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Canterbury West


Canterbury West station
Station Road West

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Ticket office

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Mon - Fri:  6:15 AM to 7:30 PM
Sat:  6:15 AM to 7:30 PM
Sun:  8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Station details

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    From Monday 12 November until February 2019, sewer relocation work will be taking place outside Canterbury West station. The entrance to the main Southeastern car park will be closed, and a new temporary entrance will open via the council car park near Sainsburys.

    During this time, rail replacement buses will pick up and drop off at the temporary council car park, located beyond The Goods Shed, near The Spires.

General information

Station Operator: SE
Station Code: CBW
Staffing Level: partTime

Ticket buying & collection

False Oyster Pre Pay
False Oyster Validator
False Smartcard Issued
False Smartcard Validator
False Oyster Topup
True Prepurchase Collection
True Smartcard Topup
True Ticket Machine
Penalty Fares:
Applicable Operators: Southeastern
Ticket Office Note:
On way in to access trains

Passenger services

False> Lost Property Contact Available
Phone number: 0345 322 7021
Website: Go to website
True Ticket Gate

False> Left Luggage Contact Available
True Customer Help Points

Station facilities

False> Atm Machine
True Baby Change
False Bureau De Change
False Post Box
True Seated Area
False First Class Lounge
False Shops
False Showers
True Station Buffet
True Telephones (Cards & Coins)
True Toilets
False Tourist Information Office
False Trolleys
False WebKiosk
False WiFi
Wifi Note:
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True Waiting Room
Waiting Room Note:
platforms 1 and 2

Car parking

true Car parking
Name: Station Car Park
Operator: Indigo Park Solutions UK Limited
Spaces: 112

Annual Charge: £1215.70
Daily Charge: £7.40
Monthly Charge: £112.60
Off Peak Charge: £6.70
Six Monthly Charge: £672.00
Per Hour Charge: N/A
Three Monthly Charge: £336.00
Weekly Charge: £32.00
False Car Parking Contact Available


True Cycle Storage Availability

Sheltered: Yes
Spaces: 134
Type: Stands
Location: downside platform - London end

False Cycle Storage CCTV

Other transport

True Taxi Rank

Taxi Rank Note:

There is a taxi rank at the front of the station.

False Car Hire

False Airport
False Metro
True Bus Service


True Accessible Booking Office Counter

Accessible Booking Office Counter Note: Counters can be raised or lowered to suit all customers

False Accessible Public Telephones

Accessible Public Telephones Note:

Public telephones are not wheelchair accessible

True National Key Toilets

National Key Toilets Note: Platform 2

True Induction Loop
False Wheelchairs Available
True Ramp For Train Access

True Step Free Access

Step Free Access Note: Access to all platforms and interchange via lifts

False Accessible Taxis

Accessible Taxis Note:

Accessible taxis are available to book

True Accessible Ticket Machines

Accessible Ticket Machines Note:

two within concourse.

True Impaired Mobility Set Down

Live departures and arrivals for Canterbury West

Live departures for Canterbury West
Due Destination Platform Expected further details 
23:56 Ramsgate Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Ramsgate
00:09 Margate Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Margate
00:56 Ramsgate Platform 2 2 00:58 2 mins late See details on departure to Ramsgate
Live arrivals at Canterbury West
Due Destination Platform Expected further details 
23:55 London Charing Cross Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to London Charing Cross
00:08 London St Pancras (Intl) Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to London St Pancras (Intl)
00:55 London Bridge Platform 2 2 00:57 2 mins late See details on departure to London Bridge
01:30 Ashford International Platform On time See details on departure to Ashford International

timetables for Canterbury West

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