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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International

£30 - £55

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Drive  •  1h 6m

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Stratford 58.8 miles

£8 - £13

Canterbury to Stratford by train

The train journey time between Canterbury and Stratford is around 47 min and covers a distance of around 64 miles. The fastest train normally takes 44 min. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service, the Canterbury to Stratford train service departs from Canterbury West and arrives in Stratford International. Typically 147 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
47 min
Fastest train time:
44 min
Trains per week:
147
Cheapest price:
£30
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:18
Last train departs at:
22:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Canterbury to Stratford train schedules

Canterbury → Stratford
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Stratford is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Canterbury to Stratford is to train which takes 47 min and costs £30 - £55.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Stratford International. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Stratford is 50 miles. The road distance is 58.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Stratford without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £30 - £55.

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The train from Canterbury West to Stratford International takes 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Canterbury to Stratford train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, depart from Canterbury West station.

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Canterbury to Stratford train services, operated by South Eastern Trains Service, arrive at Stratford International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Stratford is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from Canterbury to Stratford.

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  • Distance: 50.2 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

South Eastern Trains Service operates a train from Canterbury West to Stratford International hourly. Tickets cost £30 - £55 and the journey takes 47 min.

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