus Station.

More details

Canterbury to Leeds Castle train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West station.

More details

The best way to get from Canterbury to Leeds Castle is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 and takes 2 h 19 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Canterbury to Leeds Castle.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 19.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Leeds Castle, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Leeds Castle every 2 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Leeds Castle via Ashford, Park Street (Charter House), Ashford, County Square, and Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning in around 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Hollingbourne
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
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
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Ashford, Park Street (Charter House)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford, County Square to Hollingbourne, Broomfield Turning
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Leeds Castle
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How to get from Florence to Rome, The beginner’s guide to the 2018 World Nomad Games and Is ride-sharing platform BlaBlaCar right for you? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.