There are 5 ways to get from Guildford to Richmond by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Clapham Junction

$12 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 715 bus, line 371 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 715 bus from Guildford, Library (Ward Street) to Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street 715
  2. Take the line 371 bus from Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street to Richmond, Eton Street 371

$10

3 alternative options

Line 715 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 715 bus from Guildford, Library (Ward Street) to Cromwell Road Bus Station 715

$10

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Guildford to Richmond 28.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Guildford to Richmond 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Guildford to Richmond is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guildford to Richmond is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guildford to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Guildford, Library (Ward Street) and arriving at Richmond, George Street (TW9) via Kingston Upon Thames, Kingsgate Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Guildford to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Guildford and arriving at Richmond (London) via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Guildford and Richmond is 20 miles. The road distance is 28.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Richmond without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £9 - £16.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Guildford to Richmond, including transfers.

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Guildford to Richmond bus services, operated by Stagecoach South, depart from Guildford, Library (Ward Street) station.

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Guildford to Richmond train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Guildford station.

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The best way to get from Guildford to Richmond is to train which takes 47 min and costs £9 - £16. Alternatively, you can line 715 bus, which costs £9 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Guildford to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 19.6 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Guildford, England and Richmond, Greater London, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Guildford to Richmond hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South operates a bus from Guildford to Richmond hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Guildford, Library (Ward Street) to Cromwell Road Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Guildford, Library (Ward Street) to Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Kingston Upon Thames, Eden Street to Richmond, Eton Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Guildford to Richmond
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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