There are 7 ways to get from Guildford to Farnborough by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Farnborough North

$3 - $10

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  34 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Guildford to Frimley 15.2 miles

$2 - $4

5 alternative options

Bus via Aldershot, Bus Station  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Aldershot, Bus Station Kite
  2. Take the bus from Aldershot, Bus Station to Farnborough, Clockhouse 1|Gold

$8

Bus Arriva Kent & Surrey  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Friary Bus Station to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway (Camberley Station) 34|Max / ...

$13

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Guildford to Farnborough 13.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Guildford to Farnborough 13.2 miles

$2 - $5

Walk  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Walk from Guildford to Farnborough 10.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Guildford to Farnborough is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guildford to Farnborough is to train which costs £3 - £8 and takes 17 min.

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The distance between Guildford and Farnborough is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.2 miles.

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The train from Guildford to Farnborough North takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guildford station to Farnborough. However, there are services departing from Friary Bus Station and arriving at Farnborough, Clockhouse via Aldershot, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Guildford and arriving at Farnborough North. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Guildford 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 Guildford to Farnborough.
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  • Distance: 8.9 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Guildford to Farnborough hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 17 min. Northern Rail also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guildford to Farnborough via Aldershot, Bus Station in around 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Farnborough North
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $9
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Aldershot, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aldershot, Bus Station to Farnborough, Clockhouse
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Friary Bus Station to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway (Camberley Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Guildford to Frimley
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Guildford to Farnborough
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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