There are 4 ways to get from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo East to Folkestone West

$56 - $90

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Bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) 007 / ...

$26 - $33

2 alternative options

Train, bus, line 10 bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton
  2. Take the bus from Brighton Station to Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens)
  3. Take the train from Eastbourne to Ashford International
  4. Take the line 10 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Cheriton, Tesco 10

$76 - $118

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal 141.8 miles

$30 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal station. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Cheriton, Hawkins Road (Petrol Station) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Folkestone West via London Waterloo East. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is 112 miles. The road distance is 141.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal, including transfers.

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Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 38 min.

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Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop).

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Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Folkestone West station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal.
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  • Distance: 111.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal, England?

You can take a train from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal via London Waterloo, London Waterloo East, and Folkestone West in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop), Canterbury, Bus Station, and Cheriton, Hawkins Road (Petrol Station) in around 6 h 38 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Eastbourne to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
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 Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton Station to Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Cheriton, Tesco
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Southampton to Eurotunnel Folkestone Terminal.

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