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

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Line 87 bus, line 1 bus, line 3 bus, train

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Lightwater, Lovells Close to Old Dean, Collingwood College
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Old Dean, Collingwood College to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Camberley, Pembroke Broadway to Blackwater, London Road
  4. Take the train from Blackwater to Gomshall

Cheapest

Line 417 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 417 bus from Lightwater, Lovells Close to Farnborough Park, College of Technology
  2. Take the bus from Aldershot, Bus Station to Friary Bus Station

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Lightwater to Shere

Drive

  1. Drive from Lightwater to Shere

Lightwater to Shere by bus and train

The journey time between Lightwater and Shere is around 3h 45m and covers a distance of around 29 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 2m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 45m. Operated by Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey, Stagecoach South and First Great Western Service, the Lightwater to Shere service departs from Lightwater, Lovells Close and arrives in Gomshall. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 42m
Layover time:
2h 2m
Total time:
3h 45m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 45m
Journey distance:
29 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
£15
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:44
Last service departs at:
07:44

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lightwater to Shere bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lightwater to Shere is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lightwater to Shere is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lightwater to Shere. However, there are services departing from Lightwater, Lovells Close and arriving at Shere, Village Hall via Farnborough Park, College of Technology, Aldershot, Bus Station and Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 40m.

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It is 13 miles from Lightwater to Shere. It is approximately 15.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Lightwater to Shere without a car is to line 87 bus and line 1 bus and line 3 bus and train which takes 2h 59m and costs £15 - £21.

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It takes approximately 2h 59m to get from Lightwater to Shere, including transfers.

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Lightwater to Shere bus services, operated by Stagecoach South, depart from Lightwater, Lovells Close station.

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Lightwater to Shere bus services, operated by Stagecoach South, arrive at Friary Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lightwater to Shere is 16 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Lightwater to Shere.

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Map of how to get from Lightwater to Shere.
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  • Distance: 12.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 59m

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

You can take a bus from Lightwater to Shere via Farnborough Park, College of Technology, Aldershot, Bus Station, and Friary Bus Station in around 3h 40m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Blackwater to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£16 - £22
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Lightwater, Lovells Close to Old Dean, Collingwood College
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach in Hants & Surrey
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Old Dean, Collingwood College to Camberley, Pembroke Broadway
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach South
Bus from Camberley, Pembroke Broadway to Blackwater, London Road
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Stagecoach South
Bus from Lightwater, Lovells Close to Farnborough Park, College of Technology
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South
Bus from Aldershot, Bus Station to Friary Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South
Other operators
Taxi from Lightwater to Shere
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Prime Taxis Farnham
Phone
+44 1252 507777
Website
farnham-taxis.com
Woking Taxis
Phone
+44 1483 740 888
Website
wokingcars.co.uk
Woking All 3s
Phone
+44 1483 333 333
Website
wokingall3s.com
Pro Cars Woking
Phone
+44 1483 773 531
Website
procarswoking.com
Galaxy Cars
Phone
+44 1483 777 777
Website
galaxycars.co
Fleet Taxis
Phone
+44 1252 815 819
Website
fleettaxis.com
A-Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1252 650 000
Website
alinetaxis.com
5 Star Taxi
Phone
+44 1252 265 055
Rushmore Radio Taxis
Phone
+44 1252 333 555
Website
rushmoortaxis.com
All Days Taxis
Phone
+44 1252 336 611
Windsor Cars
Phone
+44 1753 677 677
Website
windsorcars.com
Royal Windsor Taxis
Phone
+44 1753 585 585
Website
royalwindsortaxis.co.uk
Maidenhead Cars
Phone
+44 1628 777 715
Website
maidenhead-cars.co.uk
Lent Rise Cars
Phone
+44 1628 666 555
Website
lentrisecars247.co.uk
Dot2Dot Taxis
Phone
+44 1628 200 999
Website
dot2taxi.co.uk
Humphries Cars
Phone
+44 7831 889 546
Website
humphriescars.co.uk
Fleet Cabs
Phone
+44 1252 414 000
Website
taxi-fleet.co.uk
G M Cars
Phone
+44 1483 566 566
Website
gmcarstaxis.com
Deuces Guildford Taxi Service
Phone
+44 1483 222 222
Website
deuces.co.uk

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