How to travel from Folkestone to Maidstone

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Travel Information to Maidstone from Folkestone

distanceDistance31 miles (50 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$29 - $29
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $29 (€25) • 56 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $29 (€25) • 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSoutheastern

Travel 31 miles (50 km) by train between Folkestone and Maidstone. Southeastern is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct train from Folkestone to Maidstone.

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How to get from Folkestone to Maidstone by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Folkestone to Maidstone is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel on Southeastern travel between Folkestone and Maidstone at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

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.

    FAQs: Travel from Folkestone to Maidstone

    FAQs: Travel 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.

    You can go from Folkestone to Maidstone by train.

    The cheapest way to travel from Folkestone to Maidstone is a train with an average price of $29 (€25).

    The fastest way to travel from Folkestone to Maidstone is by train with an average journey time of 56 min.

    The distance is approximately 31 miles (50 km) from Folkestone to Maidstone.

    The average frequency per day from Folkestone to Maidstone is:

    • Around 16 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Folkestone and Maidstone as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Folkestone to Maidstone:

    • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Folkestone to Maidstone depart from Folkestone Central to Maidstone East.

    Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Folkestone to Maidstone:

    • You can go to Maidstone from Folkestone by train with Southeastern. You'll see cheap train tickets for $29 (€25) with Southeastern from Folkestone to Maidstone on Omio.

    Yes, there is a direct route available from Folkestone to Maidstone:

    • 1 direct train per day with Southeastern.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Maidstone as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Maidstone from Folkestone.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Folkestone to Maidstone often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Canterbury, Stratford, Greenhithe or Stansted Mountfitchet. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Folkestone and Maidstone itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Maidstone and any of these top destinations today!

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