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

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Train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$33 - $49

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Bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 022 / ...

$14 - $18

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to Canterbury 58.4 miles

$12 - $19

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No, there is no direct train from ExCeL London station to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from West Silvertown DLR Station and arriving at Canterbury West via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between ExCeL London and Canterbury is 48 miles. The road distance is 58.4 miles.

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The best way to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury, including transfers.

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ExCeL London to Canterbury train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Stratford International station.

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The best way to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 56 min.

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ExCeL London to Canterbury train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Canterbury West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between ExCeL London to Canterbury is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from ExCeL London to Canterbury.

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There are 713+ hotels available in Canterbury. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 48.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between ExCeL London, England and Canterbury, England?

Southeastern operates a train from ExCeL London to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from ExCeL London to Canterbury every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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