There are 4 ways to get from Basingstoke to Farnborough by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Farnborough (Main)

$7 - $12

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Rideshare  •  42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chineham to Aldershot 18.1 miles


2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basingstoke to Farnborough 19.1 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Farnborough 19.1 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basingstoke and arriving at Farnborough (Main). Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Farnborough is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Farnborough without a car is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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The train from Basingstoke to Farnborough (Main) takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Basingstoke to Farnborough train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Basingstoke station.

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Basingstoke to Farnborough train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Farnborough (Main) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basingstoke to Farnborough is 19 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Basingstoke to Farnborough.

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There are 607+ hotels available in Farnborough. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Basingstoke and Farnborough. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Basingstoke to Farnborough.
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  • Distance: 14.6 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Basingstoke, England and Farnborough, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Basingstoke to Farnborough every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 21 min.

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A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
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Rideshare from Chineham to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
42 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
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Taxi from Basingstoke to Farnborough
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Capital Cars
+44 118 950 9509
+44 118 958 8888
Wintax Cars
+44 1962 878727

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