Folkestone to Maidstone train

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Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to Maidstone

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Folkestone to Maidstone is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

DB Southeastern
08:01AM0h57
Folkestone
08:58AMMaidstone
$291One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
06:11AM1h01
Folkestone
07:12AMMaidstone
$291One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
04:55PM1h05
Folkestone
06:00PMMaidstone
$291One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Folkestone to Maidstone

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
DB Southeastern
04:55PM1h05
Folkestone
06:00PMMaidstone
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
06:11AM1h01
Folkestone
07:12AMMaidstone
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
08:01AM0h57
Folkestone
08:58AMMaidstone
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Folkestone to Maidstone

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Fastest Journey

57 m

Average

1 h 1 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

51 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Folkestone for Maidstone every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

DB Southeastern
08:01AM0h57
Folkestone
08:58AMMaidstone
$291One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
06:11AM1h01
Folkestone
07:12AMMaidstone
$291One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
04:55PM1h05
Folkestone
06:00PMMaidstone
$291One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Folkestone to Maidstone

distanceDistance31 miles (50 km)
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceCheapest ticket price$29 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesSoutheastern
Cheapest travel modetrain
Cheapest train ticket $29 (€25)

Trains from Folkestone to Maidstone run on average 3 times per day, taking around 1h 1m for the 51 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $29 (€25) but you can travel from only $29 (€25) by train.

Train providers: Southeastern from Folkestone to Maidstone trains

Buy your official Southeastern train tickets from Folkestone to Maidstone from $29 (€25) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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 Maidstone train information with Southeastern:

  • Average Duration: 56 min
  • Cheapest Price: $29
  • Southeastern frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Trains from Folkestone to Maidstone

FAQs: Travel by train from Folkestone to Maidstone 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 Maidstone.
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Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to Maidstone can start from as little as $29 (€25) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Folkestone to Maidstone is $30 (€26); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Folkestone to Maidstone train time is 56 min   covering the 31 mile (50 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Folkestone to Maidstone leaves at 4: 51 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Folkestone to Maidstone leaves at 5: 34 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Folkestone to Maidstone without having to change trains with Southeastern. There is 1 direct train from Folkestone to Maidstone each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Folkestone to Maidstone train with Southeastern. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Maidstone from Folkestone as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Folkestone, you have various train station options to start your route from including Folkestone Central, Folkestone West and Folkestone Central or Folkestone West. When arriving in Maidstone, you can end your route in train stations like Maidstone East, Maidstone West and Maidstone Barracks.

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 Maidstone East, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Maidstone from Folkestone is worth doing with a journey time of 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Folkestone to Maidstone by train is March.
Yes, you can take a train to Maidstone from Folkestone.

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