London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) train

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Compare prices and tickets London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW)

distanceDistance53 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£29 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSoutheastern

Trains from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) cover the 53 miles long route taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like Southeastern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £29. Travellers depart most frequently from London Waterloo East and arrive in Canterbury West.

Train companies: Southeastern trains London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW)

Travel to Canterbury West (CBW) from London Waterloo East (WAE) from £60 with Omio’s train partners Southeastern! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular 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.

Southeastern from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: £60
  • Southeastern frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) 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 Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW).
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Cheap train tickets from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) is £29; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) is on average 1 h 55 min   for the 53 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Canterbury West (CBW) from London Waterloo East (WAE) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) leaves at 05: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) leaves at 21: 37.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) without having to change trains with Southeastern. There are 11 direct trains from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW), you can count on Southeastern for the best way to get you to Canterbury West (CBW). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between London Waterloo East (WAE) and Canterbury West (CBW) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 37.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo East, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Canterbury West, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Canterbury West (CBW) from London Waterloo East (WAE) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from London Waterloo East (WAE) to Canterbury West (CBW) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from London Waterloo East

Distance from London Waterloo East to city center
Distance from London Waterloo East to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus alighting point in Sandell Street.
Amenities at station
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: newspapers
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
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: No | Step free access note: Category B1. This station has a degree of step-free access to the platform, which may be in both directions or in one direction only - please check details - Step free access to Waterloo East is only through use of lift at Waterloo Main. Ramps access to the platforms is steep. There is no ticket office. Full ticket office facilities available in Waterloo Main station. There is an entrance from Southwark underground station but this involves either steps or an escalator. There is also a step only access available from the Sandall Street entrance onto the overbridge connection between Waterloo East and Waterloo main stations. Taxis and direct road access only available from Waterloo main station which is connected via ramps and an overbridge to Waterloo East station. | Accessible public telephones: Public telephones are not wheelchair accessible | Accessible taxis: Accessible Black Cabs are available from the taxi rank adjacent to the Cab Road exit from Waterloo Main station. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: On overbridge from Waterloo Main station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Assistance/Help available from station staff from First to Last trains. | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

Trains arriving to Canterbury West

Distance from Canterbury West to city center
Distance from Canterbury West to city center
1.5 miles (2.4 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station forecourt
Amenities at station
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: two within concourse. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Assistance/Help available from station staff from First to Last trains. | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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