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Train Information to Manchester from Folkestone

distanceDistance219 miles (353 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 44 min
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Folkestone to Manchester cover the 219 miles (353 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 44 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Folkestone Central and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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Trains from Folkestone to Manchester
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FAQs
How many miles is it from Folkestone to Manchester by train?
The train distance from Folkestone to Manchester is around 219 miles (353 km).
How long is a train from Folkestone to Manchester on average?
The Folkestone to Manchester train duration is on average 3 h 44 min, which is to be expected when traveling 219 miles (353 km) between Folkestone and Manchester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Folkestone to Manchester depart from? Which Manchester train station do I come into from Folkestone?

When taking the train from Folkestone to Manchester, you can choose to depart from train stations like Folkestone Central and Folkestone West. Your route can end in train stations such as Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Folkestone Central   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Where is the train station in Folkestone to go to Manchester? Where is the train station in Manchester located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Folkestone Central and travel around 0.6 miles (956 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (587 m) from the train station to the city center in Manchester.

Which train companies should I travel with from Folkestone to Manchester?
When taking a train from Folkestone to Manchester, you can count on Avanti West Coast for the best way to get you to Manchester. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Folkestone and Manchester and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there between Folkestone and Manchester?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Folkestone to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Folkestone
Manchester
Folkestone Central is the most popular Folkestone railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Folkestone for your trip to Manchester.

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