There are 4 ways to get from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 81 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Folkestone Central to Walmer
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Walmer, Station Road to St Margaret's at Cliffe, Hope Inn 80A / ...

$16 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus, line 81 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Folkestone, Shellons Street Car Park to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court) 102|the Wave / ...
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Pencester Gardens) to St Margaret's at Cliffe, Bay Hill (Granville Road) 81

$9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover 11.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover 11.9 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Folkestone, England and White Cliffs of Dover, England?

You can take a bus from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover via Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court), Dover, Pencester Road (Pencester Gardens), and St Margaret's at Cliffe, Bay Hill (Granville Road) in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Walmer, Station Road to St Margaret's at Cliffe, Hope Inn
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Folkestone, Shellons Street Car Park to Dover, Pencester Road (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dover, Pencester Road (Pencester Gardens) to St Margaret's at Cliffe, Bay Hill (Granville Road)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover?

The distance between Folkestone and White Cliffs of Dover is 16 km. The road distance is 19 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover?

The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 22 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover?

The quickest way to get from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £26 - £32.

Is there a direct bus between Folkestone and White Cliffs of Dover?

No, there is no direct bus from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover. However, there are services departing from Folkestone, Shellons Street Car Park and arriving at St Margaret's at Cliffe, Bay Hill (Granville Road) via Dover, Pencester Road (Pencester Gardens). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover?

It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Folkestone to White Cliffs of Dover, including transfers.