London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE)

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Southeastern
18:412h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
21:08Canterbury East (CBE)
£521One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Southeastern
08:412h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:08Canterbury East (CBE)
£521One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Southeastern
09:091h59
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:08Canterbury East (CBE)
£521One-way
2 changes

Train timetableLondon Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 April
Southeastern
08:412h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:08Canterbury East (CBE)
1 change
Southeastern
09:091h59
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:08Canterbury East (CBE)
2 changes
Southeastern
18:412h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
21:08Canterbury East (CBE)
1 change

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Train times from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE)

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 59 m

Average

2 h 17 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

88 km

To travel from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Southeastern
09:091h59
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:08Canterbury East (CBE)
£521One-way
2 changes
Southeastern
18:412h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
21:08Canterbury East (CBE)
£521One-way
1 change
Southeastern
08:412h27
London Kings Cross (KGX)
11:08Canterbury East (CBE)
£521One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE)

distanceDistance54 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSoutheastern or Thameslink

Trains from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) cover the 54 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 56 min with our travel partners like Southeastern or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £46, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from London Kings Cross and arrive in Canterbury East.

Train providers: Southeastern and Thameslink trains London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE)

Southeastern and Thameslink trains will get you from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) from £55. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Train information from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) with Southeastern:

  • Average Duration: 53 min
  • Cheapest Price: £55
  • Southeastern frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE).
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Cheap train tickets from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) is £46; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) train time is 1 h 56 min   covering the 54 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) leaves at 10: 39. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) leaves at 11: 44.
There are 25 trains a day from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) which require at least one change with Southeastern or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) train with Southeastern or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Canterbury East (CBE) from London Kings Cross (KGX) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Kings Cross, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Canterbury East, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from London Kings Cross (KGX) to Canterbury East (CBE) by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between London Kings Cross (KGX) and Canterbury East (CBE) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

Trains arriving to Canterbury East

Distance from Canterbury East to city center
Distance from Canterbury East to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement bus stop in Station Road East, opposite the station entrance.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point | Helpline Contact: 0345 322 7021 or Text relay 18001 0345 322 7021 Freephone 0800 783 4524 or Text Relay 18001 0800 783 4524 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Category A. This station has step free access to all platforms - Access to all platforms and interchange via lifts and stairs. | Accessible public telephones: Public telephones are not wheelchair accessible | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available to book | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: The Ticket Vending Machines' can only be accessed when the station building is open as they are in the booking hall | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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