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

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Recommended option

Train via Stratford (London)  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$33 - $52

Cheapest option

Line 78 bus, bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the line 78 bus from Liverpool Street Station to Bermondsey, Lynton Road (SE1) 78
  2. Take the bus from Walworth, Dunton Road to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 007 / ...

$12 - $16

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 19 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury is to line 78 bus and bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3 h.

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

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Liverpool Street to Canterbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Street station to Canterbury station. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Street Station and arriving at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) via Walworth, Dunton Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Liverpool Street to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from London Liverpool Street and arriving at Canterbury West via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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

Southeastern operates a train from Liverpool Street to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liverpool Street to Canterbury via Bermondsey, Lynton Road (SE1) and Walworth, Dunton Road in around 3 h.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
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 (SE1)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 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 Walworth, Dunton Road to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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