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London to Folkestone Central

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  1. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    07:07
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    07:44
    Ashford International
    Platform 6 estimated
    08:02
    Ashford International
    Platform 5 estimated
    08:21
    Folkestone Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    London Victoria
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 13 estimated
    08:09
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 13 estimated
    08:50
    Ashford International
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:02
    Ashford International
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:21
    Folkestone Central
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    London Victoria
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  8. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    09:09
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    09:47
    Ashford International
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:02
    Ashford International
    Platform 5 estimated
    10:21
    Folkestone Central
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    1 change
    Super Off Peak
  9. on time
    London Victoria
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  10. on time
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 12 estimated
    on time
    Folkestone Central
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from London to Folkestone Central

  • Train Fares from: £10.90
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from London to Folkestone Central by train?

    The average journey time between London and Folkestone Central is . On an average weekday, there are 99 trains travelling from London to Folkestone Central. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from London to Folkestone Central by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from London to Folkestone Central cost?

    Train tickets from London to Folkestone Central can start from as little as £10.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from London to Folkestone Central?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Folkestone Central without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London to Folkestone Central.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between London and Folkestone Central?

    The distance between London and Folkestone Central is 63 miles.

    Distance: 63 miles
  • What time is the first train from London to Folkestone Central?

    The first train from London to Folkestone Central departs at .

    What time is the last train from London to Folkestone Central?

    The last train from London to Folkestone Central departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

London to Folkestone Central timetable

Check out the next trains departing from London to Folkestone Central for Saturday 7th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
06:3707:3053m, direct
07:0708:211h 14m, 1 change
07:3309:211h 48m, direct
07:3708:3053m, direct
08:0909:211h 12m, 1 change
08:3310:211h 48m, direct
08:3709:3053m, direct
09:0910:211h 12m, 1 change
09:3311:211h 48m, direct
09:3410:3056m, direct

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Folkestone Central to London.

How to find cheap train tickets from London to Folkestone Central

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.