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Cheap train tickets from Scunthorpe to Folkestone


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How much are train tickets from Scunthorpe to Folkestone?

Lowest Price£57.96
Fastest Train4h 41m
Trains Per Day16
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe to Folkestone was £98.37. 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 Scunthorpe to Folkestone?

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.

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

On Saturday trains from Scunthorpe 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Scunthorpe to Folkestone?

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 Coach tickets from Scunthorpe to Folkestone, which start at £45.31.

One train company connects Scunthorpe to Folkestone

TransPennine Express + Connections

TransPennine Express + Connections train tickets from Scunthorpe to Folkestone start from £57.96, and on average cost £98.37. 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.

Avg. Time
5h 36m
Avg. Price
There is one train station from which trains depart Scunthorpe on their way to Folkestone:
  • Scunthorpe Train Station
There are 2 different stations where trains from Scunthorpe 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 West
  • Folkestone Central

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