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Cheap train tickets and times from Folkestone to Ashford

Showing times and prices for Apr 25


Fastest Journey

13 m


15 m

Trains per day



23 km

Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to start from $13 with an average ticket price of $13.

The fastest train from Folkestone to takes 13m in comparison to an average duration of 15m and covers a distance of 23 km.

2 trains that leave Folkestone for every day with 2 travelling directly.

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Overview: Train from Folkestone to Ashford

distanceDistance14 miles (22 km)
durationAverage train duration13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSoutheastern

Trains from Folkestone to Ashford cover the 14 miles (22 km) long journey taking on average 13 min with our travel partners like Southeastern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $13 (€11), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $13 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Folkestone Central and arrive in Ashford International.

Train companies: Southeastern from Folkestone to Ashford trains

Travel from Folkestone to Ashford from $15 (€13) with Omio’s train partners Southeastern! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

Folkestone to Ashford train information with Southeastern:

  • Average Duration: 13 min
  • Cheapest Price: $15
  • Southeastern frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Trains from Folkestone to Ashford

FAQs: Travel by train from Folkestone to Ashford easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Folkestone to Ashford.
Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to Ashford can start from as little as $13 (€11) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Folkestone to Ashford is $13 (€11); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Folkestone to Ashford is on average 13 min   for the 14 mile (22 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Folkestone and Ashford by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Folkestone to Ashford leaves at 4: 44 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Folkestone to Ashford leaves at 9: 08 AM.
There are 25 trains a day from Folkestone to Ashford which require at least one change with Southeastern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Folkestone to Ashford train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Southeastern. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Folkestone and Ashford to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Folkestone Central, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Ashford International, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Folkestone to Ashford is February.
Yes, you can take a train from Folkestone to Ashford.

Important Stations and Airports in Folkestone and Ashford

The major railway station for departures from Folkestone is Folkestone Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Folkestone Central for your journey to Ashford from Folkestone.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3303339232
Public transit options for Folkestone Central
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus stop outside of the station (exit station, walk down the slope and turn right. Bus stop is just beyond the bridge)
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3303339232
Public transit options for Folkestone West
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station Road, platform 2 side of the station.

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