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There are 4 ways to get from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury, Magistrates Court to Westgate-on-Sea, Domneva Road 8A - the Breeze / ...

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Ramsgate
  2. Take the train from Ramsgate to Westgate-on-Sea

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea 15.8 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea 15.8 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury, Magistrates Court and arriving at Westgate-on-Sea, Domneva Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Westgate-on-Sea via Ramsgate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Westgate-on-Sea is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea without a car is to bus which takes 40 min and costs £4 - £7.

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The bus from Canterbury, Magistrates Court to Westgate-on-Sea, Domneva Road takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Canterbury, Magistrates Court station.

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Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea is to bus which takes 40 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £13 - £21 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Westgate-on-Sea, England?

Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 40 min. National Express also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea via Ramsgate in around 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Ramsgate
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Ramsgate to Westgate-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Magistrates Court to Westgate-on-Sea, Domneva Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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 Westgate-on-Sea bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Westgate-on-Sea, Domneva Road station.

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Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Westgate-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea is 16 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Canterbury to Westgate-on-Sea.

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