Canterbury Cathedral is a beautiful building — one of Britain's greatest religious buildings to visit.

 

It's simple to reach Canterbury Cathedral, in Canterbury East, by train. Simply hop on a train to Canterbury East station and then it's just a 9 minute walk away.

 

For more visitor info including opening times, visit Canterbury Cathedral’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours: Being staffed may mean there is only staff in the ticket office, who may not always be available to assist - booking is recommended
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:10 - 20:20
Saturday 06:10 - 20:20
Sunday 07:30 - 19:30
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Lost PropertyAvailable
ShopsUnavailable
PostboxUnavailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Buffet
ATMUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Arrival screens
  • Departure screens
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsUnavailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorMeteor Parking Ltd
Car parking spaces144
Carpark charges
Annual£629.00
Daily£3.80
Monthly£57.50
Off-peak£3.20
Six Monthly£347.00
Three Monthly£173.00
Weekly£16.90
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces20
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Platform 2
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Access to Platform 2 via ticket office side
Access to Platform 1 via Gordon Road

Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis are available

Departures and arrivals from Canterbury East

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London VictoriaSoutheastern05:191On time
to Dover PriorySoutheastern05:412On time
to London VictoriaSoutheastern05:491On time
to FavershamSoutheastern06:141On time
to Dover PriorySoutheastern06:402On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Dover PriorySoutheastern05:181On time
from FavershamSoutheastern05:412On time
from Dover PriorySoutheastern05:481On time
from Dover PriorySoutheastern06:131On time
from Gillingham (Kent)Southeastern06:392On time

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