There are 6 ways to get from Leatherhead to Esher by bus, train, taxi, car or foot

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Line 465 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 465 bus from Leatherhead, North Street (Lidl) to Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures 465

$4

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Leatherhead to Effingham Junction
  2. Take the train from Effingham Junction to Claygate

$4 - $10

Line 465 bus, bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 465 bus from Leatherhead Railway Station to Surbiton 465
  2. Take the bus from Surbiton Station Victoria Road to Esher, Clare Hill K3 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leatherhead to Esher 6.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Leatherhead to Esher 6.2 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Walk from Leatherhead to Esher 6.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Leatherhead to Esher is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leatherhead to Esher is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leatherhead, North Street (Lidl) and arriving at Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leatherhead to Esher. However, there are services departing from Leatherhead and arriving at Claygate via Effingham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Leatherhead and Esher is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Leatherhead to Esher without a car is to line 465 bus which takes 21 min and costs £3.

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The line 465 bus from Leatherhead, North Street (Lidl) to Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Leatherhead to Esher bus services, operated by Quality Line, depart from Leatherhead, North Street (Lidl) station.

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Leatherhead to Esher train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Leatherhead station.

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The best way to get from Leatherhead to Esher is to line 465 bus which takes 21 min and costs £3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £2 - £8 and takes 39 min.

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Leatherhead to Esher bus services, operated by Quality Line, arrive at Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures station.

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Leatherhead to Esher train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Claygate station.

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Map of how to get from Leatherhead to Esher.
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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Leatherhead, England and Esher, England?

Quality Line operates a bus from Leatherhead to Esher every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leatherhead to Esher via Effingham Junction in around 39 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Leatherhead to Effingham Junction
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Effingham Junction to Claygate
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Quality Line
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Leatherhead, North Street (Lidl) to Malden Rushett, Chessington World Of Adventures
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Leatherhead Railway Station to Surbiton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
London United
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl-buses.co.uk
Website
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Bus from Surbiton Station Victoria Road to Esher, Clare Hill
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ratpdevlondon.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Surbiton Station Victoria Road to Esher, Church Street (High Street)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Other operators
Taxi from Leatherhead to Esher
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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