There are 4 ways to get from Folkestone to Rye by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 1 h 13 min
$19 - $28
3 alternative options
Bus • 1 h 53 min
Taxi • 35 min
$75 - $95
Drive • 35 min
$6 - $9
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to Rye is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 35 min.
The quickest way to get from Folkestone to Rye is to taxi which costs £55 - £75 and takes 35 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Folkestone, Bus Station station and arriving at Rye, Railway Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 53 min.
No, there is no direct train from Folkestone to Rye. However, there are services departing from Folkestone Central and arriving at Rye via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.
The distance between Folkestone and Rye is 21 miles. The road distance is 28.5 miles.
The best way to get from Folkestone to Rye without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £14 - £22.
It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Folkestone to Rye, including transfers.
Folkestone to Rye bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Folkestone, Bus Station.
Folkestone to Rye train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Folkestone Central station.
The best way to get from Folkestone to Rye is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £14 - £22. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 53 min.
What companies run services between Folkestone, England and Rye, East Sussex, England?
You can take a train from Folkestone to Rye via Ashford International in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Folkestone to Rye hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 53 min.
Train from Folkestone Central to Ashford International
- Ave. Duration
- 19 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $10 - $15
- Schedules at
- Schedules at
- Off-Peak Day Single
- $14 - $20
- Anytime Day Single
- $10 - $15
Train from Ashford International to Rye
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More Questions & Answers
Folkestone to Rye bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Rye, Railway Station.
Folkestone to Rye train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Rye station.
Yes, the driving distance between Folkestone to Rye is 28 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Folkestone to Rye.
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