Paris to Folkestone by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:43
  • Last train
    21:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 36m

Travelling from Paris to Folkestone by train

Fast trains from Paris to Folkestone take around 2 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 261 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Folkestone.

Are there direct trains from Paris to Folkestone?

Journeys between Paris and Folkestone usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Paris to Folkestone every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

How long is the train journey from Paris to Folkestone?

The Paris to Folkestone train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Paris to Folkestone train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Folkestone is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 06:43 and the last train is around 21:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paris around 07:04, and the last at 21:13.

When to book Paris to Folkestone train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Paris to Folkestone by train.

Which train companies operate between Paris and Folkestone?

More than one train company operates on the route from Paris to Folkestone, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurostar
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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