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There are 4 ways to get from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  31m

  1. Take the bus from Whitstable, St Alphege Church to St Dunstan's Church 4 / ...

$3 - $5

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Train  •  1h

  1. Take the train from Whitstable to Faversham
  2. Take the train from Faversham to Canterbury East

$16 - $22

Taxi  •  14m

  1. Take a taxi from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station 6.6 miles

$21 - $25

Drive  •  14m

  1. Drive from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station 6.6 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station is to taxi which costs £16 - £20 and takes 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Whitstable, St Alphege Church and arriving at St Dunstan's Church. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station. However, there are services departing from Whitstable and arriving at Canterbury East via Faversham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Whitstable and Canterbury West Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 6.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station without a car is to bus which takes 31m and costs £2 - £4.

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The bus from Whitstable, St Alphege Church to St Dunstan's Church takes 24m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Whitstable to Canterbury West Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Whitstable, St Alphege Church station.

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Whitstable to Canterbury West Station train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Whitstable station.

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The best way to get from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station is to bus which takes 31m and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1h.

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Map of how to get from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station.
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 31m

What companies run services between Whitstable, England and Canterbury West Station, England?

Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 24m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station via Faversham and Canterbury East in around 1h.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Whitstable to Faversham
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Faversham to Canterbury East
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Whitstable, St Alphege Church to St Dunstan's Church
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Other operators
Taxi from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station
Ave. Duration
14m
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk

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Whitstable to Canterbury West Station bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at St Dunstan's Church station.

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Whitstable to Canterbury West Station train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Canterbury East station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Whitstable to Canterbury West Station is 7 miles. It takes approximately 14m to drive from Whitstable to Canterbury West Station.

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There are 736+ hotels available in Canterbury West Station. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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