How to get to Canterbury from Crawley

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from Crawley to Canterbury

How to get to Canterbury from Crawley by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Crawley to Canterbury is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Crawley to Canterbury

distanceDistance55 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£22 - £29
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £29 • 2 h 38 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSoutheastern

Take a train or coach to travel 55 miles to Canterbury from Crawley. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Southeastern among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Crawley to Canterbury.

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Find the best journey from Crawley to Canterbury with Southeastern. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most affordable journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

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.

    FAQs: Crawley to Canterbury

    FAQs: Travel to Canterbury 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 Crawley to Canterbury.

    There are 2 ways to get from Crawley to Canterbury: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to travel between Crawley and Canterbury is a coach with an average price of £22.

    This is compared to other travel options from Crawley to Canterbury:

    Taking a coach costs £6 less than taking a train, which costs on average £29 for the same trip.

    The quickest way to travel from Crawley to Canterbury is by train, which takes on average 2 h 38 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Coach takes 5 h 15 min on average.

    The Crawley to Canterbury distance is approximately 55 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Crawley to Canterbury is:

    • 12 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Canterbury from Crawley as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Crawley to Canterbury:

    • Most travellers take a coach from Crawley to Canterbury, University Of Kent.
    • Most travellers catch their train from Crawley and arrive in Canterbury West.

    The following travel companies offer services from Crawley to Canterbury:

    • Southeastern or Thameslink can get you to Canterbury by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Southeastern from Crawley to Canterbury for £29 on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Crawley to Canterbury with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find direct coaches with.
    • You can travel directly by train with.

    Direct services to Canterbury tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

    Many of our customers travelling from Crawley to Canterbury don't make Canterbury their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Dover, London Victoria, Paris or London Stansted Airport, either of which you could add to your Crawley and Canterbury trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Canterbury to any of these top destinations today!

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