Folkestone West Railway Station

Facts and Figures

Folkestone West railway station is one of two open railway stations in Folkestone in Kent, England. The station is operated by Southeastern. The ticket office, in a room on the extensive 'up' side buildings on the London-bound platform, is manned only during part of the day; at other times a PERTIS 'permit to travel' machine, located outside the ticket office, suffices. The substantial 'down side' platform building is occupied as offices by Network Rail.

Station Facts

Annual Usage Figures

Year Entry/Exit Interchange
2015 37450 0
2014 29108 0
2013 27194 0
2012 26168 0
2011 26334 0
2010 20496 0
2009 22059 0
2008 18626 0
2007 15803 0

Location Data

  • District Council Ward: Cheriton
  • Civil Parish/community: Folkestone
  • UK Parliament Constituency: Folkestone and Hythe
  • County Council Electoral Division: Folkestone West
  • County Council: Kent County Council
  • District Council: Shepway District Council
  • European Region: South East

Recent Crime Figures

Month Total Crime Antisocial BehaviourTheft from PersonBicycle TheftShopliftingRobberyBurglaryOther TheftVehicle CrimeDrugsWeaponsPublic OrderCriminal Damage & ArsonViolent CrimeOther Crime
January 2016 2 10000000001000
December 2015 0 00000000000000
November 2015 1 00000000010000
October 2015 1 00100000000000
September 2015 1 10000000000000
August 2015 0 00000000000000
July 2015 2 00000000000200
June 2015 0 00000000000000
May 2015 1 00000000001000
April 2015 1 00000000000100
March 2015 4 00001011001000
February 2015 1 00000000000100
January 2015 1 00000010000000
December 2014 1 00100000000000
November 2014 1 00000000000100
October 2014 2 00100000000100
September 2014 0 00000000000000
August 2014 2 00000000001010
July 2014 2 10100000000000
June 2014 2 01100000000000
May 2014 1 00000010000000
April 2014 3 00200000000010
March 2014 0 00000000000000
February 2014 5 20001000000200
January 2014 4 00200010000100
December 2013 2 00000100000100
November 2013 1 00100000000000
October 2013 2 00000010001000
September 2013 2 00000010000100
August 2013 2 00200000000000
July 2013 1 00000000000100
June 2013 4 20000000001100
May 2013 0 00000000000000
April 2013 2 00000000000110
March 2013 4 10000010020000
February 2013 3 00000000000030
January 2013 4 40000000000000

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