There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Guildford by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$12 - $19

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Rideshare  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Guildford 31.3 miles

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Waterloo Station to Guildford 31.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Guildford 31.3 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Guildford. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Guildford is 27 miles. The road distance is 31.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs .

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The train from London Waterloo to Guildford takes 58 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Waterloo Station to Guildford train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from London Waterloo station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Guildford is 31 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Guildford.

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There are 377+ hotels available in Guildford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Waterloo Station and Guildford. 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 Waterloo Station to Guildford.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Guildford, England?

South Western Railway operates a train from Waterloo Station to Guildford every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 58 min.

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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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Waterloo Station to Guildford
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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