Welcome to the Westvale Park 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 including:
- 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, ensuring that the information we provide, 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 the vicinity of your new home.
Horley is only a 6 minute cycle ride (or a 25 minute walk) away. Here you’ll find aselection of facilities including a post office, restaurants, pubs, supermarkets and independent and national retail chains among many others. Click here for a more detailed list of facilities and where to find them.
** COVID 19 UPDATE: Please note that changes have been made to local rail and bus services as a result of COVID 19. Remember to only travel in line with Government Guidance. **
Horley Railway Station is located approximately 3km (a 30 minute walk or 9 minute cycle) from you. You can also access the station using the 422 and 424 bus services with stops located at various points in Westvale Park.
The station is well equipped to suit your every need, with 76 cycle storage spaces, 71 car parking spaces, customer help points and CCTV.
Horley Railway Station incorporates regular weekday and weekend services to lots of stations including London Victoria, Horsham and Brighton. Some of the destinations along these routes include Croydon, Crawley and Gatwick Airport. This should make your commute, weekend away or day trip as easy as possible.
Even better, National Rail offers a text service for when you are on the move. More information can be found here.
**COVID 19 UPDATE: Rails services from Horley Railway Station are operating on a revised timetable. Please check before you travel by visiting the National Rail website for information.**
You may have noticed bus stops being installed within Westvale Park in recent months? This is as a result of the feedback provided by residents that a bus service throughout Westvale Park would really help them to leave their car at home.
This stop incorporates the new 422 and 424 bus services, details of which are provided below:
** COVID 19 UPDATE: The 422 and 424 bus services are running on an emergency timetable with the Saturday service available Monday to Saturday. For the latest timetable information see the Southdown Buses website.**
In addition, there are also a range of bus services running nearby Westvale Park. The table below demonstrates the local bus services available near you:
** COVID 19 UPDATE : A number of bus services are not longer operating or are operating on a reduced service. Please also note that school services are not operating until further notice.**
The number 22 Metrobus and 26 Compass bus services are no longer operating due to COVID 19, with the Fastway 100 service still running on a revised timetable. To check the most up to date information visit the Metrobus and Surrey County Council websites.
If you fancy getting out on your bike, cycle routes in the area make your trip an easy way to travel. The map below shows cycle routes within your area.
Horley Cycle Routes
This handy map is found on Sustrans and is helpful in finding cycle routes in any given area. The green shows traffic free routes, whereas the purple routes are on-road.
In addition, Riverside Green Park is located an approximate 11 minute cycle to the south of the site. The park forms part of the Horley Green Chain which is a belt of public open space providing a key commuter route between Horley and Gatwick Airport as well as a recreational and leisure facility for all to enjoy.
Why not take the children for a bike ride and enjoy a picnic in the park?
What’s on in your local area
Not sure what events are going on in your local area? A full list of events in Surrey can be found here. Have a look through and gather some ideas for family fun, sporting adventures and other sustainable activities.