Manchester to Folkestone bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Folkestone

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The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Manchester to Folkestone is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Bus times from Manchester to Folkestone

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Fastest Journey

14 h 19 m


14 h 19 m

Buses per day



354 km

To travel from Manchester to Folkestone you need to make at least 2 changes.

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Folkestone

distanceDistance219 miles
durationAverage coach duration9 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£23 (€26)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Folkestone cover the 219 miles long journey taking on average 9 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £23, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Folkestone, Middelburg Square.

Coach companies: National Express Manchester to Folkestone

National Express coaches will get you to Folkestone from Manchester from £22. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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 Manchester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Manchester to Folkestone coach information:

  • Average Duration: 10 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £22
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Manchester to Folkestone coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Manchester to Folkestone with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Folkestone.
Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Folkestone can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Manchester to Folkestone is £23; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Folkestone coach travel time is 9 h 25 min   for the 219 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Manchester to Folkestone leaves at 11: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Manchester to Folkestone leaves at 23: 40.
There is 1 coach a day from Manchester to Folkestone which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
When taking a coach from Manchester to Folkestone, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Folkestone. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Manchester and Folkestone and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Manchester, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange and Manchester, Airport. When arriving in Folkestone, you can end your route in coach stations like Folkestone, Middelburg Square, Folkestone, Eurotunnel Terminal (FOCA) and Folkestone, Motorway Service Area.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Folkestone, Middelburg Square, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Folkestone by coach is December.
You have options as you can travel to Folkestone from Manchester 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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