Compare House Removal Companies in Folkestone

Compare House Removals Quotes in Folkestone. Save 70% off the cost of your house move.
Verified and Trusted Moving Companies
Used by over 750,000 movers in the UK
Used by over 750,000 movers in the UK
Rated ‘Excellent’ on
Save up to 70% on the cost of moving

Looking for moving services in Folkestone? Get in touch with the best removal firms today…

Are you searching for the best removals Folkestone has to offer? Compare My Move are here to help you with your search. We have a network of 18 removal companies in Folkestoke who’ve helped over 530 movers in the area during the last year. We do all the hard work to match you with up to 6 verified and trusted local movers.

With a huge amount of Victorian and Edwardian property, Folkestone’s more affordable housing attracts commuters working in London. It doesn’t matter if you’re moving in or out of the area, our local removal companies can help with every type of move. All of our removal companies are fully insured with both Goods in Transit and Public Liability insurance. To give you complete peace of mind, they all have Terms and Conditions set in place, too.

If you want to save up to 70% on the cost of your Folkestone removals, let Compare My Move help find you a professional and reliable removal company in your area. Just enter the details of your move in our quick and easy form and we will match you with up to 6 local removal companies.

Looking for somewhere closer?

Why not try: Canterbury, Maidstone, Sittingbourne, Medway, Gillingham

Our Folkestone Removal Companies

    As seen in: BT

    FAQs About Moving to Folkestone

    We've researched everything you need to know about Folkestone before your move. The average removal company cost is £1,891.00 for the area. 

    Our data also shows that the best month to move house in the area is July. It's worth noting that the average property price in Folkestone is £287,564 and the rent is £1,010 pcm on average.

    Avg property price: £287,564
    Avg rental price: £1,010 pcm
    Avg removal costs: £1,891.00
    Best time to move: July

    How Much Are House Removal Costs In Folkestone?

    Our data shows that the average cost of a removal company in Folkestone is £1,891.00. The average low price movers saw was £1,152.14 and the average high price is £2,411.43.

    This is just an average cost and your total price will be unique. To get a true price of your removal costs, you should factor in the distance you’re moving, items you’re taking and services you need.

    compare now
    Average Removal Costs in Folkestone 2021/2022
    Average Removal Costs in Folkestone 2021/2022

    What Is The Best Time of Year To Move in Folkestone?

    July is the best time of year to move house in Folkestone, seeing 11.56% of people booking a removal company in the area. Summer is often a popular time for a house move as the weather is warmer and days are brighter. April is another favourite time for Folkestone movers, with a further 10.67% of people moving in this month. The start of Spring when the clocks go back offers more daylight in the day, making it ideal for a day of moving and unpacking.

    October is the least favourite month to book a removal company in the area, with as little as 4.89% of people moving. Colder and darker days are often avoided across the UK when moving house, so it’s not a surprise there’s little activity. It’s worth comparing different months for your move, as some removal companies might lower their prices to build up work during quiet periods.

    Popular Months to Move House in Folkestone 2021/2022
    Popular Months to Move House in Folkestone 2021/2022

    What Is The Best Day Of The Week To Move In Folkestone?

    Friday is the best day of the year to book a removal company in Folkestone, seeing 30.22% of all moves taking place. This is a popular time to move house throughout the UK and with the weekend approaching to help settle in and unpack, we can see why. Monday proves to be another favourite for the area, with a further 13.33% of people moving.

    Sunday is by far the least favourite day of the week to book a house move, with just 2.22% of removal vans being booked up. With most services closed on Sundays, it’s best to avoid a Sunday move, unless you’ve already picked up the keys and completed on the sale. It’s worth getting removal quotes for different days as some days may be cheaper than others due to low demand.

    Popular Moving Days in Folkestone 2021/2022
    Popular Moving Days in Folkestone 2021/2022

    The most popular location for a move outside of Folkestone is Hythe, with 12.58% of movers relocating here. With an average price of £426,226, this is much more expensive than Folkestone’s average of £287,564.

    For reference, the most popular property types in Folkestone during the last year were terraced properties, selling for an average price of £255,157. It’s worth noting that flats sold for an average of £196,684 and semi-detached properties reached £327,153.

    Other popular locations for Folkestone movers were Dover, London and Ashford, seeing 9.27%, 5.96% and 4.64% of all moves. Below we’ll compare average property prices in each location to help with your house hunt.

    compare now
    Top Locations For Folkestone Movers 2021/2022
    Top Locations For Folkestone Movers 2021/2022
    • Hythe

      Seeing 12.58% of all moves, Hythe is the most popular location and has an average property price of £426,226 for the last year. The majority of sales in Hythe during the last year were detached properties and sold for an average price of £631,417.

    • Dover

      A further 9.27% of movers chose to call Dover home where the average property price averages at £210,000 for the last year.

    • London

      5.96% of all moves went to London. The average property price in London for the last year is £786,368 and the majority of sales were of flats, selling for an average price of £583,848.

    • Ashford

      Another popular location was Ashford, which has an average property price of £301,362 for the last year. The majority of sales around Ashford during the last year were semi-detached properties, selling for an average price of £299,274.

    Some Happy Folkestone Movers

    Our Folkestone removal partners go above and beyond to ensure a stress-free moving day, providing a reliable, confident and friendly service.

    But don’t just take our word for it: check out the beaming reviews from some very happy Folkestone movers below. Let us know about your move and get removal quotes.

    "Good experience. Got a call at 9am to say they would be late (which I wouldn't have been happy about) but they were already with us! Nice polite boys..none of our things got damaged. Would use again."

    Leigh Fossey on 06/10/19

    Moving from Canterbury

    "Fantastic company - great staff & very helpful. Nothing was too much of a bother. If I had to move again, I wouldn't look elsewhere - straight to these fine people."

    Jonathan Rodgers on 28/06/19

    Moving from Canterbury

    "Great service. Very efficient. Took away a lot of the stress of moving!"

    Baely Saunders on 26/04/19

    Moving from Canterbury

    "Great friendly service! Very relaxed and stress free move. Highly recommended!"

    Aaron Smith on 22/04/19

    Moving from Canterbury

    Helping You Every Step of Your Move

    Our advice centre features expertly-reviewed guides on conveyancing, buying and selling.

    Our panel of property industry experts ensure our content is accurate and insightful

    We work with accredited and experienced property industry professionals to fact-check all of our content. Be informed throughout your house move.

    Our Editorial Process