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

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Train  •  1h 22m

  1. Take the train from Farnham to Guildford
  2. Take the train from Guildford to Gomshall

Cheapest option

Line 65 bus, line 32 bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the line 65 bus from Farnham, The Borough to Friary Bus Station 65 / ...
  2. Take the line 32 bus from Friary Bus Station to Shere, Village Hall 32

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Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Farnham to Shere 16.7 miles

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Farnham to Shere 16.7 miles

Farnham to Shere by train

The train journey time between Farnham and Shere is around 1h 15m and covers a distance of around 20 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 36 min. The fastest train normally takes 46 min. Operated by South Western Railway and First Great Western Service, the Farnham to Shere train service departs from Farnham and arrives in Gomshall. Typically 102 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:
38 min
Layover time:
36 min
Total time:
1h 15m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
46 min
Train distance:
20 miles
Trains per week:
102
Cheapest price:
£11
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:02
Last train departs at:
23:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Farnham to Shere train schedules

Trains departing Friday, October 22, 2021

Farnham → Shere
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Farnham to Shere is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

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The fastest way to get from Farnham to Shere is to taxi. Taking this option will cost £35 - £45 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Farnham to Shere. However, there are services departing from Farnham, The Borough and arriving at Shere, Village Hall via Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Farnham to Shere. However, there are services departing from Farnham and arriving at Gomshall via Guildford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 22m.

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The distance between Farnham and Shere is 15 miles. The road distance is 16.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Farnham to Shere without a car is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs £10 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1h 22m to get from Farnham to Shere, including transfers.

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Farnham to Shere bus services, operated by Stagecoach South, depart from Farnham, The Borough station.

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

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The best way to get from Farnham to Shere is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs £10 - £19. Alternatively, you can line 65 bus and line 32 bus, which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1h 46m.

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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 22m

What companies run services between Farnham, Surrey, England and Shere, England?

You can take a train from Farnham to Shere via Guildford in around 1h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Farnham to Shere via Friary Bus Station in around 1h 46m.

Train operators
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Farnham, The Borough to Friary Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South
Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Shere, Village Hall
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey
Other operators
Taxi from Farnham to Shere
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Surrey Taxis Farnham
Phone
+44 1483 666 444
Website
surreytaxis.co.uk
Prime Taxis Farnham
Phone
+44 1252 507777
Website
farnham-taxis.com
Farnham Station Taxis
Phone
+44 1252 735 735
Website
farnhamstationtaxis.co.uk
Farnham Cars
Phone
+44 1252 560 162
Website
farnham-cars.co.uk

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Farnham to Shere bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey, arrive at Shere, Village Hall station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Farnham to Shere is 17 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Farnham to Shere.

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