Canterbury to London bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Canterbury to London

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Canterbury to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
15:002h20
Canterbury, University Of Kent
17:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
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National Express
13:502h30
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
16:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
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National Express
17:352h15
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
19:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
National Express
04:153h05
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
07:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
National Express
07:502h30
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
10:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableCanterbury to London

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 26 July
National Express
03:402h10
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
05:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
04:153h05
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
07:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
06:153h05
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
09:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
06:222h58
Canterbury, University Of Kent
09:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
07:502h30
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
10:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
08:002h20
Canterbury, University Of Kent
10:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
09:202h30
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
11:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
09:302h20
Canterbury, University Of Kent
11:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
11:002h20
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
13:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
11:102h10
Canterbury, University Of Kent
13:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
13:002h20
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
15:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
13:102h10
Canterbury, University Of Kent
15:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
13:502h30
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
16:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
14:002h20
Canterbury, University Of Kent
16:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
14:502h30
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
17:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
15:002h20
Canterbury, University Of Kent
17:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
15:502h30
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
18:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
16:002h20
Canterbury, University Of Kent
18:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
17:352h15
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
19:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
17:452h05
Canterbury, University Of Kent
19:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
19:002h20
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
21:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
19:082h12
Canterbury, University Of Kent
21:20London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes
National Express
20:452h05
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
22:50London, Victoria Coach Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Canterbury to London

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 24 m

Buses per day

23

Distance

87 km

Of the 23 buses that leave Canterbury for London every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
20:452h05
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
22:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
17:452h05
Canterbury, University Of Kent
19:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
03:402h10
Canterbury, St. Georges Lane
05:50London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
11:102h10
Canterbury, University Of Kent
13:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£161One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
13:102h10
Canterbury, University Of Kent
15:20London, Victoria Coach Station
£171One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Canterbury to London

distanceDistance54 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 57 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyCoach frequency10 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 10 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Megabus or Southeastern

Coaches from Canterbury to London cover the 54 miles long route taking on average 1 h 57 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Southeastern. Normally, there are 10 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £9, but the average price of coach tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Canterbury, St. Georges Lane and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

Coach companies: National Express, Megabus and Southeastern Canterbury to London

Travel to London from Canterbury from £9 with Omio’s coach partners National Express, Megabus and Southeastern! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

Coach information from Canterbury to London with Southeastern:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 24 min
  • Cheapest Price: £14
  • Southeastern frequency: 12 a day

Buses from Canterbury to London: Journey Details

There are frequent direct buses from Canterbury to London running daily, operated by National Express. The earliest service leaves before 6:00 a.m., with the day's last bus departing after 8:00 p.m. There is around one bus an hour, but this varies at different times of day. The journey typically takes between 1 hour and 40 minutes to 2 hours and 35 minutes.

Taking the Bus from Canterbury

Buses from Canterbury to London depart from Canterbury Bus Station, which is centrally located in St George's Lane. It's possible to travel to the bus station on Stagecoach buses, which serve the city and towns and villages from the surrounding area of East Kent. St George's Lane is a few minutes walk from Canterbury East rail station. Canterbury West station is slightly further away but still within walking distance. There are also taxi services available.

Getting into London by Bus

As one of the world's leading cities, London offers a huge range of sights and activities for visitors to discover. The West End is internationally famous for its range of shows, including many top musicals. Top shopping areas include Oxford Street, Regent Street and Covent Garden. Bus passengers travelling from Canterbury will arrive at London Victoria coach station in Buckingham Palace Road. London Victoria is the biggest coach station in the capital, served by buses to locations all over the city and further afield. It is also next to London Victoria rail station, which is a transport hub for both overground and underground trains. Buses in London run round the clock, while taxis are also available through the night.

FAQs: Canterbury to London coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Canterbury to London with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Canterbury to London.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Canterbury to London can start from as little as £9 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Canterbury to London is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Canterbury to London coach travel time is 1 h 57 min   for the 54 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Canterbury to London leaves at 05: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Canterbury to London leaves at 20: 53.
Yes, there are 10 direct coaches a day from Canterbury to London with National Express or Southeastern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from Canterbury to London, you can count on National Express, Megabus or Southeastern for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Canterbury and London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Canterbury, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Canterbury, St. Georges Lane, Canterbury, Park and Ride and Canterbury, University Of Kent. When arriving in London, you can end your journey in coach stations like London, Victoria Coach Station, London, Golders Green Station and London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 2 & 3.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Canterbury, St. Georges Lane, which is located around 0.4 miles (686 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at London, Victoria Coach Station, located 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London from Canterbury is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 57 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Canterbury to London is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London from Canterbury including taking a train or coach.

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