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Surrey Research Park Directions

How to get here

The Surrey Research Park is easily accessible by road and rail and is a short distance from both Heathrow and Gatwick airports.

For more help finding your way around the Park visit our Park Plan.

By road - from London on A3 and M25 (J10) (travelling south)

  • Exit the A3 where sign posted to The University of Surrey, The Cathedral, The Hospital and The Research Park (do not take earlier exits signed to Guildford)
  • Take the third exit off the Cathedral roundabout. Drive through the underpass, below A3
  • Go across the first roundabout and through the traffic light controlled crossroads. This will bring you onto Gill Avenue (Hospital on your right)
  • At the top of Gill Avenue you come onto The Surrey Research Park

By road - from Portsmouth on A3 (travelling North)

  • Exit A3 where sign posted to The University of Surrey, The Cathedral, The Hospital and The Research Park
  • Take the second exit off the roundabout at the end of slip road
  • Go across the first roundabout and through the traffic light controlled crossroads. This will bring you onto Gill Avenue (Hospital on your right)
  • At the top of Gill Avenue you come onto The Surrey Research Park

By road - how to find the Surrey Research Park Estate Office

  • At the roundabout at the top of Gill Avenue take the 3rd exit into Occam Road
  • Our office is located within The Surrey Technology Centre which is the first building on the right as you enter the Park, signed ‘Research Park Office’
  • Park in a designated visitor spaces located at the front of The Surrey Technology Centre. A permit will be issued by Reception

By rail

  • Guildford is on the London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour line, which has an excellent service
  • There are four fast trains per hour to and from London Waterloo – links to journey planners are below for your information
  • Once at Guildford Station, take either a taxi – these are usually parked outside the front entrance – or use the bus service. Some travel to the Park itself, others to the Hospital, from where it is a short walk to the Park

My Train Ticket

National Rail Enquiries

Trainline

By air - from Heathrow airport

Railair coaches are available from Guildford station to Heathrow Airport at very low cost with service throughout 24 hours.

For further information see Railair

By air - from Gatwick airport

There are two trains each hour from Gatwick Airport to Guildford. You may need to change at Clapham Junction although there is a direct service which takes only 40 minutes

Buses

Stagecoach buses have exclusive access to Stag Hill and Manor Park offering a cheaper and more frequent bus service between our sites and the town centre via the train station. They also serve North Guildford and Hazel Farm.

  • Buses every 5 minutes between the Stag Hill and Manor Park Campuses during peak hours
  • Buses every 10 minutes from town through the University Campuses on week days and every 15-20 minutes on Saturdays and Sundays
  • A modern, environmentally friendly fleet of University branded buses, complete with free Wi-Fi, USB charging points and that accept contactless payments
  • A Stagecoach Bus Contract Manager based on campus who will work closely with the Transport Team to promote the service, monitor reliability and your customer feedback
  • An increased Night Bus service operating 6 times a week in term time, every hour from midnight to 4am

Timetable for Stagecoach routes 1 and 2

For more information on Stagecoach bus services visit Stagecoach

Cycling

For those wishing to cycle, we offer an innovative bike share scheme across the University of Surrey and Surrey Research Park. With nextbike, it has never been easier to get around. Sign up for free here

We also home an excellent bike repair and servicing shop, Bike Bros on the University of Surrey campus.

And Brompton Bike Hire is available at Guildford Station.

Car Sharing

Join our car sharing community by choosing Surrey Research Park with Liftshare