Trains from

Gatwick Airport to Canterbury

  1. departed
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    18:06
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    18:50
    London St Pancras International
    Platform B
    19:20
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 13 estimated
    20:11
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    18:27
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    18:59
    London Victoria
    Platform 15
    19:10
    London Victoria
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:38
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    18:36
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    19:04
    London Bridge
    Platform 5
    19:19
    London Bridge
    Platform 7
    20:56
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  4. expected to depart at 
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    19:06
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    19:50
    London St Pancras International
    Platform B
    20:12
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    21:08
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    19:27
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    19:59
    London Victoria
    Platform 16 estimated
    20:10
    London Victoria
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:39
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    19:36
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    20:04
    London Bridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:19
    London Bridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    21:53
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:06
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:50
    London St Pancras International
    Platform B
    21:12
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    22:08
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:28
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:59
    London Victoria
    Platform 15 estimated
    21:10
    London Victoria
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:39
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. expected to depart at 
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:36
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:04
    London Bridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    21:19
    London Bridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    22:55
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:06
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:50
    London St Pancras International
    Platform B estimated
    22:12
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 11 estimated
    23:08
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury

  • Train Fares from: £23.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury by train?

    The average journey time between Gatwick Airport and Canterbury is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 116 trains per day travelling from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Gatwick Airport and Canterbury?

    The distance between Gatwick Airport and Canterbury is 54 miles.

    Distance: 54 miles
  • What time is the first train from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury?

    The first train from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury departs at .

    What time is the last train from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury?

    The last train from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury departs at .

    First train
    Last train
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    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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