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There are 4 ways to get from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International

$78 - $114

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Bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Folkestone, Radnor Park to Canterbury, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury to London Victoria Coach Station 022 / ...
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Heathrow Airport London T2,3

$19 - $27

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 98 miles

$21 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take a town car from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport 98 miles

$220 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR). However, there are services departing from Folkestone, Radnor Park and arriving at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 via Canterbury and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Folkestone and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 75 miles. The road distance is 98 miles.

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The best way to get from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £60 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Folkestone, Radnor Park station.

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The best way to get from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £60 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T2,3 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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  • Distance: 75.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Folkestone, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

Southeastern operates a train from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Canterbury, Bus Station, Canterbury, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 4 h 8 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Folkestone, Radnor Park to Canterbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
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 Canterbury to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Folkestone to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$220 - $310

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