Travel from Southend-on-Sea to Canterbury

Bus or train from Southend-on-Sea to Canterbury?

c2c operates a train from Southend-on-Sea to Canterbury every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 44 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Southend-on-Sea to Canterbury every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Southend-on-Sea to Canterbury

From Southend Central train to West Ham DLR Station, train to Stratford International, then train to Canterbury West. 2 h 19 min £40. From Southend Central train to Chafford Hundred, Railway Station (Chafford Rail), bus to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), bus to Chatham, then train to Canterbury East. 3 h 48 min £32. From Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) line 28 bus to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), line 100 bus to Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside), bus to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), then bus to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop). 4 h 55 min £14. From Southend-on-Sea drive to Canterbury. 1 h 20 min £13.

Is there a direct train between Southend-on-Sea and Canterbury?

No, there is no direct train from Southend-on-Sea to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Southend Central and arriving at Canterbury West via West Ham DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

Is there a direct bus between Southend-on-Sea and Canterbury?

No, there is no direct bus from Southend-on-Sea to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Southend-on-Sea, Victoria Station Interchange (Victoria Stn) and arriving at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) via Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) and Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.