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There are 4 ways to get from Folkestone to The O2 Arena by train, bus or car

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Train via London Bridge station  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to London Bridge

$37 - $50

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Folkestone, Radnor Park to Canterbury, Bus Station 16 - Gold
  2. Take the bus from Canterbury to London New Cross Gate National Express / ...

$20 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to Stratford International

$51 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Folkestone to The O2 Arena 67.1 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to The O2 Arena is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Folkestone to The O2 Arena is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Folkestone to The O2 Arena station. However, there are services departing from Folkestone, Radnor Park and arriving at North Greenwich Station via Canterbury, New Cross Gate Station and Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Folkestone and The O2 Arena is 58 miles. The road distance is 67.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Folkestone to The O2 Arena without a car is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £28 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Folkestone to The O2 Arena, including transfers.

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Folkestone to The O2 Arena 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 The O2 Arena is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £28 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £20 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Folkestone to The O2 Arena bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London New Cross Gate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Folkestone to The O2 Arena is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Folkestone to The O2 Arena.

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Map of how to get from Folkestone to The O2 Arena.
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  • Distance: 58.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Folkestone, England and The O2 Arena, England?

Southeastern operates a train from Folkestone to The O2 Arena hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Folkestone to The O2 Arena via Canterbury, Bus Station, Canterbury, London New Cross Gate, New Cross Gate Station, Cutty Sark, Greenwich Town Cen Cutty Sark, Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich, and North Greenwich Station in around 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Folkestone Central to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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
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 New Cross Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express

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