Birmingham to Folkestone coach

Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Folkestone

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The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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13:15Birmingham7h15 20:30Folkestone
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Bus Timetable Birmingham to Folkestone

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Bus times from Birmingham to Folkestone

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7 h 15 m


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263 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Birmingham for Folkestone every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

National Express
13:15Birmingham7h15 20:30Folkestone
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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Folkestone

distanceDistance162 miles
durationAverage coach duration7 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyCoach frequency4 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or FlixBus

Coaches from Birmingham to Folkestone cover the 162 miles long journey taking on average 7 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 4 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £22, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Folkestone, Stop 24.

Coach companies: National Express Birmingham to Folkestone

Find the best coaches between Birmingham and Folkestone with Omio's travel partners National Express from £11. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach to Folkestone from Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Birmingham to Folkestone coach information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 28 min
  • Average Price: £11
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Coach to Folkestone from Birmingham

Take the bus to Folkestone easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Folkestone.
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Birmingham to Folkestone for the next 7 days starting from £11  one way.
The Birmingham to Folkestone coach ticket price is on average £22  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
The coach distance from Birmingham to Folkestone is around 162 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 162 miles from Birmingham to Folkestone can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Birmingham to Folkestone is on average 7 h 55 min.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13). When arriving in Folkestone, you can end your journey in coach stations like Folkestone, Stop 24, Folkestone, Central Railway Station (Stop C) and Folkestone.

Omio customers book a coach from Birmingham New Street   to Folkestone, Stop 24   most frequently for this route.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Folkestone most often arrive at Folkestone, Stop 24 and need to travel around 6.1 miles (9.8 km) from this coach station to the city centre.

If you're looking for coaches from Birmingham to Folkestone, you can rely on National Express or FlixBus to get you to Folkestone. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Birmingham to Folkestone route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of coaches departing Birmingham for Folkestone is 4 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
If you prefer early morning coaches from Birmingham to Folkestone, the first coach leaves at 04: 40. If you prefer late night coaches from Birmingham to Folkestone, the last coach of the day leaves at 16: 45. Omio shows you the latest coach from Birmingham to Folkestone schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you buy a coach ticket from Birmingham to Folkestone within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £22 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets to Folkestone from Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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