There are 3 ways to get from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Folkestone to Dartford National Express

$14 - $17

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Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to Stratford International

$57 - $81

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre 59.2 miles

$12 - $19

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No, there is no direct bus from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre station. However, there are services departing from Folkestone and arriving at Lakeside, Bus Station (Lakeside) via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre. However, there are services departing from Folkestone Central and arriving at Chafford Hundred via Stratford International DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Folkestone and Lakeside Shopping Centre is 48 miles. The road distance is 59.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre, including transfers.

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Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Folkestone station.

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Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Folkestone Central station.

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The best way to get from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre is to bus which takes 2 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dartford station.

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Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Stratford International station.

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Map of how to get from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre.
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  • Distance: 47.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Folkestone, England and Lakeside Shopping Centre, England?

National Express operates a bus from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, Southeastern operates a train from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Folkestone Central to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Folkestone to Dartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Folkestone to Lakeside Shopping Centre.

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There are 395+ hotels available in Lakeside Shopping Centre. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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