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What should I bring with me to London?

Please visit the Coming and Going page which lists information on a range of things such as:

Before You Come to London
Useful things to remember before coming to London.
Preparing for Your Course in London
Useful things to remember before coming to London.
Arriving at a London Airport
Information on how to get to your accommodation from the London airport you arrive at.
Information on Eurostar and how to get from St Pancras Station to your accommodation.

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What is the cost of living in London?

Please visit the Cost of Living in London page for information on this.

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Should I arrange insurance?

We strongly advise you to arrange insurance before you leave home. Please visit our Insurance page for further information. You can request insurance when you book your course through our on-line booking system and we will arrange it for you.

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Can I have a Student Oyster Card?

Only if your full time course with us lasts for longer than 14 weeks.

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How can I travel to Canterbury from London by public transport?

You can reach Canterbury by public transport from central London in many ways. The quickest way (58 minutes) is by High Speed Train from London St Pancras Station - see this timetable for further information or contact us

CLT Car Transfer Service in Canterbury

Alternatively, you might prefer to sit back and relax with CLT's friendly chauffeur service.

Airport/Train StationHow long from CLT?How much?
Manston- Kent Internationalapprox 35 mins£45 each way
London Gatwickapprox 1 hr 15 mins£97 each way
London Heathrowapprox 1 hr 50 mins£97 each way
London Stanstedapprox 1 hr 45 mins£97 each way
London Cityapprox 1 hr£97 each way
Ashford International Station (Eurostar)approx 30 mins£41 each way
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How long does it take to get to Canterbury from the airport with the CLT guaranteed airport transfer service?

London Gatwickapprox 1 hr 15
London Heathrowapprox 1 hr 50
London Cityapprox 1 hr
London Stanstedapprox 1 hr 45
Manston Kent International Airportapprox 35 mins
Ashford International Station (Eurostar)approx 30 minutes

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