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There are 4 ways to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Folkestone West

£4 - £14

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Pencester Road to Folkestone, Bus Station 102 - the Wave
  2. Take the bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Cheriton Post Office 71 - The Heart / ...

£5 - £7

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal 13.2 miles

£29 - £40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal 13.2 miles

£2 - £4

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The cheapest way to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is to taxi which costs £29 - £40 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal. However, there are services departing from Dover, Pencester Road and arriving at Cheriton Post Office via Folkestone, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Folkestone West. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Dover and Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is 8 miles. The road distance is 13.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs £4 - £14.

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The train from Dover Priory to Folkestone West takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Dover, Pencester Road station.

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Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dover Priory station.

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The best way to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is to train which takes 38 min and costs £4 - £14. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1h 1m.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal.
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  • Distance: 7.9 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Dover, England and Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Dover Priory to Folkestone West every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £4 - £14 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal via Folkestone, Bus Station and Cheriton Post Office in around 1h 1m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dover, Pencester Road to Folkestone, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Cheriton Post Office
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Crosskeys Coaches
Phone
+44 1303 272625
Email
info@crosskeys.uk.com
Website
crosskeys.uk.com
Bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Cheriton Post Office
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Crosskeys Coaches
Other operators
Taxi from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£29 - £40
Dover White Cliffs Taxis
Phone
+44 1304 20 20 70
Website
doverwhitecliffstaxi.com
Dover Taxis
Phone
+44 1304 20 40 40
Website
dovertaxis.com
County Taxis
Phone
+44 1304 208 208
Website
county-taxis.co.uk
Central Taxi Dover
Phone
+44 1304 212 212
Website
centraltaxidover.co.uk

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Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Cheriton Post Office station.

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Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Folkestone West station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is 13 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal.

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