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

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Tonbridge

$22 - $35

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Line 333 bus, line 7 bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 333 bus from Faversham, Railway Station to Chequers Bus Station 333
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Chequers Bus Station to Tonbridge, Castle 7

$19

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Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Tonbridge 44 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Tonbridge 44 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Tonbridge is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Tonbridge is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to Tonbridge. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station and arriving at Tonbridge, Castle via Faversham, Railway Station and Chequers Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Tonbridge. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Tonbridge is 36 miles. The road distance is 44 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Tonbridge without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs £16 - £24.

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The train from Canterbury West to Tonbridge takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Canterbury to Tonbridge bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Faversham, Railway Station.

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Canterbury to Tonbridge train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Tonbridge is to train which takes 56 min and costs £16 - £24. Alternatively, you can line 333 bus and line 7 bus, which costs £15 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Tonbridge.
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  • Distance: 35.6 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Canterbury to Tonbridge hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Tonbridge via Faversham, Railway Station and Chequers Bus Station in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Faversham, Railway Station to Chequers Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chequers Bus Station to Tonbridge, Castle
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
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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Canterbury to Tonbridge bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Tonbridge, Castle station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Tonbridge is 44 miles. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Canterbury to Tonbridge.

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