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Duration 46 min
Distance 28.9 miles
Average price £20
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Margate and Folkestone takes 46 min and the fastest train takes 44 min. There is an hourly train service from Margate 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. Ramsgate
  2. Folkestone
45 min
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£13 - £28

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ramsgate and arriving at Folkestone Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Margate and Folkestone is 23 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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Margate to Folkestone train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Ramsgate station.

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

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What companies run services between Margate and Folkestone?

Southeastern operates a train from Ramsgate to Folkestone Central hourly. Tickets cost £13 - £28 and the journey takes 45 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£13 - £28

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