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Average journey time: 6 hours 53 mins

Folkestone Central Rail Station to Bures Rail Station

Leave at 12:10 and arrive at 17:29
Journey time 05:19
You will need to make 8 changes

Start with Southeastern to London Bridge

  • Folkestone West Rail Station
  • Sandling Rail Station
  • Westenhanger Rail Station
  • Ashford International Rail Station
  • Pluckley Rail Station
  • Headcorn Rail Station
  • Staplehurst Rail Station
  • Marden Rail Station
  • Paddock Wood Rail Station
  • Tonbridge Rail Station
  • Sevenoaks Rail Station
  • Orpington Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 20 June, no service between London Bridge and Dartford (via Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal), or between Blackheath and Charlton. Thameslink services to/from Rainham are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford and all stations.

Change for Jubilee line to Stratford

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 20 June, no service between London Bridge and Dartford (via Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal), or between Blackheath and Charlton. Thameslink services to/from Rainham are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford and all stations.

Change for Greater Anglia to Colchester

  • Colchester Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Colchester, Railway Station Layby

  • Colchester, Railway Station Layby

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for n.n. 65 to Lexden, Halstead Road Corner

  • Colchester, The Albert
  • Colchester, Causton Road
  • Colchester, Middleborough
  • Colchester Town Centre, High Street
  • Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street
  • Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street
  • Colchester, Essex County Hospital
  • Colchester, Beverley Road
  • Colchester, The Avenue
  • Colchester, Park Road
  • Colchester, Fitzwalter Road
  • Colchester, Glen Avenue
  • Lexden, Church
  • Lexden, Halstead Road Corner

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for n.n. 88A to Wakes Colne, The Street

  • Lexden, Mellor Chase
  • Lexden, King Coel Road North
  • Lexden, Peace Road
  • Lexden, Tudor Rose Close
  • Lexden, Warren Farm
  • Eight Ash Green, Holiday Inn
  • Eight Ash Green, Brick and Tile
  • Fordham Heath, Turkey Cock Lane
  • Fordham Heath, Wood Corner
  • Aldham (Essex), Village Hall
  • Aldham (Essex), New Road
  • Wakes Colne, Colchester Road
  • Wakes Colne, The Street

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Chappel & Wakes Colne Rail Station

  • Chappel & Wakes Colne Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Greater Anglia to Bures

  • Bures Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Folkestone Central Rail Station to Bures Rail Station

Leave at 14:11 and arrive at 19:29
Journey time 05:18
You will need to make 8 changes

Start with Southeastern to London Bridge

  • Folkestone West Rail Station
  • Sandling Rail Station
  • Westenhanger Rail Station
  • Ashford International Rail Station
  • Pluckley Rail Station
  • Headcorn Rail Station
  • Staplehurst Rail Station
  • Marden Rail Station
  • Paddock Wood Rail Station
  • Tonbridge Rail Station
  • Sevenoaks Rail Station
  • Orpington Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 20 June, no service between London Bridge and Dartford (via Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal), or between Blackheath and Charlton. Thameslink services to/from Rainham are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford and all stations.

Change for Jubilee line to Stratford

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 20 June, no service between London Bridge and Dartford (via Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal), or between Blackheath and Charlton. Thameslink services to/from Rainham are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford and all stations.

Change for Greater Anglia to Colchester

  • Colchester Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Colchester, Railway Station Layby

  • Colchester, Railway Station Layby

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for n.n. 65 to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street

  • Colchester, The Albert
  • Colchester, Causton Road
  • Colchester, Middleborough
  • Colchester Town Centre, High Street
  • Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for n.n. 88A to Wakes Colne, The Street

  • Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street
  • Colchester, Essex County Hospital
  • Colchester, Beverley Road
  • Colchester, The Avenue
  • Colchester, Park Road
  • Colchester, Fitzwalter Road
  • Colchester, Glen Avenue
  • Lexden, Church
  • Lexden, Halstead Road Corner
  • Lexden, Mellor Chase
  • Lexden, King Coel Road North
  • Lexden, Peace Road
  • Lexden, Tudor Rose Close
  • Lexden, Warren Farm
  • Eight Ash Green, Holiday Inn
  • Eight Ash Green, Brick and Tile
  • Fordham Heath, Turkey Cock Lane
  • Fordham Heath, Wood Corner
  • Aldham (Essex), Village Hall
  • Aldham (Essex), New Road
  • Wakes Colne, Colchester Road
  • Wakes Colne, The Street

