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There are 3 ways to get from Catford to Canterbury by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bromley South to Canterbury East

$31 - $46

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Line 160 bus, bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 160 bus from Catford, Plassy Road to Eltham Green School 160 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Eltham to Canterbury National Express / ...

$11 - $15

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Catford to Canterbury 54.8 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Catford to Canterbury is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Catford to Canterbury is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Catford to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Catford, Plassy Road and arriving at Canterbury via London Eltham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Catford to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Catford and arriving at Canterbury East via Bromley South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Catford and Canterbury is 49 miles. The road distance is 54.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Catford to Canterbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £23 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Catford to Canterbury, including transfers.

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Catford to Canterbury bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Catford, Plassy Road station.

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Catford to Canterbury train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Bromley South station.

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The best way to get from Catford to Canterbury is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £23 - £40. Alternatively, you can line 160 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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Map of how to get from Catford to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 49.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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

Southeastern operates a train from Catford to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Catford to Canterbury via Eltham Green School and London Eltham in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Catford, Plassy Road to Eltham Green School
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Eltham to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Catford to Canterbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Catford to Canterbury is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Catford to Canterbury.

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