The distance between Scunthorpe and Folkestone is approximately 189.67 miles, or 305.16 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 5 hours and 36 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 41 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.
Typically there are 16 schedules to compare for your trip to Folkestone. One train carrier operates regular service on the Scunthorpe to Folkestone route. TransPennine Express + Connections offers the most scheduled departures between Scunthorpe to Folkestone, usually offering 16 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe to Folkestone, which start at $73.57.
TransPennine Express + Connections train tickets from Scunthorpe to Folkestone start from $94.11, and on average cost $159.73. Daily there are 16 TransPennine Express + Connections schedules to Folkestone. TransPennine Express + Connections in Scunthorpe leaves from Scunthorpe Train Station, And in Folkestone trains arrive at Folkestone West and one other train station.
From Scunthorpe to Folkestone train travel on TransPennine Express + Connections takes 5 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Folkestone faster, TransPennine Express + Connections offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 41 minutes.