There are 3 ways to get from Hastings to Canterbury by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Ashford International
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Canterbury West

$26 - $38

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Canterbury 45.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Canterbury 45.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Canterbury is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Canterbury is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hastings to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Canterbury West via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Hastings and Canterbury is 37 miles. The road distance is 45.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Canterbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs £19 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Hastings to Canterbury, including transfers.

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Hastings to Canterbury train services, operated by Southern, depart from Hastings station.

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

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 36.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

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

You can take a train from Hastings to Canterbury via Ashford International in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Hastings to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk

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