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

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to Folkestone West

$7 - $11

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Bus  •  1 h

  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, Tesco 73|The Heart / ...

$7

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Taxi  •  17 min

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

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal 13 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 - £35 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, Priory Street (Golden Lion) and arriving at Cheriton, Tesco via Folkestone, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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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.

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The distance between Dover and Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is 8 miles. The road distance is 13 miles.

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The best way to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £6 - £9.

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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, Priory Street (Golden Lion) 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 39 min and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 and takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal.
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  • Distance: 8 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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 $7 - $11 and the journey takes 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal via Folkestone, Bus Station and Cheriton, Tesco in around 1 h.

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
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Folkestone, Bus Station to Cheriton, Tesco
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Dover to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Cheriton, Tesco 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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