Folkestone to Margate train

Wed, 29 May
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Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to Margate

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

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

DB Southeastern
17:071h38
Folkestone
18:45Margate
£141One-way
0 changes
DB Southeastern
12:011h06
Folkestone
13:07Margate
£171One-way
0 changes

Train timetableFolkestone to Margate

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 May
DB Southeastern
12:011h06
Folkestone
13:07Margate
0 changes
DB Southeastern
17:071h38
Folkestone
18:45Margate
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

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Train times from Folkestone to Margate

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 6 m

Average

1 h 22 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

36 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Folkestone for Margate every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

DB Southeastern
12:011h06
Folkestone
13:07Margate
£171One-way
0 changes
DB Southeastern
17:071h38
Folkestone
18:45Margate
£141One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Folkestone to Margate

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£14 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSoutheastern

Trains from Folkestone to Margate cover the 22 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 4 min with our travel partners like Southeastern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £3, but the average price of train tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from Folkestone Central and arrive in Margate.

Train providers: Southeastern trains Folkestone to Margate

You can travel by train from Folkestone to Margate with Southeastern for as low as £25. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Southeastern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to Kent, Sussex, Surrey and parts of East Anglia. It runs services from early morning until late at night, seven days a week. Southeastern has a range of train types, including high-speed Javelin trains, commuter-friendly Metro services, and the classic InterCity services. Ticket types include Advance, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Anytime tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southeastern are London to Kent, London to Eastbourne, and London to Hastings.

Southeastern from Folkestone to Margate train information:

  • Average Duration: 47 min
  • Cheapest Price: £25
  • Southeastern frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Folkestone to Margate train

FAQs: Travel by train from Folkestone to Margate 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 Folkestone to Margate.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Folkestone to Margate can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Folkestone to Margate is £14; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Folkestone to Margate train time is 1 h 4 min   covering the 22 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Folkestone to Margate leaves at 07: 20. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Folkestone to Margate leaves at 12: 03.
There are 25 trains a day from Folkestone to Margate which require at least one change with Southeastern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Folkestone to Margate you can take a train with Southeastern. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Folkestone to Margate on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Folkestone Central, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Margate, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

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