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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7 h 15 m
7 h 15 m
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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.
|Average coach duration||7 h 55 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£22 (€25)|
|Coach frequency||4 a day|
|Coach companies||National 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.
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 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:
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.
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