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Ramsgate to Canterbury West by train

It takes an average of 23m to travel from Ramsgate to Canterbury West by train, over a distance of around 15 miles (24 km). There are normally 40 trains per day travelling from Ramsgate to Canterbury West and tickets for this journey start from £6.20 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 19m
PriceFrom £6.20
Distance15 miles (24 km)
Frequency40 trains per day
First train03:51
Last train23:51
Departure stationRamsgate
Arrival stationCanterbury West
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsSoutheastern

Ramsgate to Canterbury West train times

Check out the next trains departing from Ramsgate to Canterbury West for Sunday 13th June 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
07:10 ramsgate07:29 canterbury westPlat. 1 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets19m, direct
07:40 On timeramsgate08:02 On timecanterbury westPlat. 1 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets22m, direct
08:07 ramsgate08:26 canterbury westPlat. 2 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets19m, direct
08:40 ramsgate09:02 canterbury westPlat. 1 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets22m, direct
09:07 ramsgate09:26 canterbury westPlat. 2 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets19m, direct
09:40 ramsgate10:02 canterbury westPlat. 1 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets22m, direct
10:07 ramsgate10:26 canterbury westPlat. 2 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets19m, direct
10:40 ramsgate11:02 canterbury westPlat. 1 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets22m, direct
11:07 ramsgate11:26 canterbury westPlat. 2 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets19m, direct
11:40 ramsgate12:02 canterbury westPlat. 1 estimatedsoutheastern Off PeakGet tickets22m, direct

Travel from Ramsgate to Canterbury West by train in 19m

If you want to know more about the journey from Ramsgate to Canterbury West by train, look no further!

The train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West usually takes around 23m to travel 15 miles (24 km). You can expect to find 40 trains running on this popular route per day. Direct trains are usually available every day on this route, so you don't need to worry about changes during your journey. The fastest Southeastern train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West takes just 19m, during which you can enjoy free WiFi and access to an onboard entertainment system, as well as First Class seating on some routes.

To snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time – tickets are usually cheaper when you travel Off-Peak compared to taking the train at Peak times. If you want to save even more, get a Railcard – you’ll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.

Want to book your train tickets from Ramsgate to Canterbury West now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to know if trains are running, read on for timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets from Ramsgate to Canterbury West.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Ramsgate to Canterbury West? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West take?

The average journey time by train between Ramsgate and Canterbury West is 23 minutes, with around 40 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Ramsgate and Canterbury West by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West is 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West cost?

Train ticket prices from Ramsgate to Canterbury West can start from as little as £6.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Ramsgate to Canterbury West without having to change trains. There are 40 direct trains from Ramsgate to Canterbury West each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West leave?

The first train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West leaves at 03:51. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West leave?

The last train from Ramsgate to Canterbury West leaves at 23:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Ramsgate and Canterbury West by train?

Trains travelling from Ramsgate to Canterbury West cover a distance of around 15 miles (24 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Canterbury West to Ramsgate.

Cheap train tickets from Ramsgate to Canterbury West

Train tickets from Ramsgate to Canterbury West start at £6.20 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Ramsgate to Canterbury West is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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