There are 4 ways to get from Ramsgate to Canterbury by train, bus, taxi 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  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Ramsgate, Leopold Street (Leopold Street Car Park) to Canterbury, Bus Station 43 / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ramsgate to Canterbury 19.2 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Ramsgate to Canterbury 19.2 miles

$4 - $6

What companies run services between Ramsgate, England and Canterbury, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Ramsgate to Canterbury every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Ramsgate to Canterbury every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. National Express also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ramsgate, Leopold Street (Leopold Street Car Park) to Canterbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Ramsgate to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ramsgate and Canterbury is 24 km. The road distance is 31 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ramsgate to Canterbury is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Ramsgate to Canterbury is to train which takes 18 min and costs £8 - £12.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ramsgate and arriving at Canterbury West. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ramsgate, Leopold Street (Leopold Street Car Park) and arriving at Canterbury, Bus Station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

The train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.