Abbey View, Farnham

Welcome to the Abbey View Travel Plan Site.

We’re here to help you utilise the best of your area, be that shops, facilities or public transport.

On this page you can find information on the following:

  • Local Shops and centres
  • Bus stops/timetables/fares
  • Train station/timetables
  • Cycle routes, shops
  • Events on in your local area

Much of the information is provided through direct links to other websites, this ensures that the information we give and you use is up to date.

Within Farnham there are a number of amenities located along the High Street, including convenience stores, a post office, pharmacy, public houses, places of worship, eateries and Library.

UPDATES:

Following the governments current advice regarding the Coronavirus many passenger transport operators are reviewing service timetables. This page has been updated to reflect the most recent timetables in place during this outbreak. Any further updates/changes to services will be monitored and updated.

Bus Travel

The closest bus stops to the site can be found along West Street at the ‘Mead Lane’ stops. From this pair of bus stops you can access the Stagecoach route 65 bus service which connects Alton to Guilford every hour Monday to Saturday. For more information on this bus service please click here.

In addition to the 65 bus service, further Stagecoach bus services are available from ‘The Borough’ or ‘South Street Nr Sainsburys’ in Farnham Town Centre. Below is a list of the additional routes as well as a link to each routes current timetable

  • 4 and 5 which both connect Aldershot to Farnham. See timetables here.
  • 16 – connects Aldershot to Rowledge every 1 hour 30/40 minutes. See timetable here.
  • 17, 18 and 19 all connect Farnham with Aldershot as well as Haslemere, Rowlegde and Bordon. See timetable here.
  • 46 – connects Aldershot, Badshot Lea, Farnham, Elsted and Guildford. See timetable here.

For information about Stagecoach bus services, visit: stagecoachbus.com

To help you get the most out of your local bus network, as part of the Travel Plan Taylor Wimpey are offering residents a Travel Voucher which can be used toward bus or cycle travel. The bus voucher covers 8 x ‘South 7-day Megarider Gold’ bus tickets which can be used across the south including Farnham, Guildford, Woking, Salisbury and Portsmouth. Visit the Stagecoach website to find out more on which services can be used.

Contact your Travel Plan Coordinator’s using travelplan@paulbashamassociates.com. Please ensure you provide us with your full name and address so we can process your voucher.

Please note these vouchers are one per household and can be claimed against bus travel or a cycle voucher.

Train Travel

Farnham Train Station is approximately 2km from your new home, accessible via a 25-minute walk or 9-minute cycle.

Billingshurst Train Station has direct routes to:

  • London Waterloo – 59 minute journey
  • Guildford – 23 minute journey
  • Alton – 13 minute journey

Billingshurst Train Station is equipped with 134 cycle storage spaces, 24-hour CCTV, ticket office, customer help points, toilets and a telephone.

For information about facilities at Farnham Train Station, visit: National Rail

For live departure information from Farnham Train Station, visit: National Rail Departure Board

Bicycle Travel

National Cycle Route 22 is accessed from Farnham Railway Station located circa 2km to the south east of Abbey View. This route runs from Banstead to Portsmouth via Guildford, Petersfield and Havant.

In addition, the Christmas Pie Trail is a leisure route which runs form the northwest edge of Guildford to the east side of Farnham and is approximately 8.5 miles in length.

To help you get the most out of your local cycle network, as part of the Travel Plan Taylor Wimpey are offering residents a £200 Cycle Voucher to spend at your local Halfords Store which can be used towards a bike purchase or the purchase of bike equipment.

Contact your Travel Plan Coordianator’s using travelplan@paulbashamassociates.com. Please ensure you provide us with your full name and address so we can process your voucher.

Please note these vouchers are one per household and can be claimed against bus travel or a cycle voucher.

Car Sharing

Join Surrey Liftshare for free and find drivers and passengers to share with. Not only will you be cutting congestion and pollution, but you will save money by sharing the travel costs too!

Visit: liftshare.com/uk/community/surrey

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