Folkestone to Manchester train

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Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Jul 23

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
05:51AM3h53
Folkestone
09:44AMManchester
$3391One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Folkestone to Manchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 23
Avanti West Coast
05:51AM3h53
Folkestone
09:44AMManchester
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Folkestone to Manchester

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Fastest Journey

3 h 53 m

Average

3 h 53 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

354 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Folkestone for Manchester every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
05:51AM3h53
Folkestone
09:44AMManchester
$3391One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Folkestone to Manchester

distanceDistance219 miles (353 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$175 (€151)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, East Midlands Trains or Southeastern

Trains from Folkestone to Manchester cover the 219 miles (353 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 43 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains or Southeastern. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $175 (€151), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $71 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Folkestone Central and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains and Southeastern from Folkestone to Manchester trains

Travel between Folkestone and Manchester from $71 (€61) with Omio’s train partners Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains and Southeastern! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip 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.

Train information from Folkestone to Manchester with Southeastern:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: $326
  • Southeastern frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Trains from Folkestone to Manchester

FAQs: Travel by train from Folkestone to Manchester 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 Manchester.
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Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to Manchester can start from as little as $71 (€61) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Folkestone to Manchester is $175 (€151); 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 Manchester train time is 3 h 43 min   covering the 219 mile (353 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Folkestone to Manchester leaves at 4: 51 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Folkestone to Manchester leaves at 3: 01 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from Folkestone to Manchester which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains or Southeastern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Folkestone to Manchester.
For the trip from Folkestone to Manchester you can take a train with Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains or Southeastern. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Folkestone and Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Folkestone, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Folkestone Central, Folkestone West and Folkestone Central or Folkestone West. When arriving in Manchester, you can end your trip in train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

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 Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Manchester from Folkestone is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 43 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Folkestone to Manchester by train is February.
You have options as you can travel between Folkestone and Manchester 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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