There are 3 ways to get from Canterbury to Folkestone by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  43 min

  1. 16|Gold / ...

$6 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. 17.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  26 min

  1. 17.8 miles

$3 - $6

Questions & Answers

The distance between Canterbury and Folkestone is 23 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Folkestone is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Folkestone is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £35 - £50.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Canterbury, Bus Station and arriving at Folkestone, Radnor Park. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

The bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Folkestone, Radnor Park takes 43 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Folkestone, England?

Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Canterbury to Folkestone every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 43 min. National Express also services this route 4 times a week.

Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Canterbury, Bus Station to Folkestone, Radnor Park
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from University of Kent, Keynes College (Keynes College Layby) to Folkestone, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Canterbury to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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