There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to Sittingbourne by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  25 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury East to Sittingbourne

$11 - $17

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Bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Queens Avenue (Victoria Memorial Recreation Ground) to Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) 3X

$7

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Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Sittingbourne 17.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Sittingbourne 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury, Queens Avenue (Victoria Memorial Recreation Ground) and arriving at Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury East and arriving at Sittingbourne. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Sittingbourne is 16 miles. The road distance is 17.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Sittingbourne without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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The train from Canterbury East to Sittingbourne takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Canterbury to Sittingbourne bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Canterbury, Queens Avenue (Victoria Memorial Recreation Ground) station.

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Canterbury to Sittingbourne train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury East station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Sittingbourne is to train which takes 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 51 min.

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Canterbury to Sittingbourne bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum) station.

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Canterbury to Sittingbourne train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Sittingbourne station.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Sittingbourne.
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  • Distance: 15.7 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Sittingbourne, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Sittingbourne hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Sittingbourne hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Queens Avenue (Victoria Memorial Recreation Ground) to Sittingbourne, Forum Shopping Centre (Rear of Forum)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Sittingbourne
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$45 - $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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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Sittingbourne is 18 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Canterbury to Sittingbourne.

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