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London to Folkestone by bus

The journey from London to Folkestone by bus is 100.81 km and takes 2 hrs 50 mins. There are 75 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:10 am and the last at 11:20 pm. It is possible to travel from London to Folkestone by bus for as little as RM 47.44 or as much as RM 125.31. The best price for this journey is RM 47.44.

Lowest PriceRM 47.44
Journey Duration2 hrs 50 mins
Connection per Day75
Lowest PriceRM 47.44
Highest PriceRM 125.31
First Departure6:10 am
Last Departure11:20 pm
Distance100.81 km
DepartureLondon
ArrivalFolkestone
CarriersNational Express

London to Folkestone Bus Times

Departure date
Saturday, 24 Feb 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from London to Folkestone?

When you're traveling from London to Folkestone, you can expect to pay an average of approximately RM 85.85. You might be able to find prices as low as RM 47.44, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from London to Folkestone. On average, though, you'll pay about RM 85.85 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long does it take to get from London to Folkestone by bus?

The journey between London and Folkestone by bus is approximately 100.81 km. It will take you more or less 2 hrs 50 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from London to Folkestone faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between London and Folkestone will complete the journey in 1 hr 50 mins.On average, it will take you about 2 hrs 50 mins to travel the 100.81 km between London and Folkestone.

At what time of the day can I travel from London to Folkestone?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from London to Folkestone, which usually leaves at 6:10 am. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 11:20 pm. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first departure of the night from London to Folkestone leaves at 6:10 am, while the last journey sets out at 11:20 pm. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between London and Folkestone. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

How many times a day do journeys run from London to Folkestone?

The route from London to Folkestone is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from London 75 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from London to Folkestone, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 65 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 10 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from London to Folkestone. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from London to Folkestone, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from London to Folkestone.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Folkestone by bus

When travelling to Folkestone by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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London to Folkestone CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
7.06kg
Bus
7.56kg
Flight
20.16kg
Car
16.13kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from London to Folkestone?
A bus ticket from London to Folkestone is RM 85.85. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as RM 47.44.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from London to Folkestone?
The cheapest ticket you can get from London to Folkestone is RM 47.44. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between London and Folkestone by bus?
London to Folkestone is 100.81 km.
How long does the bus between London and Folkestone take?
London to Folkestone is on average 2 hrs 50 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 50 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from London to Folkestone?
London to Folkestone has 75 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from London to Folkestone leave?
The earliest bus from London to Folkestone departs at 6:10 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from London to Folkestone depart?
The latest bus from London to Folkestone departs at 11:20 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from London to Folkestone in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is RM 47.44 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from London to Folkestone?
There are 19 station(s) that you can depart from London to go to Folkestone. You can go from Gatwick Airport, London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, London Heathrow Airport, London Bridge, London Southend Airport, London Euston, London Charing Cross, London Waterloo, London Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5, London Victoria, London St Pancras, Waterloo, London Paddington, London City Airport, Southend Airport, London Stratford, London Hyde Park, Luton Airport and Stansted Airport and you can arrive at Folkestone West, Folkestone Stop 24 and Folkestone Central.
How many direct connections depart from London to Folkestone?
There are on average 65 direct connection(s) from London to go to Folkestone.
What's the fastest journey time between London to Folkestone by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between London and Folkestone is 1 hr 50 mins.
Is there a direct bus from London to Folkestone?
Yes, there is a direct bus between London and Folkestone.
What are the CO2 emissions for London to Folkestone by bus?
The bus journey from London to Folkestone creates 7.56kg of CO2 emissions.