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Folkestone Central

Address

Folkestone Central station
Station Approach
Folkestone
CT19 5HB

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Ticket office

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Mon - Fri:  6:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sat:  6:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sun:  8:10 AM to 5:40 PM

Station details

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General information

Station Operator: SE
Station Code: FKC
Staffing Level: Full Time
CCTV: Yes

Ticket buying & collection

False Oyster Pre Pay
False Oyster Validator
False Smartcard Issued
False Smartcard Validator
False Oyster Topup
True Prepurchase Collection
True Smartcard Topup
True Ticket Machine
Penalty Fares:
Applicable Operators: Southeastern
Ticket Office Note:
On way in to access trains

Passenger services

False> Lost Property Contact Available
Phone number: 0345 322 7021
Website: Go to website
True Ticket Gate

False> Left Luggage Contact Available
True Customer Help Points

Station facilities

True> Atm Machine
False Baby Change
False Bureau De Change
False Post Box
True Seated Area
False First Class Lounge
False Shops
False Showers
True Station Buffet
True Telephones (Cards & Coins)
True Toilets
False Tourist Information Office
False Trolleys
False WebKiosk
False WiFi
Wifi Note:

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True Waiting Room
Waiting Room Note:
on platforms

Car parking

true Car parking
Name: Station Car Park
Operator: Indigo Park Solutions UK Limited
Spaces: 70

Annual Charge: £629.00
Daily Charge: £3.60
Monthly Charge: £59.90
Off Peak Charge: £3.00
Six Monthly Charge: £342.30
Per Hour Charge: N/A
Three Monthly Charge: £175.40
Weekly Charge: £16.30
False Car Parking Contact Available

Cycling

True Cycle Storage Availability

Sheltered: Yes
Spaces: 58
Type: Stands
Location: front of station, by car park

False Cycle Storage CCTV

Other transport

True Taxi Rank

Taxi Rank Note:

There is a taxi rank situated near the front of the station

False Car Hire

False Airport
False Metro
True Bus Service

Accessibility

True Accessible Booking Office Counter

Accessible Booking Office Counter Note: Dual Height counters

False Accessible Public Telephones

Accessible Public Telephones Note:

Public telephones are not wheelchair accessible

True National Key Toilets

National Key Toilets Note: Platform 1

True Induction Loop
True Wheelchairs Available
True Ramp For Train Access

True Step Free Access

Step Free Access Note: Access via lift or steep ramps.

False Accessible Taxis

Accessible Taxis Note:

Accessible taxis are available to book

True Accessible Ticket Machines

Accessible Ticket Machines Note:

booking hall

True Impaired Mobility Set Down

Live departures & arrivals for Folkestone Central

Departures
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Live departures for Folkestone Central
Due Destination Platform Expected further details 
17:42 Ashford International Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Ashford International
18:00 London St Pancras (Intl) Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to London St Pancras (Intl)
18:42 Ashford International Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to Ashford International
19:00 London St Pancras (Intl) Platform 1 1 On time See details on departure to London St Pancras (Intl)
17:30 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West
17:43 Deal Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Deal
17:45 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West
18:08 Dover Priory Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Dover Priory
18:30 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West
18:43 Deal Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Deal
18:45 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West
19:08 Dover Priory Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Dover Priory
Live arrivals at Folkestone Central
Due Destination Platform Expected further details 
17:31 London St Pancras (Intl) Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to London St Pancras (Intl)
17:55 Ashford International Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Ashford International
18:31 London St Pancras (Intl) Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to London St Pancras (Intl)
18:55 Ashford International Platform 2 2 On time See details on departure to Ashford International
17:30 Dover Priory Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Dover Priory
17:43 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West
17:45 Deal Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Deal
18:08 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West
18:30 Dover Priory Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Dover Priory
18:43 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West
18:45 Deal Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Deal
19:08 Folkestone West Platform BUS BUS On time See details on departure to Folkestone West

timetables for Folkestone Central

Timetable 1 - London and Tonbridge to Ashford International, Canterbury West, Folkestone, Dover, Ramsgate and Margate

Ashford International, Broadstairs, Bromley South, Canterbury West, Chartham, Chilham, Deal, Dover Priory, Dumpton Park, Ebbsfleet International, Folkestone Central, Folkestone West, Headcorn, Hildenborough, London Blackfriars, London Bridge, London Cannon Street, London Charing Cross, London Victoria, London Waterloo East, Maidstone East, Marden, Margate, Martin Mill, Minster, Orpington, Paddock Wood, Pluckley, Ramsgate, Sandling, Sandwich, Sevenoaks, St Pancras International, Staplehurst, Stratford International, Sturry, Tonbridge, Walmer, Westenhanger, Wye

Timetable including Autumn changes

7 October to 8 December 2018

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Current timetable

20 May to 6 October 2018

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