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There are 4 ways to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury by train, bus or car

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Train via St Pancras International  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$33 - $53

Cheapest option

Line 78 bus, bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 78 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Bermondsey, Lynton Road 78
  2. Take the bus from London Walworth to Canterbury National Express / ...

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Canterbury West

$33 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Street to Canterbury 60.3 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury is to line 78 bus and bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Street station to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Street Station and arriving at Canterbury via London Walworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Liverpool Street and Canterbury is 53 miles. The road distance is 60.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs £25 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury, including transfers.

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Liverpool Street to Canterbury bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Liverpool Street Station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs £25 - £45. Alternatively, you can line 78 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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Liverpool Street to Canterbury bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Street to Canterbury is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Liverpool Street to Canterbury.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury.
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  • Distance: 53 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Liverpool Street, England and Canterbury, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Liverpool Street to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool Street to Canterbury via Bermondsey, Lynton Road and London Walworth in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
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 Bridge to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 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 Liverpool Street Station to Bermondsey, Lynton Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Walworth to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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