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There are 6 ways to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$130 - $224

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Bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury National Express / ...

$27 - $38

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Bus, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Wells, Bus Station to Wells Road, St Mary's Buildings 174 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Canterbury West

$94 - $172

Bus via Bath  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bath to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury National Express / ...

$28 - $38

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury 193.4 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Southend (SEN) BRS - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$282 - $472

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The cheapest way to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury is to bus which costs £21 - £30 and takes 9 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Cheddar, Tweentown and arriving at Canterbury via Wells, Bus Station, Bristol Bus & Coach Station and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

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The distance between Cheddar Gorge and Canterbury is 167 miles. The road distance is 193.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury without a car is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs £95 - £180.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury, including transfers.

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Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs £95 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £30 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to Southend Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 167.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Cheddar Gorge, England and Canterbury, England?

You can take a train from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury via Yatton, Bristol Temple Meads, London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and St Pancras International in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury via Cheddar, Tweentown, Wells, Bus Station, Bristol, Bus Station, Bristol Bus & Coach Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Southend via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from London Charing Cross to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Stratford International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bath to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury is 193 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to drive from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe and easyJet offer flights from Bristol Airport to Southend Airport.

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There are 708+ hotels available in Canterbury. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cheddar Gorge to Bristol Airport is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £26 - £32.

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