There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Canterbury by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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 34 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$41 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 033 bus, bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 033 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 033 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 022 / ...

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Canterbury West

$38 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Canterbury 91.5 miles

$19 - $29

Towncar  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Canterbury 91.5 miles

$210 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Canterbury is to line 033 bus and bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 3 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Canterbury is to drive which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £14 - £22.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Canterbury is 109 km. The road distance is 146 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Canterbury, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Canterbury, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Canterbury via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 3 h 53 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
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
$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 London Charing Cross to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Canterbury
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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