How to travel from Liverpool to Folkestone

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Travel Information from Liverpool to Folkestone

distanceDistance237 miles (383 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $71
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€21) • 9 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $71 (€62) • 4 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Virgin Trains

Take a bus or train to travel 237 miles (383 km) from Liverpool to Folkestone. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Virgin Trains among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Liverpool to Folkestone.

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from Liverpool to Folkestone

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

Our recommendation

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

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Travel between Liverpool and Folkestone on National Express travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Liverpool - Folkestone travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    FAQs: Travel from Liverpool to Folkestone

    FAQs: Travel 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 Liverpool to Folkestone.

    There are 2 travel options to Folkestone from Liverpool. You can take a bus or train.

    The cheapest way to go to Folkestone from Liverpool is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€21).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Liverpool to Folkestone:

    A bus is $47 (€41) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Liverpool to Folkestone costing on average $71 (€62).

    The fastest way from Liverpool to Folkestone is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 15 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Folkestone that take longer:

    Bus takes on average 9 h 10 min.

    Folkestone is approximately 237 miles (383 km) away from Liverpool.

    The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Folkestone is:

    • 1 bus per day.
    • 12 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Folkestone from Liverpool as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

    • Most travelers take a bus from Liverpool, Liverpool One to Folkestone, Middelburg Square.
    • Most travelers take a train from Liverpool Lime Street to Folkestone Central.

    The following travel companies offer services from Liverpool to Folkestone:

    • National Express can get you to Folkestone by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with National Express from Liverpool to Folkestone for $24 (€21) on Omio.
    • Travel with Virgin Trains for trains to Folkestone. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Virgin Trains Liverpool to Folkestone tickets on Omio for $71 (€62).

    Yes, there are direct routes from Liverpool to Folkestone with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find direct buses with.
    • You can travel directly by train with.

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

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

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