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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University by train, bus or car

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Train via St Pancras International  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$58 - $94

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Bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury National Express / ...

$19 - $26

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Canterbury West

$56 - $90

Train, bus  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton
  2. Take the train from Brighton to Hastings
  3. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station to Hythe Light station

$72 - $115

Drive  •  2h 18m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University 137.9 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Canterbury Christ Church University. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Canterbury via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Canterbury West via London Waterloo East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 1m.

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The distance between Southampton and Canterbury Christ Church University is 112 miles. The road distance is 137.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University without a car is to train which takes 3h 33m and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3h 33m to get from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University, including transfers.

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Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University is to train which takes 3h 33m and costs £45 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 5h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University.
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  • Distance: 111.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 33m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Canterbury Christ Church University, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, St Pancras International, and Canterbury West in around 3h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University via London Victoria Coach Station and Canterbury in around 5h 10m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from London Waterloo East to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Southern
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
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 Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station to Hythe Light station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent

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Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury station.

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Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Canterbury West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2h 18m to drive from Southampton to Canterbury Christ Church University.

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