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There are 6 ways to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury 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.

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Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  4h 4m

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

$147 - $239

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Bus  •  7h 42m

  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

4 alternative options

Train  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$105 - $198

Train #2  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Canterbury East

$106 - $193

Bus, train  •  8h 18m

  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 Waterloo
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Canterbury West

$72 - $118

Drive  •  3h 23m

  1. Drive from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury 193.4 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury is to bus which costs £20 - £30 and takes 7h 42m.

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

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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 7h 42m.

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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 4h 4m and costs £110 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4h 4m 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 4h 4m and costs £110 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £30 and takes 7h 42m.

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

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

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

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

You can take a train from Cheddar Gorge to Canterbury via Bristol Temple Meads, London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and St Pancras International in around 4h 4m. 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 7h 42m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
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 Weston-super-Mare to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
55m
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 Victoria to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
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
Train from London Waterloo East to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
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
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
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
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
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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