There are 6 ways to get from London Bridge to Canterbury East 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 35 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Canterbury East

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from The Borough, Borough Station to Victoria, Eccleston Bridge C10
  2. Take the bus from London to Canterbury Londres > Canterbury > Douvres > Rotterdam > La Haye > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk / ...

$7 - $9

4 alternative options

Train via Canterbury West  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Canterbury West

$35 - $50

Train via St Pancras International  •  2 h 6 min

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

$37 - $61

Bus National Express  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Elephant & Castle New Kent Rd to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 007 / ...

$12 - $17

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from London Bridge to Canterbury East 59.7 miles

$12 - $19

What companies run services between London Bridge, Greater London, England and Canterbury East, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London Bridge to Canterbury East twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Bridge to Canterbury East via The Borough, Borough Station, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, London, and Canterbury in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
London Buses
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Bridge to Canterbury East?

The distance between London Bridge and Canterbury East is 85 km. The road distance is 96 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Bridge to Canterbury East?

The cheapest way to get from London Bridge to Canterbury East is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2 h 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Bridge to Canterbury East?

The quickest way to get from London Bridge to Canterbury East is to drive which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £9 - £14.

Is there a direct train between London Bridge and Canterbury East?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Bridge and arriving at Canterbury East. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

Is there a direct bus between London Bridge and Canterbury East?

No, there is no direct bus from London Bridge to Canterbury East. However, there are services departing from The Borough, Borough Station and arriving at Canterbury via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from London Bridge to Canterbury East?

The train from London Bridge to Canterbury East takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs twice daily.