How to find Quarterhouse

By Train

High speed trains run regularly from London St Pancras International (Journey time 57 Minutes). Folkestone Central Station is a short walk from the centre of town and approximately 15 minutes from Quarterhouse. For full details go to our travel partner's website

By Car

From the M20, turn off at junction 13 and follow signs to the Harbour. (SAT NAV USERS – CT20 1BN


Parking is available at Quarterhouse (50 Spaces). Parking permits can be purchased from the pay and display machine located in the Quarterhouse car park. Prices are £1 per hour, up to £5 for the day. Parking is free after 6pm. For more information please call Quarterhouse Box Office.

Other parking includes, Tram Road (2mins), Payers Park (2mins) and the Harbour car park (5mins). All council car parks charge daily fees starting from £1 per hour.

By Bus or Coach

A direct National Express coach service runs from London Victoria Coach Station to the main bus station in Bouverie Square, Folkestone. Stagecoach operates a network of routes linking local towns and villages to Folkestone. 


JJ’s Taxis: 01303 244 442
Premier Cars: 01303 270 000

Folkestone Book Festival venues

Quarterhouse, Mill Bay, Folkestone CT20 1BN

01303 760 750

Lime Bar, 46 Tontine Street, Folkestone CT20 1JU

01303 488433

Steep Street - Coffee House, 18 - 24 The Old High Street, Folkestone CT20 1RL

01303 247819

The Café Collective 43, 43 The Old High Street, Folkestone CT20 1RL

Rocksalt, 4-5 Fish Market, Folkestone CT19 6AA

01303 212070

Brew, 83 Cheriton Rd, Folkestone CT20 1DG

020 7078 9858

Strange Cargo, The Factory, 43 Geraldine Rd, Cheriton, Folkestone CT19 4BD

01303 278821 

Three Hills Sports Park, Cheriton Rd, Folkestone CT19 5JU

01303 846020


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