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Duration 1h 1m
Distance 32.4 miles
Average price £21
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Guildford and Purley takes 1h 1m and the fastest train takes 44 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Guildford to Purley. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Guildford
  2. Purley
47 min
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£13 - £29

Guildford to Purley train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Guildford and Purley. The earliest departure is at 19:25 in the evening, and the last departure from Guildford is at 23:20 which arrives into Purley at 05:51. All services require a transfer at Redhill and take an average of 1h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Guildford to Purley. However, there are services departing from Guildford and arriving at Purley via Redhill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Guildford and Purley is 21 miles. The road distance is 32.4 miles.

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Guildford to Purley train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Guildford station.

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Guildford to Purley train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Redhill station.

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What companies run services between Guildford and Purley?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Guildford to Redhill every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £9 - £21 and the journey takes 29 min.
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