There are 4 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury by subway, 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

Tube, train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$36 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 022 / ...

$14 - $18

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Canterbury West

$33 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury 87.3 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Canterbury is 69 miles. The road distance is 87.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury station. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) via Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square and Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Temple, Aldwych station.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 69.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Canterbury, England?

You can take a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Canterbury via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross, Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square, and Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd in around 4 h 19 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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