Liverpool to Canterbury by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    21:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 53m
  • Distance
    364 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 48m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Liverpool to Canterbury by train

Fast trains from Liverpool to Canterbury take around 3 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 364 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Liverpool and Canterbury.

1. Are there direct trains from Liverpool to Canterbury?

Journeys between Liverpool and Canterbury usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Liverpool to Canterbury every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Liverpool to Canterbury?

The Liverpool to Canterbury train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Liverpool to Canterbury train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Canterbury is usually scheduled to depart Liverpool around 05:24 and the last train is around 21:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Liverpool around 05:15, and the last at 21:34.

When to book Liverpool to Canterbury train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Liverpool to Canterbury by train.

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Which train companies operate between Liverpool and Canterbury?

More than one train company operates on the route from Liverpool to Canterbury, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Avanti West Coast
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Canterbury to Liverpool by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.