Duration 2h 33m
Distance 78.2 miles
Average price £58
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Chessington and Folkestone takes 2h 33m and the fastest train takes 1h 47m. There is an hourly train service from Chessington 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.

Train via St Pancras International

  1. Chessington North
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Folkestone
2h 16m
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£37 - £74

Chessington to Folkestone train times

Trains run hourly between Chessington and Folkestone. The earliest departure is at 06:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Chessington is at 22:40 which arrives into Folkestone at 00:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, June 5, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Chessington to Folkestone. However, there are services departing from Chessington North and arriving at Folkestone Central via Vauxhall station and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 16m.

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The distance between Chessington and Folkestone is 67 miles. The road distance is 78.2 miles.

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

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

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