Travelling to College
Godalming College encourages students to use alternative modes of travel and is working with local transport operators to give students more convenient access to services. By doing this we also aim to reduce the amount of traffic to promote a greener environment.
We endeavour to keep this page as up to date as possible but transport operators are within their rights to alter any of these services, you are therefore advised to check details about transport before making a purchase.
Students living in Surrey and aged 16-18 can purchase an annual fare card, this offers reduced fares on train and/or bus travel for journeys to and from college, visit www.surreycc.gov.uk
Travelling by bus
Stagecoach operates a Unirider bus service for Godalming College. Tickets purchased in advance include reduced price travel across the network during term time, for online ticket sales visit www.stagecoachbus.com/about/south
If you live in West Sussex the 3in1 Card Scheme offers discounted travel and other benefits. Applicants for this scheme need to be countersigned by the College Finance Office.
Travel by train
The College is within walking distance of Godalming train station on the main Waterloo to Portsmouth line. Full time students can save 1/3 on train fares, nationally, by purchasing an annual railcard, visit www.16-25railcard.co.uk
. For current timetables and national travel discounts call National Rail enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.
Travelling from Farnham, Hindhead, Petersfield, Liphook and Haslemere
College buses operate from the Farnham, Hindhead, Petersfield, Liphook and Haslemere areas. View the College bus service routes here
The College has 220 spaces available for student parking on-site. Priority for permits is given to those students who:
- Live more than 1 ½ miles from the College
- More than 1 ½ miles from a railway station
- Are committed car sharers or who have a disability/medical condition
- Only safe drivers will be allowed on the campus. In order to park you must register your car details with College security.
Motorbike and moped spaces are provided and cycle racks are available.
Disabled parking bays can be found at main entrances to the College and the campus is fully accessible to wheelchair users.