There are 3 ways to get from Canterbury to Manston by 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

Line 9 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Northgate, St. Thomas' School to Manna Hutte, Arundel Road 9

$7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Manston 16.6 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Manston 16.6 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Manston, Kent, England?

Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Manston hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 32 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northgate, St. Thomas' School to Manna Hutte, Arundel Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Manston
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Canterbury to Manston?

The distance between Canterbury and Manston is 21 km. The road distance is 27 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Manston?

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Manston is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Canterbury to Manston?

The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Manston is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £35 - £45.

Is there a direct bus between Canterbury and Manston?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Northgate, St. Thomas' School and arriving at Manna Hutte, Arundel Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

How long does it take to get from Canterbury to Manston?

The line 9 bus from Northgate, St. Thomas' School to Manna Hutte, Arundel Road takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.