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Getting to and around Surrey

Surrey is just 40 minutes from central London and very easy to reach whether you are travelling using the car, train, airline, coach or bus.


By air

Surrey is perfectly located between Heathrow and Gatwick international airports. There are also a number of private airports in and around Surrey, which are suitable for light aircraft and helicopters.
• Fairoaks Airport at Chobham, near Woking
• Redhill Aerodrome
• Blackbushe Airport, near Camberley
• Farnborough Airport in neighbouring Hampshire

By road

Surrey has a comprehensive road network, which is busiest from 8am until 9.30am and from 4.30pm until 6.30pm. Leisure travellers should try to avoid these peak commuter times. Local radio stations, such as BBC Surrey (104 and 104.6 FM) regularly give travel updates.

By rail

Check nationalrail.co.uk and southwesttrains.co.uk for local rail information and services further afield.

By coach

A number of coach services operate in Surrey. There is also a National Express coach link service between Heathrow and Gatwick airports.

By bike

Surrey’s countryside is just waiting to be explored, so why not take a two-wheeled adventure? From quiet country lanes and wide forest tracks, to hard-core trails and challenging terrain for mountain bikers, there are a variety of cycle routes for everyone.

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