|Travel : ESSA Summer School 2011|
The University of Surrey is located in Guildford, in the South East of England. The main University campus, Stag Hill, is situated close to the Guildford mainline train station and within a short walk of the town centre.
Guildford has good rail links. Fast trains from London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour call at Guildford (via Woking). They run every twenty minutes and take about 35 minutes from London to Guildford.
For timetable information telephone +44 (0)8457 484950 or see http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/planmyjourney/ .
To Campus from the Railway Station
Walking: The University is about 15 minutes on foot. Leave station by footbridge and rear exit. Turn right from the station along Guildford Park Road and take the second turning on the right. Follow the path through the park-and-ride car park to the campus.
Bus: ARRIVA buses (leave station by footbridge and rear exit, cross main road to bus stop) operate a regular service to the campus. Services 17, 27 and 37 run approximately every ten minutes during the day. For further information, call Traveline on +44 (0)870 608 2608.
Taxi: From main (eastern) exit.
The University is conveniently situated for both London Airport Heathrow and London Airport Gatwick. Arrival at Stansted or Luton airports will involve a long journey across London.
From London Airport Heathrow:
Airport coach information +44 (0)8705 747777
Airport information +44 (0)870 0000123
A taxi from the taxi rank at Heathrow could be very expensive, approximately £80. If you call a Guildford taxi to meet you at the airport they are much cheaper, approximately £45. Telephone numbers of Guildford Taxi Services:
Bee Line +44 (0)1483 532323
City Cabs +44 (0)1483 560063
Five Sixes +44 (0)1483 565656
From London Airport Gatwick:
Train information +44 (0)8457 484950
Airport information +44 (0)870 0002468