How to Reach Canterbury, United Kingdom

The Easiest Way to Reach Canterbury


  • By Train: Trains to Canterbury halt at either of the two main stations- Canterbury East and Canterbury West. Most of the trains halting here are between London and Canterbury.
  • By Car: Canterbury is connected by road via the M2 South and East road until it merges with the A2. Alternatively regional arterial road A28 travels through the city.
  • By Coach: Coaches connect Canterbury to cities such as London and Dover.
  • By Air: Canterbury does not have an airport of its own. The nearest one is at London.


  • By Bus: Canterbury has a strong network of busses which run in loops within the city.
  • By Car: Renting a car and exploring the city at your pace is possible.
  • By Taxi: Taxis in Canterbury are regulated by the city council. Charges are imposed uniformly by this regulation.
  • On Foot: Many of the Canterbury attractions are situated close to each other. Hence, it is easy to explore the place on foot.

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Modes of Transportation in Canterbury

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Canterbury. The most preferred mode of transport in Canterbury is Car.

Average distance: 21.73 km Average time: 22.5 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 22.5 min Overall average time for 21.73 kms 22.5 min
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