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 and cycle 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.
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’ near 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
Your local bus network offer travel tickets suitable for everyone, DayRider, MegaRider, NightRider and more flexible tickets. Check out the tickets here.
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 public use telephone.
For information about facilities, visit: National Rail- Billingshurst or National Rail- Farnham
For live departure information from Farnham Train Station, visit: National Rail Departure Board
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 is a great opportunity to help reduce car emission, cut congestion, meet new people and save money! If you are travelling somewhere in the car and have a spare seat in the car, why not offer someone a lift?
Join Surrey Liftshare for free and to find drivers and passengers to share with.
For more information visit: Surrey Liftshare