There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Canterbury 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
Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. 007 / ...

$12 - $16

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 20 min

$33 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. 65 miles

$13 - $21

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Canterbury, England?

Southeastern operates a train from London Paddington Station to Canterbury hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Canterbury every 2 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h.

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
$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 Victoria to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 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
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Paddington Station and Canterbury is 91 km. The road distance is 104 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Canterbury is to bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 3 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Canterbury is to drive which takes 1 h 23 min and costs £10 - £15.

No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from London Paddington Station to Canterbury, including transfers.

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