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

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Train  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to London Waterloo East
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$43 - $62

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Bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Hastings to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford National Express

$17 - $23

3 alternative options

Train via Tonbridge  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Tonbridge
  2. Take the train from Tonbridge to Redhill
  3. Take the train from Redhill to Guildford

$40 - $64

Train, line 89 bus, bus  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Haywards Heath
  2. Take the line 89 bus from Haywards Heath, Market Square to Horsham, Bus Station 89
  3. Take the bus from Horsham, Bus Station to Friary Bus Station 63 / ...

Drive  •  1h 27m

  1. Drive from Hastings to Guildford 78.2 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Guildford is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Guildford is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Guildford via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hastings to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Guildford via London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between Hastings and Guildford is 57 miles. The road distance is 78.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 2h 49m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Hastings to Guildford, including transfers.

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Hastings to Guildford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hastings station.

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Hastings to Guildford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Hastings station.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Guildford is to train which takes 2h 49m and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 4h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Guildford.
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  • Distance: 56.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 49m

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

You can take a train from Hastings to Guildford via London Waterloo East and London Waterloo in around 2h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Guildford via London Victoria Coach Station in around 4h 35m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Hastings to London Waterloo East
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Hastings to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Tonbridge to Redhill
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Hastings to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redhill to Guildford
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hastings to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
National Express
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Haywards Heath, Market Square to Horsham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Horsham, Bus Station to Friary Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Hastings to Guildford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Guildford station.

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Hastings to Guildford train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Guildford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hastings to Guildford is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Hastings to Guildford.

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