There are 5 ways to get from Tenterden to Folkestone by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 2 bus, train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Tenterden, Old Post Office to Ashford International Railway Station 2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Folkestone Central

$16 - $21

Cheapest option

Line 2 bus, line 10 bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Tenterden, Old Post Office to Ashford International Railway Station 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Folkestone, East Kent College 10

$15

3 alternative options

Line 12 bus, train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Tenterden, Town Hall to Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt 12
  2. Take the train from Headcorn to Folkestone Central

$19 - $25

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tenterden to Folkestone 25.2 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Tenterden to Folkestone 25.2 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tenterden to Folkestone. However, there are services departing from Tenterden, Old Post Office and arriving at Folkestone, East Kent College via Ashford International Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Tenterden and Folkestone is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Tenterden to Folkestone without a car is to line 2 bus and train which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Tenterden to Folkestone, including transfers.

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Tenterden to Folkestone bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, depart from Tenterden, Old Post Office station.

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Tenterden to Folkestone bus services, operated by Stagecoach in East Kent, arrive at Folkestone, East Kent College station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tenterden to Folkestone is 25 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Tenterden to Folkestone.

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There are 521+ hotels available in Folkestone. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tenterden to Folkestone.
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Tenterden, England and Folkestone, England?

You can take a bus from Tenterden to Folkestone via Ashford International Railway Station in around 2 h 31 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Headcorn to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tenterden, Old Post Office to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ashford International Railway Station to Folkestone, East Kent College
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tenterden, Town Hall to Headcorn, Railway Station Forecourt
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Tenterden to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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