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Chappel & Wakes Colne Rail Station

  • Chappel & Wakes Colne Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Greater Anglia to Bures

  • Bures Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Folkestone Central Rail Station to Bures Rail Station

Leave at 21:11 and arrive at 07:13
Journey time 10:02
You will need to make 8 changes

Start with Southeastern to London Bridge

  • Folkestone West Rail Station
  • Sandling Rail Station
  • Westenhanger Rail Station
  • Ashford International Rail Station
  • Pluckley Rail Station
  • Headcorn Rail Station
  • Staplehurst Rail Station
  • Marden Rail Station
  • Paddock Wood Rail Station
  • Tonbridge Rail Station
  • Sevenoaks Rail Station
  • Orpington Rail Station
  • London Bridge Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 20 June, no service between London Bridge and Dartford (via Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal), or between Blackheath and Charlton. Thameslink services to/from Rainham are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford and all stations.

Change for Jubilee line to Stratford

  • Bermondsey Underground Station
  • Canada Water Underground Station
  • Canary Wharf Underground Station
  • North Greenwich Underground Station
  • Canning Town Underground Station
  • West Ham Underground Station
  • Stratford Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

LONDON BRIDGE STATION: Please note that step free interchange between the Jubilee and Northern lines is partly at street level, in both directions. Lifts are available between Northern line and Borough High Street entrance then via Borough High Street, St Thomas Street and Joiner Street to the main Underground ticket hall from where lifts are available to/from the Jubilee line.

SOUTHEASTERN: Sunday 20 June, no service between London Bridge and Dartford (via Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal), or between Blackheath and Charlton. Thameslink services to/from Rainham are diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via Bexleyheath. Use DLR connections between Lewisham and Greenwich. Replacement buses operate between Lewisham and Dartford calling at St Johns (Lewisham Way), New Cross, Deptford and all stations.

GREATER ANGLIA: From 2315 Sunday 20 until 0500 Monday 21 June, no service between Hackney Downs / Stratford and Cheshunt (via Tottenham Hale). Trains are diverted to/from Liverpool Street via Seven Sisters. Please use local London Buses and London Underground connections for stations between Lea Bridge and Waltham Cross.

Change for Greater Anglia to Colchester

  • Colchester Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

GREATER ANGLIA: From 2315 Sunday 20 until 0500 Monday 21 June, no service between Hackney Downs / Stratford and Cheshunt (via Tottenham Hale). Trains are diverted to/from Liverpool Street via Seven Sisters. Please use local London Buses and London Underground connections for stations between Lea Bridge and Waltham Cross.

Change for Walk to Colchester, Railway Station Layby

  • Colchester, Railway Station Layby

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for n.n. 65 to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street

  • Colchester, The Albert
  • Colchester, Causton Road
  • Colchester, Middleborough
  • Colchester Town Centre, High Street
  • Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for n.n. 88 to Wakes Colne, The Street

  • Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street
  • Colchester, Essex County Hospital
  • Colchester, Beverley Road
  • Colchester, The Avenue
  • Colchester, Park Road
  • Colchester, Fitzwalter Road
  • Colchester, Glen Avenue
  • Lexden, Church
  • Lexden, Halstead Road Corner
  • Lexden, Mellor Chase
  • Lexden, King Coel Road North
  • Lexden, Peace Road
  • Lexden, Tudor Rose Close
  • Lexden, Warren Farm
  • Eight Ash Green, Holiday Inn
  • Eight Ash Green, Brick and Tile
  • Fordham Heath, Turkey Cock Lane
  • Fordham Heath, Wood Corner
  • Aldham (Essex), New Road
  • Wakes Colne, Colchester Road
  • Wakes Colne, The Street

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Chappel & Wakes Colne Rail Station

  • Chappel & Wakes Colne Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Greater Anglia to Bures

  • Bures Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Bures Rail Station to Folkestone Central Rail Station


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