Welcome to the Redlands Grange Travel Plan Site. We’re here to help you utilise the best of your area, be that shops, facilities or public transport.
This page is designed for you! Think of this page as your one stop shop for all the latest, up to date information regarding travel and your local area. On this page you can find information on:
- Local Shops and centres
- Bus stops and timetables
- Train station and timetables
- Cycle routes
- Events on in your local area
- Local travel news
Much of the information is provided through direct links to other websites, ensuring that the information we give, and you use, is up to date.
The accessibility map below highlights all of the major amenities and points of interest that can be found in your local area.
Emsworth Town Centre is located approximately 1.6km away and is host to a wide array of facilities including pharmacies, restaurants, a library and a post office. The most common ways of travelling to the town centre is by walking (19 minutes), cycling (5 minutes) and bus (4 minutes).
The neighbouring village of Westbourne is located a convenient 3 minute cycle from Redlands Grange. It provides a wide variety of services including a doctors surgery, pharmacies, restaurants and a post office.
For more information about what is available in your local area take a look at Emsworth’s website here.
**COVID 19 Update: Following the governments current advice regarding the COVID-19 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.**
The Southleigh Roundabout bus stop is your nearest bus stop and is located a short 2 minute walk south west of Skylark Avenue.
This stop has a number of services running from it, which provide direct routes to Havant, Denvilles and Rowlands Castle. The services from this stop are run by First and Stagecoach. Full service updates and timetable information can be found on their websites.
A journey to Denvilles has approximately 5 minutes, Havant 12 minutes and Leigh Park lasts 17 minutes, making the bus an easy and efficient way of commuting.
** COVID 19 update: The Stagecoach 27 and 28a bus services are operating as normal.Click here for timetable information:
From the 28th June 2020, the First 54 bus service will be operating between Chichester and Petersfield. Click here to find timetable infromation.
Remember to check before you travel and to bring a face mask as this is now compulsory on public transport services unless you meet the exemption criteria. **
Emsworth Railway Station is a 17 minute walk or 5 minute cycle from Redlands Grange. The train station contains a selection of facilities to make for easy, safe and convenient travelling. Facilities include: Toilets, Ticket Office, CCTV, Customer Help Points and car and cycle parking.
Emsworth Railway Station provides direct routes to:
- Portsmouth (20 minute Journey)
- Worthing (40 minute journey)
- Eastleigh (40 minute journey)
- Southampton Central (45 minutes journey)
- Brighton (1 hour journey)
- London Victoria (1 hour 40 minute journey)
With services from this station running twice per hour, the train is the perfect way to travel to work or a weekend trip to London! For detailed and up to date train journey information for Emsworth Station, click here.
** COVID 19 update: Rail services are operating from Emsworth Rail Station, with social distancing measures in place. Please check before you travel for the most updated information. Click here. for live departure information. **
Why not switch 4 wheels to 2 and cycle to work, for exercise or just for fun. Havant Borough Council have devised a map highlighting all the best cycling routes in your local area along with details on all local cycle facilities. Take a look at it here.
In addition, the helpful map found on Sustrans shows the National Cycle Routes (NCR) in the surrounding area. The green routes show traffic free routes, whereas the purple routes are on-road. The NCR 2 connects to numerous surrounding areas including Hermitage, Chichester and Bognor Regis.
With so many great cycling routes on your doorstep why not put on your cycle helmet and get active!
See what’s going on in your local area. A full list of events in Emsworth can be found here.
To find events further afield, why not take a look at the events planned in Hampshire too. Click on the link to find out more https://www.visit-hampshire.co.uk/whats-on
See if you can add any of these events to your calendar. You’ll get to know your local area, or just have a bit of fun, and for some join in on international events.