There are 4 ways to get from ExCeL London 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$38 - $54

Cheapest option

Line 11 bus, bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street to Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station 11
  2. Take the bus from London to Canterbury Londres > Canterbury > Douvres > Rotterdam > La Haye > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk / ...

$10 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 007 / ...

$15 - $19

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from ExCeL London to Canterbury 58.4 miles

$12 - $19

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

Southeastern operates a train from ExCeL London to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from ExCeL London to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street to Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from ExCeL London to Canterbury?

The distance between ExCeL London and Canterbury is 77 km. The road distance is 93 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury?

The cheapest way to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury is to line 11 bus and bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 2 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury?

The quickest way to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £8 - £13.

Is there a direct train between ExCeL London and Canterbury?

No, there is no direct train from ExCeL London 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 56 min.

Is there a direct bus between ExCeL London and Canterbury?

No, there is no direct bus from ExCeL London to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Custom House and arriving at Canterbury via Bishopsgate, Great Winchester Street and London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

How long does it take to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury?

It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from ExCeL London to Canterbury, including transfers.