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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from London to Folkestone?

Lowest Price£11.36
Fastest Train0h 51m
Trains Per Day16
Train Lines1
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London-Folkestone Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from London to Folkestone?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £23.65 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from London to Folkestone.

How long is the train journey from London to Folkestone?

The distance between London and Folkestone is approximately 63 miles, or 102 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 51 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Folkestone.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from London to Folkestone are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs London at 07:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from London to Folkestone?

There are 16 scheduled trains on most days. 14 of these are direct connections to Folkestone. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Folkestone to London. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from London to Folkestone for £19.09.

What train services are there from London to Folkestone?

Southeastern is the one and only train line which connects London to Folkestone. However, there are 16 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Southeastern161h 14m£23.65

Where is the train station in London?

London has 3 stations where passengers can board the train to Folkestone:

  • St Pancras Intl
  • London Bridge
  • London Victoria

Where is the train station in Folkestone?

Folkestone receives travelers from London at its two active train stations:

  • Folkestone Central
  • Folkestone West

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