Duration 3h 15m
Distance 98.7 miles
Average price £60
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aldershot and Folkestone takes 3h 15m and the fastest train takes 2h 22m. There is a train service every few hours from Aldershot to Folkestone. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aldershot
  2. Stratford International
  3. Folkestone
2h 49m
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£49 - £92

Aldershot to Folkestone train times

Trains run hourly between Aldershot and Folkestone. The earliest departure is at 22:04 at night, and the last departure from Aldershot is at 23:04 which arrives into Folkestone at 07:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aldershot to Folkestone. However, there are services departing from Aldershot and arriving at Folkestone Central via Waterloo station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between Aldershot and Folkestone is 85 miles. The road distance is 98.7 miles.

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Aldershot to Folkestone train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Aldershot station.

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Aldershot to Folkestone train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Folkestone Central station.

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