Folkestone West Rail Station station | address, map, train times and news

Station Address
Folkestone West Rail Station station,
Station Approach,
off Shorncliffe Road,
Folkestone
,
Kent
PostcodeCT20 3PA

Lines Served

National Rail

  • Southeastern
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Station facilities

Local travel options

Bicycles
Storage shelteredYes
Storage spaces38
Storage CCTVYou may leave your cycle in the rack provided however you do so at your own risk.
Car ParkNo
Operator Station Car Park
Phone numberSaba Park Solutions UK Limited
Email address03301 235 247
Opening hours[email protected]
Number of spaces Monday - Friday 24 Hours a Day Saturday 24 Hours a Day Sunday 24 Hours a Day
Free of charge215  with 12 accessible spaces available
Daily rateParking is free for disabled customers displaying a valid Blue Badge in any car parking space 
Off peak rateNo
Saturday rate£5.20
Sunday rate£4.70
Weekly rate£2.80
Monthly rate£1.00
3 Monthly rate£23.40
6 Monthly rate£76.60
Annual rate£229.40
CCTV Coverage£460.00
Onward travel information£832.10
Accessible taxisYes
Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Ticket Office

Ticket Office Monday - Friday 06:25 - 13:05 Saturday 07:35 - 14:15 Sunday Closed This station is not continuously staffed please see staffing times for details of when staff are available.
Opening hoursPlatform 1 entrance from Car Park
LocationHeight adjusted ticket counter is available at this station
Height adjusted ticket office counterThere are standing height and wheelchair height ticket counters available.
Height adjusted ticket office counter noteThis office has an induction loop
Induction loopYes
Ticket machinesThere are accessible ticket machines at this station
Accessible ticket machinesby entrance to platform 1
Accessible ticket machines noteYes, from ticket machine
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
SmartcardsYes
Smartcards issuedYes, at either ticket office or self-service ticket machine
Smartcards top-upNo
Smartcards validators  Seasons, Single and Return tickets are now available digitally on The Key.  To find out more or apply online, go to www.southeasternrailway.co.uk/tickets/the-key or get a smartcard from all staffed Southeastern ticket offices.
Penalty fares Penalty fares apply for Southeastern 

Station Facilities

ATM MachineYes
Pay phonesCards and Coins
Pay phones type Public telephones are not wheelchair accessible
Accessible public telephonesYes
Refreshment facilitiesCoffee kiosk
ToiletsYes
Toilets LocationPlatform 1
Accessible toiletsYes
Baby changing facilitiesYes
Baby changing facilities location 
National key toiletsYes
National key toilets locationPlatform 1
Waiting RoomsYes
Waiting rooms locationplatform 1
Waiting rooms opening hours Only available when staff present

Disability Accessibility

Helpline ContactYes
Staff help availableThis station is not continuously staffed please see staffing times for details of when staff assistance is available.
Staff help available opening times Monday - Friday 06:25 - 13:05 Saturday 07:35 - 14:15 Sunday Closed This station is not continuously staffed please see staffing times for details of when staff assistance is available.
Ramp for train accessYes
Step free access coverageYes
Step free access noteStep Free access to Platform 1 via main entrance off Shorncliffe Road. Step free access to platform 2 via side entrance off Station Road. Step access between platforms via station subway. Step free Interchange between platforms via steep roads is in excess of 500 metres.
Wheelchairs availableNo
Nearest station with more facilities CRS Code Ashford International; 

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