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									Getting to the University
The University of Surrey is based in Guildford, in the         Via London Airport (Gatwick)
South East of England. The main University campus,             Gatwick station is positioned in the South Terminal of
Stag Hill, is situated close to the Guildford mainline train   the airport and provides direct rail-air link trains to
station and within a short walk of the town centre. The        Guildford hourly between approximately 5.15am (6am
Surrey Research Park, the Surrey Clinical Research             on Sundays) and 11pm. For further information, call
Centre, the Postgraduate Medical School, the Varsity           National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.
Centre and the Manor Park halls of residence are
situated across the A3, near the Royal Surrey County           By Coach
Hospital. There are regular bus services from the main
                                                               National Express coach number SH030 runs services to
                                                               and from the Egerton Road/Tesco stop (a short walk                           Travel Information and Campus Plan
By Train                                                       from the University). For further information, call 08705
Guildford is on the main line between London Waterloo
and Portsmouth. Half-hourly train services run from            By Car
Guildford to Waterloo, with journey times of 40 minutes.       Guildford is 30 miles south-west of London, on the A3
For further information, call National Rail Enquiries on       London-Portsmouth road. If approaching from London
08457 484950.                                                  or the M25 (Junction 10), remain on the bypass (A3)
From the railway station                                       until you reach the exit signed to the Cathedral and
                                                               University. The campus is very close to this junction.
Walking: Leave station by footbridge and rear exit. Turn       Simply follow the signs to the University, being careful
right from the station along Guildford Park Road and           not to follow signs to the Town Centre.
take the second turning on the right. Follow the path
through the park-and-ride car park to the campus.              If approaching on the A322 or A323 from Bagshot or
                                                               Aldershot, at the A3 roundabout take the exit signed to
Bus: ARRIVA buses (leave station by footbridge and rear        Portsmouth, and then turn off the A3 at the first exit
exit, cross main road to bus stop) operate a regular           (signed to the Cathedral and University).
service to the campus. Services 17, 27 and 37 run
approximately every ten minutes during the day. The            If entering Guildford from Horsham (A281) or Godalming
earliest service is at approximately 6am and the last bus      (A3100), leave the central gyratory system at the exit
is just before midnight. On Sundays there is a reduced         signed for Farnham (A31). After approximately 200
service. For further information, call Traveline on 0870       yards, at the mini-roundabout, take the first turning right
608 2608.                                                      into Guildford Park Road, and continue along Madrid
                                                               Road and The Chase for a mile. At the next roundabout,
Taxi: From main (eastern) exit.                                take the third exit for the University entrance.
By Air                                                         Car Parking
Guildford is conveniently placed for both Heathrow and
Gatwick airports.                                              Visitors may park in the pay-and-display car park which
                                                               is signposted from the main entrance to the University.
Via London Airport (Heathrow)
                                                               Visitors who have been issued with a visitor parking
Rail-air link coaches leave Terminal 2 for Woking railway      permit by their host Faculty or Department should park
station from 6.30am to 10.50pm, picking up from                in the University's main car park. If you intend to visit the
Terminals 3, 1 and 4. Between 6.35am and 8.30pm they           University after 5pm on weekdays or any time at
run approximately every half an hour, otherwise it is an
hourly service. Journey time to Woking is one hour.
                                                               weekends, please note that a parking permit/pay-and-
                                                               display ticket is not required.
There are frequent trains from Woking to Guildford. For
further information call National Rail Enquiries on 08457

For further information contact:
Sue Ponsford
Centre for Educational and Academic Development
University of Surrey
Guildford, Surrey
telephone:                 +44 (0)1483 683362                                                                                      Centre for Educational and Academic Development
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 Centre for Educational and Academic Development
                              Duke of Kent Building
                                University of Surrey
                                  Guildford, Surrey
                                           GU2 7XH     Main          Entrance
                                 Tel: 01483 683362

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