There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to The O2 Arena by train, bus 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 4 min

$37 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. 022 / ...

$12 - $15

2 alternative options

Train, line 472 bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. 472

$32 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. 57.5 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and The O2 Arena, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to The O2 Arena hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Canterbury to The O2 Arena hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Canterbury East to Rainham (Kent)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Thameslink
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) to Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Plumstead, Pettman Crescent to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Canterbury and The O2 Arena is 79 km. The road distance is 92 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to The O2 Arena is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Canterbury to The O2 Arena is to train which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £27 - £40.

No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury to The O2 Arena. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and arriving at North Greenwich Station via Eltham, Green Way and Woolwich Arsenal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 4 min to get from Canterbury to The O2 Arena, including transfers.