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The Tower Theatre is in Folkestone on the south east coast, also known as the Garden of England. The M20 motorway terminates at Folkestone, Junction 12, which is also the junction you need to take to find us.

Our postcode is CT20 3HL and What3Words: lamps.minus.prepped

From the M20, turn off at junction 12, take the B2064 (Cheriton Approach leading to Cheriton High Street). Go straight on at the first set of traffic lights and turn right at the second onto the B2063 (Risborough Lane – the signpost says Hythe B2063 and Shorncliffe Garrison). Turn right onto North Road (signposted Hythe B2063 and Shorncliffe Garrison).  The Tower Theatre will be on your left after 0.3 miles.

The Tower Theatre gates


The car park is floodlit and has 60 car parking spaces on tarmac. The grass area can be extended by another 15 vehicles (in good weather). There is also ample parking space on Royal Military Avenue (opposite the theatre gates).

The nearest station to The Tower Theatre is Folkestone West Station. It is approximately a 20 minute walk from Folkestone West to the theatre. Southeastern Railway run trains direct from St Pancras International and is a roughly 50 minute journey. For full rail times and prices details visit Southeastern Railway.

National Express run a direct service from London Victoria Coach Station to Folkestone Bus Station.

Stagecoach run buses directly from Folkestone Bus Station to The Tower Theatre. Route number 10 stops a few yards from the theatre gates (the stop is called ‘Tower Theatre’) while routes 70 and 102 stop nearby.

Channel Cars – 01303 252252

JJs Taxis – 01303 244442

Folkestone Taxis – 01303 252000

Premier Taxis – 01303 270000

BECTU Safer Theatres

We’re delighted that The Tower Theatre is a very safe environment for all members of staff, volunteers and theatregoers. Our venue should be the norm, not the exception, that’s why we’re supporting the UK Safer Theatres Charter.

For more information, and to sign the charter, visit here.

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