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There are 10 ways to get from Folkestone to Morzine by train, bus, car train, car, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  11h 31m

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Thonon-les-Bains Tgv

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Bus  •  18h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Geneva - Bus station BlaBlaCar Bus / ...

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Train via Bellegarde-sur-Valserine  •  11h 43m

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bellegarde Tgv
  4. Take the train from Bellegarde to Thonon-les-Bains Ter / ...

Train, bus  •  18h 42m

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to London Charing Cross
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Thonon Les Bains Tgv

Eurotunnel, drive  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Morzine

Car ferry, drive  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Morzine

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Geneva (GVA) LHR - GVA

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Geneva (GVA) LGW - GVA

Train to London City, fly  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Geneva (GVA) LCY - GVA

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Geneva (GVA) LTN - GVA

Folkestone to Morzine by train and bus

The journey time between Folkestone and Morzine is around 21h 15m and covers a distance of around 1136 km. This includes an average layover time of around 12h 35m. The fastest journey normally takes 21h 15m. Operated by South Eastern Trains Service, Eurostar, Transilien and others, the Folkestone to Morzine service departs from Folkestone Central and arrives in Morzine, Gare routière. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
8h 40m
Layover time:
12h 35m
Total time:
21h 15m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
21h 15m
Journey distance:
1136 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€240
Carbon emissions:
62 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
18:00
Last service departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Folkestone to Morzine train and bus schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Folkestone to Morzine is to bus, which costs £45 - £85 and takes 18h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Folkestone to Morzine is to train and fly which costs £90 - £290 and takes 7h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Folkestone to Morzine. However, there are services departing from Folkestone, Shellons Street Car Park and arriving at Morzine, Gare routière via Dover, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Genève, Alpes, Genève, Rive and Thonon-les-Bains, Gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 47m.

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The distance between Folkestone and Morzine is 680 km.

The best way to get from Folkestone to Morzine without a car is to train which takes 11h 31m and costs £200 - £460.

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It takes approximately 11h 31m to get from Folkestone to Morzine, including transfers.

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Folkestone to Morzine bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Dover station.

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The best way to get from Folkestone to Morzine is to train which takes 11h 31m and costs £200 - £460. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £85 and takes 18h 47m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Folkestone to Morzine bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Geneva - Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Folkestone to Morzine.
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  • Distance: 680 km
  • Duration: 11h 31m

What companies run services between Folkestone, England and Morzine, France?

You can take a train from Folkestone to Morzine via St Pancras International, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Thonon-les-Bains, and Thonon-les-Bains, Gare in around 11h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Folkestone to Morzine via Dover, Pencester Road, Dover, Paris, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Geneva - Bus station, Genève, Alpes, Genève, Rive, Thonon-les-Bains, Pl des Arts, and Thonon-les-Bains, Gare in around 18h 47m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €200
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €200
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €200
Flights from London Luton to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €210
Flights from London Luton to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €310
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €310
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €310
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €460
Flights from London Gatwick to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €250
Flights from London City to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €380
Flights from London City to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€140 - €220
Train operators
South Eastern Trains Service
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Folkestone Central to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
€35 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €70
Train from Folkestone Central to London Charing Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
€35 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €70
Train from Folkestone Central to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Schedules at
National Rail
Schedules at
South Eastern Trains Service
Anytime
€35 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €65
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Thonon-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€85 - €100
1st Class
€95 - €110
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€75 - €100
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€75 - €90
1st Class
€80 - €100
Train from Bellegarde to Thonon Les Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€28 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €26
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Thonon Les Bains
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€85 - €100
1st Class
€95 - €110
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bellegarde to Thonon-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bellegarde to Thonon Les Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €25
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€154
Website
Eurotunnel
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€16 - €20
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€16 - €20
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €23
Off-Peak Single
€14 - €21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€19 - €28
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dover to Paris
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
Blablabus
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Morzine is 1h ahead of Folkestone. It is currently 9:33 AM in Folkestone and 10:33 AM in Morzine.

KLM, British Airways, Air France and Swiss offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 2587+ hotels available in Morzine. Prices start at €87 per night.

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