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

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Train  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Woking
  2. Take the train from Woking to Guildford
  3. Take the train from Guildford to Gomshall

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Train via Reading  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the train from Basingstoke to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gomshall

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Basingstoke to Shere 32 miles

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Basingstoke to Shere 32 miles

Basingstoke to Shere by train

The train journey time between Basingstoke and Shere is around 1h 27m and covers a distance of around 37 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 44 min. The fastest train normally takes 51 min. Operated by South Western Railway and First Great Western Service, the Basingstoke to Shere train service departs from Basingstoke and arrives in Gomshall. Typically 121 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
43 min
Layover time:
44 min
Total time:
1h 27m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
51 min
Train distance:
37 miles
Trains per week:
121
Cheapest price:
£17
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:40
Last train departs at:
23:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Basingstoke to Shere train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Basingstoke to Shere is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basingstoke to Shere is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Basingstoke to Shere. However, there are services departing from Basingstoke and arriving at Gomshall via Woking and Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 52m.

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The distance between Basingstoke and Shere is 27 miles. The road distance is 32 miles.

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The best way to get from Basingstoke to Shere without a car is to train which takes 1h 52m and costs £17 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from Basingstoke to Shere, including transfers.

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

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Basingstoke to Shere train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Gomshall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basingstoke to Shere is 32 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Basingstoke to Shere.

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  • Distance: 27.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 52m

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

You can take a train from Basingstoke to Shere via Woking and Guildford in around 1h 52m.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Basingstoke to Woking
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £21
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£10 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £21
Train from Woking to Guildford
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £6
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£2 - £4
Anytime Day 1st Class
£4 - £6
Train from Basingstoke to Reading
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£7 - £14
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£7 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £14
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£5 - £7
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from Basingstoke to Reading
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£7 - £10
Anytime Day 1st Class
£13 - £18
Train from Reading to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£14 - £17
Anytime Day 1st Class
£23 - £35
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Basingstoke to Reading
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£8 - £10
Other operators
Taxi from Basingstoke to Shere
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
£65 - £85
Street Travel
Phone
+44 7876 676 768
Website
street-travel.co.uk
Go 470 Taxis
Phone
+44 1256 470 470
Delta Cars
Phone
+44 1256 242 428
Website
deltacarsbasingstoke.com
Alpha Cars
Phone
+44 1256 844 444
Website
alphacarsandtaxis.co.uk

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