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

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Recommended option

Train, line 12 bus  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Headcorn
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Town Hall 12

Cheapest option

Train, line 2 bus  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Ashford International
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Ashford International station to Tenterden, Old Post Office 2 / ...

$16 - $22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41m

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Tenterden 28.8 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  41m

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Tenterden 28.8 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Tenterden is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Tenterden is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 41m.

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The distance between Canterbury and Tenterden is 22 miles. The road distance is 28.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Tenterden without a car is to train and line 12 bus which takes 1h 16m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Canterbury to Tenterden, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Tenterden is 29 miles. It takes approximately 41m to drive from Canterbury to Tenterden.

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There are 572+ hotels available in Tenterden. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Tenterden.
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  • Distance: 22.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

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

There is no direct connection from Canterbury to Tenterden. However, you can take the train to Headcorn, take the walk to Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt, then take the line 12 bus to Tenterden, Town Hall. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Canterbury to Tenterden via Ashford International and Ashford International station in around 1h 41m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Headcorn
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Canterbury West to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt to Tenterden, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International station to Tenterden, Old Post Office
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Tenterden
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk

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