Cheap train tickets from Nottingham to Folkestone

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Lowest Price$57.22
Fastest3h 16m
Daily Schedules11
train companies2
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Nottingham to Folkestone?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Nottingham to Folkestone is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Nottingham to Folkestone was $124.55. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 2 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $56.29 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Nottingham to Folkestone?

The distance between Nottingham and Folkestone is approximately 163.01 miles, or 262.28 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 16 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Nottingham to Folkestone?

On Sunday trains from Nottingham to Folkestone are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Nottingham to Folkestone?

Typically there are 11 schedules to compare for your trip to Folkestone. On the route to Folkestone 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. East Midlands Trains + Connections offers the most scheduled departures between Nottingham to Folkestone, usually offering 8 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Nottingham to Folkestone, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Nottingham to Folkestone, which start at $69.70.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Nottingham to Folkestone

East Midlands Trains + Connections

East Midlands Trains + Connections train tickets from Nottingham to Folkestone start from $57.22, and on average cost $147.01. Daily there are 8 East Midlands Trains + Connections schedules to Folkestone. East Midlands Trains + Connections in Nottingham leaves from Railway station, And in Folkestone trains arrive at Folkestone Central and one other train station.

From Nottingham to Folkestone train travel on East Midlands Trains + Connections takes 3 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Folkestone faster, East Midlands Trains + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 16 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, East Midlands Trains + Connections offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $135.73 for a one-way train ticket to Folkestone.

WiFi
Snacks
Avg. Time
3h 32m
Avg. Price
$147.01

CrossCountry + Connections

CrossCountry + Connections train tickets from Nottingham to Folkestone start from $91.02, and on average cost $120.95. Daily there are 3 CrossCountry + Connections schedules to Folkestone. CrossCountry + Connections in Nottingham leaves from Railway station, And in Folkestone trains arrive at Folkestone Central and one other train station.

From Nottingham to Folkestone train travel on CrossCountry + Connections takes 3 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to Folkestone faster, CrossCountry + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 16 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, CrossCountry + Connections offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $91.02 for a one-way train ticket to Folkestone.

WiFi
Snacks
Power outlet
Beverage
Avg. Time
3h 25m
Avg. Price
$120.95
There is one train station from which trains depart Nottingham on their way to Folkestone:
  • Railway station
There are 2 different stations where trains from Nottingham arrive in Folkestone. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Folkestone:
  • Folkestone Central
  • Folkestone West