Canterbury AI can be reached easily and quickly from anywhere in the world. Situated in Kent, we are located within Discovery Park approximately 80 miles from London and benefit from a strong network of transportation links. This includes high-speed train services into London, with the new Thanet Parkway railway station set to bring St Pancras within an hour of this iconic site for scientific discovery.
Placed strategically between the UK’s capital city and Western Europe, our facilities appeal to the global market which is reflected by the diverse number of international businesses located here.
Discovery Park, Suite 28, Innovation House, Ramsgate Road, Sandwich, CT13 9FF
By rail – London (St Pancras) to Thanet Parkway: journey time approx 1 hour 09 minutes. If you are arriving at this station, you can call the following taxi companies:
Sandwich Cars on 01304 617424 or book online at www.sandwichcars.co.uk
or Central Cars, Ramsgate on 01843 595595
By road – From London, the north and west: M25, M20, M2, A299, continue on this road over several roundabouts until you reach a roundabout where you take exit for A256, continue along this road over three roundabouts until you come to the 4th roundabout where you take the 1st exit into Monks Way, follow this and on your left you will see a service station, a travel lodge and follow innovation way through to Discovery Park and follow the road until you reach the visitor car parking. Please be aware that the first large car park is staff car parking, please do not park here.
By bus – London Victoria to Ramsgate or Canterbury bus station – Stagecoach East Kent operates a frequent service to and from Discovery Park. Visit www.stagecoachbus.com for more details or call the travel line on 0871 200 22 33 or text ‘traveline’ to 84268.
Nearest International Airports:
London Gatwick Airport – 82 miles
London Stansted Airport – 97 miles
London City Airport – 75 miles
London Heathrow Airport – 104 miles
Kent International Airport (Manston) – 7 miles (airport re-opens again in 2025)
Nearest International Entry Ports:
Dover Port – 14 miles (international European ferry service with the car)
Ramsgate Port – 7 miles (no ferry service – large marina)
Folkestone Eurotunnel – 25 miles (international European rail with the car)
Nearest Rail Station:
Thanet Parkway – 2 miles (served by High Speed from London St Pancras)
Nearest International Eurostar Rail Stations:
St. Pancras International – 80 miles (Passenger Services from Paris, Brussels, Lille and Amsterdam)
Website for Eurostar: https://www.eurostar.com/
*Ashford International – 29 miles (Eurostar Currently Not Stopping until 2025)
*Ebbsfleet International – 56 miles (Eurostar Currently Not Stopping until 2025)