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There are 4 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone by subway, train, bus 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

Subway, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central

$36 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury National Express / ...

$16 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  2. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Folkestone Central

$33 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone 93.6 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone is to bus which costs £12 - £18 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Folkestone is 77 miles. The road distance is 93.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone without a car is to subway and train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £27 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone.

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There are 530+ hotels available in Folkestone. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone.
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  • Distance: 77 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Folkestone, England?

You can take a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Folkestone via Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, Heathrow Airport London T2,3, London Victoria Coach Station, Canterbury, and Canterbury, Bus Station in around 4 h 50 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 station to King's Cross St. Pancras station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
52 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 London Charing Cross to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 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
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 London to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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Trips from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station