Luton to Folkestone train

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Cheap train tickets from Luton to Folkestone

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Cheapest

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

DB Southeastern
09:56AM1h39
Luton
11:35AMFolkestone
$851One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
09:43AM1h52
Luton
11:35AMFolkestone
$891One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Luton to Folkestone

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, June 21
DB Southeastern
09:56AM1h39
Luton
11:35AMFolkestone
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
09:43AM1h52
Luton
11:35AMFolkestone
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Luton to Folkestone

Showing times and prices for Jun 21

Fastest Journey

1 h 39 m

Average

1 h 45 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

142 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Luton for Folkestone every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

DB Southeastern
09:56AM1h39
Luton
11:35AMFolkestone
$851One-way
0 transfers
DB Southeastern
09:43AM1h52
Luton
11:35AMFolkestone
$891One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Luton to Folkestone

distanceDistance87 miles (141 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 33 min
priceAverage train ticket price$89 (€78)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSoutheastern or Thameslink

Trains from Luton to Folkestone cover the 87 miles (141 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 33 min with our travel partners like Southeastern or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $89 (€78), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $84 (€74). Travelers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Folkestone Central.

Train providers: Southeastern and Thameslink from Luton to Folkestone trains

Find the best trains from Luton to Folkestone with Omio's travel partners Southeastern and Thameslink from $82 (€72). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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.

Train information from Luton to Folkestone with Southeastern:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: $82

FAQs: Trains from Luton to Folkestone

FAQs: Travel by train from Luton to Folkestone 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 Luton to Folkestone.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Luton to Folkestone can start from as little as $84 (€74) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Luton to Folkestone is $89 (€78); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Luton to Folkestone train time is 1 h 33 min   covering the 87 mile (141 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Luton to Folkestone leaves at 5: 13 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Luton to Folkestone leaves at 5: 25 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Luton to Folkestone which require at least one change with Southeastern or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Luton to Folkestone train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Southeastern or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Folkestone from Luton to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Luton, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Luton and Luton Airport Parkway. When arriving in Folkestone, you can end your journey in train stations like Folkestone Central, Folkestone West and Folkestone Central or Folkestone West.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Luton, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Folkestone Central, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Folkestone from Luton is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 33 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Luton to Folkestone by train is March.
You have options as you can travel to Folkestone from Luton 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Luton and Folkestone

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Luton is the most popular Luton 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 Luton for your trip to Folkestone.
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