Directions from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal

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Recommended option

Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Folkestone West

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) to Folkestone, Bus Station 102|the Wave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Cheriton, Laurel Court 73|The Heart / ...

$7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal 13 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal 13 miles

$2 - $4

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

Southeastern operates a train from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal via Folkestone, Bus Station and Cheriton, Laurel Court in around 56 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Dover Priory to Folkestone West
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) to Folkestone, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Cheriton, Laurel Court
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dover and Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is 13 km. The road distance is 21 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £29 - £35.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal. However, there are services departing from Dover, Priory Street (Golden Lion) and arriving at Cheriton, Laurel Court via Folkestone, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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