Bristol to Folkestone train

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Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Folkestone

Showing times and prices for 21 Apr


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

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Train timetableBristol to Folkestone

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Train times from Bristol to Folkestone

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Fastest Journey

4 h 37 m


4 h 37 m

Trains per day



266 km

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

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Folkestone

distanceDistance165 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£72 (€80)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Rail

Trains from Bristol to Folkestone cover the 165 miles long route taking on average 3 h 28 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £42, but the average price of train tickets is £72. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Folkestone Central.

FAQs: Bristol to Folkestone train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol 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 Bristol to Folkestone.
Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Folkestone can start from as little as £42 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol to Folkestone is £72; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol to Folkestone train travel time is 3 h 28 min   for the 165 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol to Folkestone leaves at 04: 53. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol to Folkestone leaves at 20: 00.
There are 12 trains a day from Bristol to Folkestone which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Bristol to Folkestone train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Bristol and Folkestone to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 00.

When departing from Bristol, you have various train station options to start your route from including Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol, Airport and Bristol, Napier Road. When arriving in Folkestone, you can end your route in train stations like Folkestone Central, Folkestone West and Folkestone Central or Folkestone West.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Folkestone Central, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Bristol to Folkestone is January.
You have options as you can travel from Bristol to Folkestone 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Bristol and Folkestone

Bristol Temple Meads is the most popular Bristol railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bristol for your journey to Folkestone.
Amenities at station
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Bristol Temple Meads
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Bristol, Airport
Bristol, Napier Road

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