Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station to Folkestone Central Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 5 hours 45 mins

Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station to Folkestone Central Rail Station

Leave at 23:18 and arrive at 08:29
Journey time 09:11
You will need to make 9 changes

Start with South Western Railway to Bournemouth

  • Branksome Rail Station
  • Bournemouth Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Bournemouth, Bournemouth Station

  • Bournemouth, Bournemouth Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Express bus 205 to Heathrow Terminal 5

  • Ringwood, Meeting House Lane
  • Heathrow Terminal 5

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Heathrow Express to London Paddington

  • Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Rail Station
  • London Paddington Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Paddington

  • Paddington

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for District line or Circle line to Edgware Road (Circle Line)

  • Edgware Road (Circle Line) Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Hammersmith & City line to King's Cross St.Pancras

  • Baker Street Underground Station
  • Great Portland Street Underground Station
  • Euston Square Underground Station
  • King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to St Pancras International

  • St Pancras International

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southeastern to Folkestone Central

  • Stratford International Rail Station
  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Ashford International Rail Station
  • Folkestone West Rail Station
  • Folkestone Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station to Folkestone Central Rail Station

Leave at 05:01 and arrive at 09:21
Journey time 04:20
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with South Western Railway to London Waterloo

  • Branksome Rail Station
  • Bournemouth Rail Station
  • Pokesdown Rail Station
  • Christchurch Rail Station
  • New Milton Rail Station
  • Brockenhurst Rail Station
  • Totton Rail Station
  • Southampton Central Rail Station
  • Southampton Airport Parkway Rail Station
  • Eastleigh Rail Station
  • Winchester Rail Station
  • Basingstoke Rail Station
  • Woking Rail Station
  • Clapham Junction Rail Station
  • London Waterloo Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to Waterloo East

  • Waterloo East

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southeastern to Folkestone Central

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

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station to Folkestone Central Rail Station

Leave at 05:42 and arrive at 09:26
Journey time 03:44
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with South Western Railway to London Waterloo

  • Branksome Rail Station
  • Bournemouth Rail Station
  • Brockenhurst Rail Station
  • Totton Rail Station
  • Southampton Central Rail Station
  • Southampton Airport Parkway Rail Station
  • Winchester Rail Station
  • London Waterloo Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Jubilee line to Stratford

  • Southwark Underground Station
  • London Bridge Underground Station
  • 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

Stratford is one of our busier stations, especially in the morning and evening peaks. If you can make a small change to the time you travel, you could have more space.

Change for Walk to Stratford International

  • Stratford International

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Southeastern to Folkestone Central

  • Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
  • Ashford International Rail Station
  • Folkestone West Rail Station
  • Folkestone Central Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Folkestone Central Rail Station to Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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