Does Folkestone have a train station?
Folkestone Central train station is one of two stations within the port town of Folkestone, Kent. The station is a short walk from The Leas cliff top promenade.
How much is train from Folkestone to London?
Folkestone Central to London St Pancras International by train
|Journey time||From 54m|
|Distance||64 miles (103 km)|
|Frequency||25 trains per day|
How far is Folkestone train station to the beach?
What are the nearest stations to Folkestone Beach? The nearest stations to Folkestone Beach are: The Old High Street, Folkestone Harbour is 263 meters away, 4 min walk. Dover Road Post Office, Folkestone is 676 meters away, 9 min walk.
Does Folkestone train station have barriers?
Train station: ticket barriers leading to the the platforms at Folkestone Central Train Station.
When did the railway come to Folkestone?
History. The South Eastern Main Line reached Folkestone in 1843, with a station being opened at Folkestone Junction (Folkestone East) on 18 December 1843. Folkestone West was then opened in 1863, with a station named Cheriton Arch being provided between the two on 1 September 1884.
Is Folkestone a nice place to live?
Folkestone has a great community spirit with a really welcoming, family friendly vibe. Whilst it can be very seasonal and busier in the seaside months, much like any seaside town, crime rates are fairly low all year round and are lower than average for the Kent area.
How long is the train Folkestone to London?
It takes approximately 54 minutes to get from Folkestone Central to London St Pancras on a Southeastern service.
How far is Folkestone Central to the beach?
How far is it from Folkestone Central to The Harbour? The distance between Folkestone Central and The Harbour is 3430 feet.
Is Folkestone West station manned?
Ticket buying and collection This station is not continuously staffed please see staffing times for details of when staff are available. There are standing height and wheelchair height ticket counters available. Seasons, Single and Return tickets are now available digitally on The Key.