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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8 h 10 m
8 h 25 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Manchester for Folkestone every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||8 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£28 (€31)|
|Coach frequency||3 a day|
|Coach companies||National Express, Megabus UK or FlixBus|
Coaches from Manchester to Folkestone cover the 219 miles long route taking on average 8 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus UK or FlixBus. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of coach tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Folkestone, Stop 24.
You can travel by coach from Manchester to Folkestone with National Express for as low as £17. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Manchester - Folkestone coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
Coach information from Manchester to Folkestone with National Express:
When taking the coach to Folkestone from Manchester, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Arena and Manchester, Etihad Stadium. Your journey can end in coach stations such as Folkestone, Stop 24, Folkestone, Central Railway Station (Stop C) and Folkestone.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Folkestone, Stop 24.
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival coach station in Folkestone, called Folkestone, Stop 24, is located around 6.1 miles (9.8 km) away from its city centre.
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