Duration 2h 31m
Distance 97.9 miles
Average price £51
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Folkestone takes 2h 31m and the fastest train takes 1h 53m. There is an hourly train service from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 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.

Subway, train

  1. Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station
    Piccadilly
  2. St Pancras International
  3. Folkestone
2h 34m
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£36 - £66

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Folkestone train times

Trains run hourly between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Folkestone. The earliest departure is at 13:21 in the afternoon, and the last departure from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is at 22:31 which arrives into Folkestone at 00:29. All services require a transfer at King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station and take an average of 2h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Folkestone. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station and arriving at Folkestone Central via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 34m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Folkestone is 75 miles. The road distance is 97.9 miles.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Folkestone train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), depart from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Folkestone train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Folkestone Central station.

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There are 659+ hotels available in Folkestone. Prices start at £75 per night.

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