There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Whitstable 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 via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from St Pancras International to Whitstable

$33 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Canterbury Londres > Canterbury > Douvres > Rotterdam > La Haye > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk / ...
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Whitstable, Horsebridge Triangle / ...

$12 - $14

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Whitstable

$33 - $49

Bus National Express  •  3 h 38 min

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

$17 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Whitstable 64.1 miles

$13 - $20

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

Southeastern operates a train from London Paddington Station to Whitstable hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Paddington Station to Whitstable via Paddington Rail Station, Victoria, Neathouse Place, London, Canterbury, and Canterbury, Bus Station in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Whitstable
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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 Victoria to Whitstable
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Whitstable, Horsebridge
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Regent Coaches
Phone
+44 (0)1227 794345
Email
info@regentcoaches.com
Website
regentcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Whitstable, Harbour Street (Albert Street)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
regentcoaches.co.uk
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

The distance between London Paddington Station and Whitstable is 85 km. The road distance is 103 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Whitstable is to bus which costs £8 - £10 and takes 2 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Whitstable is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £9 - £15.

No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to Whitstable. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Whitstable, Horsebridge via London and Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from London Paddington Station to Whitstable, including transfers.