Travelling from London to Folkestone by train
Fast trains from London to Folkestone take around 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 102 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Folkestone.
Are there direct trains from London to Folkestone?
Direct trains from London to Folkestone have been found.
We usually find around 34 direct trains on the route from London to Folkestone every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
How long is the train journey from London to Folkestone?
The London to Folkestone train travel time is normally about 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
What are the London to Folkestone train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Folkestone is usually scheduled to depart London around 05:30 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 06:37, and the last at 23:37.
Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.
What's the London to Folkestone train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from London to Folkestone are $13.84.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $13 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $17. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book London to Folkestone train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from London to Folkestone by train.
Which train companies operate between London and Folkestone?
Southeastern is the train company that operates on the route from London to Folkestone.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.