To know more on travel to the University of Kent press here.


By Air or Rail: for detailed info please consult OPSFA travel.


By sea:

  1. Calais to Dover – approx. 75 minutes by ferry, one hour by Seacat. P&O Ferries – DFDS Seaways   -OR-
  2. Dunkerque to Dover – two hours by ferry. DFDS Seaways (car passengers only)

By car

From London, the North, East Anglia (via M25 clockwise):

Leave M25 at junction 2 signposted A2 Canterbury, continue on A2/M2, leave M2 at junction 7 signposted A2 Canterbury. Follow signs to Canterbury.

From the South-East:

Maidstone and Tonbridge: M20, A249, M2, A2

Ashford: A28 Folkestone: M20, A28 Dover: A2.

Satellite navigation: The postcode for University Road is CT2 7NP. Then follow signs for visitor parking.


Bus services from rail/bus stations to the University: UNIBUS or the Canterbury Triangle service 4, 4a, and 4b.