Canterbury to Margate by train

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Travelling from Canterbury to Margate by train

Fast trains from Canterbury to Margate take around 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 24 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Canterbury and Margate.

1. Are there direct trains from Canterbury to Margate?

Direct trains from Canterbury to Margate have been found.

We usually find around 24 direct trains on the route from Canterbury to Margate every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 34 departures.

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

The Canterbury to Margate train travel time is normally about 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Margate is usually scheduled to depart Canterbury around 06:52 and the last train is around 00:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Canterbury around 08:09, and the last at 00:09.

When to book Canterbury to Margate 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 Canterbury to Margate by train.

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Which train companies operate between Canterbury and Margate?

Southeastern is the train company that operates on the route from Canterbury to Margate.

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

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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.