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Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East

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  1. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    09:27
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    09:59
    London Victoria
    Platform 15 estimated
    10:10
    London Victoria
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:39
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    09:57
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    10:29
    London Victoria
    Platform 15 estimated
    10:42
    London Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:21
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    10:06
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    10:50
    London St Pancras International
    Platform B
    11:12
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 13 estimated
    12:06
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:06
    Canterbury West
    12:27
    Canterbury East
    Canterbury East
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    10:27
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    10:59
    London Victoria
    Platform 15 estimated
    11:10
    London Victoria
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:39
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    10:36
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    11:04
    London Bridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:19
    London Bridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    12:53
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:53
    Canterbury West
    13:14
    Canterbury East
    Canterbury East
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    10:57
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    11:29
    London Victoria
    Platform 15 estimated
    11:42
    London Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:21
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    11:06
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    11:50
    London St Pancras International
    Platform B
    12:12
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    13:06
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:06
    Canterbury West
    13:27
    Canterbury East
    Canterbury East
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    11:27
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    11:59
    London Victoria
    Platform 15 estimated
    12:10
    London Victoria
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:39
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    11:36
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 3
    12:04
    London Bridge
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:19
    London Bridge
    Platform 7 estimated
    13:53
    Canterbury West
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:53
    Canterbury West
    14:14
    Canterbury East
    Canterbury East
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    11:57
    Gatwick Airport
    Platform 4
    12:29
    London Victoria
    Platform 15 estimated
    12:42
    London Victoria
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:21
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Canterbury East
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East

  • Train Fares from: £23.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East by train?

    The average journey time between Gatwick Airport and Canterbury East is . On an average weekday, there are 64 trains travelling from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East cost?

    Train tickets from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East can start from as little as £23.30 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East?

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

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

    The distance between Gatwick Airport and Canterbury East is 54 miles.

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

    The first train from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East departs at .

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

    The last train from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *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.

Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East for Saturday 25th Jan 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
09:2711:392h 12m, 1 change
09:5712:212h 24m, 1 change
10:0612:272h 21m, 2 changes
10:2712:392h 12m, 1 change
10:3613:142h 38m, 2 changes
10:5713:212h 24m, 1 change
11:0613:272h 21m, 2 changes
11:2713:392h 12m, 1 change
11:3614:142h 38m, 2 changes
11:5714:212h 24m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Canterbury East to Gatwick Airport.

How to find cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport to Canterbury East

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.