There are 4 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$33 - $49

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 022 / ...

$13 - $18

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station 60.6 miles

$13 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a town car from London City Airport to Canterbury West Station 60.6 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Canterbury West Station. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Canterbury West via Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between London City Airport (LCY) and Canterbury West Station is 47 miles. The road distance is 60.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station without a car is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station train services, operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), arrive at London City Airport DLR Station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 50 min.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Canterbury West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station.

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There are 683+ hotels available in Canterbury West Station. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station.
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  • Distance: 47 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Canterbury West Station, England?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station via Stratford International DLR Station and Stratford International in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Canterbury West Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London City Airport DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
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 Eltham Road Westhorne Avenue to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London City Airport to Canterbury West Station
Estimated price
$170 - $250

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