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Journey Details

Best price £ 12.20
Journey duration 1 h
Connections per day 5
First departure 16:55
Last departure 19:45
Distance 38.5 mi

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Dartford to Canterbury?

When you're traveling from Dartford to Canterbury, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 16.03. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 12.20, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Stations of departure

Dartford - Bluewater Shopping Centre
Dartford Bluewater Shopping Centre

Destination stations

Canterbury (Park & Ride) New Dover Rd
Canterbury P+R
Canterbury Bus Stn
University Of Kent (Canterbury) Keynes College, Coach Stop
Canterbury Keynes College
Canterbury Bus Station

CO2 emissions for this route

National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 58 min
Dartford Bluewater Shopping Centre - Canterbury Keynes College
13:40 - 14:38
£ 15.98
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 1 h 5 min
Dartford Bluewater Shopping Centre - Canterbury Bus Station
13:40 - 14:45
£ 15.98
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 58 min
Dartford Bluewater Shopping Centre - Canterbury Keynes College
17:45 - 18:43
£ 15.98
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 1 h
Dartford Bluewater Shopping Centre - Canterbury Bus Station
19:45 - 20:45
£ 15.98
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 53 min
Dartford Bluewater Shopping Centre - Canterbury Keynes College
19:45 - 20:38
£ 15.98

How long does the journey from Dartford to Canterbury take by bus?

The distance between Dartford and Canterbury is around 39.1 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 h. However, the fastest routes between Dartford and Canterbury take 53 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Dartford to Canterbury leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Dartford to Canterbury, which usually leaves at 16:55. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 19:45. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many daily journeys are there from Dartford to Canterbury?

You will be able to travel from Dartford to Canterbury using companies such as National Express and Eurolines CH. Combined, these providers offer an average of 5 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 6 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Dartford to Canterbury using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 5 direct connections from Dartford to Canterbury each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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