There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to London Paddington Station by train, bus, subway 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 14 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International

$37 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd 022 / ...

$12 - $16

2 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to London Victoria
  2. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground Circle

$34 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to London Paddington Station 64.9 miles

$13 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to London Paddington Station is to bus which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to London Paddington Station is to train which costs £28 - £40 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and London Paddington Station is 57 miles. The road distance is 64.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Canterbury to London Paddington Station, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Canterbury, England and London Paddington Station, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to London Paddington Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Canterbury to London Paddington Station hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Canterbury East to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 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
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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