Getting toRHS Garden Wisleycar-free

1 At a glance

  • Train to West Byfleet
  • 15 min taxi to Garden*
  • Enjoy discount entry with train ticket

* you can also go by bus, see below

2 Step-by-step

From London by train and taxi

Fast trains to West Byfleet leave London Waterloo every half hour and take 30 minutes National Rail

Pre-book a taxi to meet you at West Byfleet (taxi numbers below). The journey takes 15 minutes and costs £10 for up to four people.

From London by train and bus

There are frequent trains from Waterloo to Kingston, taking 30 minutes National Rail

It's a 3-minute walk from the station to the bus stop - see map

715 Stagecoach bus runs hourly (every 90 mins on Sunday) from Stop A3 on Cromwell Road to Wisley, taking 45 minutes.

  • Live bus times:
    Cromwell Road (Stop A3)

It's a 5-10 minute walk from the bus stop to reception - see map

From Guildford by bus

There are direct trains to Guildford from Reading, Portsmouth and other towns National Rail

It's a 10-minute walk from the station to the bus stop - see map

715 Stagecoach bus runs hourly (every 90 mins on Sunday) from Friary Bus Station Stop 19 to Wisley, taking 25 minutes.

  • Live bus times:
    Friary Bus Station (Stop 19)

It's a 5-minute walk from the bus stop to reception (allow extra time to cross the bridge for the bus back) - see map

About RHS Garden Wisley

Wisley is the historic home of the RHS and houses one of the largest plant collections in the world.

The gardens are a feast for the senses in every season: with swathes of bulbs and blossom in spring, vibrant mixed borders in summer, colourful autumn leaves and frost-sparkled walks in winter. The spectacular Glasshouse is filled with exotic plants from around the world.

  • County: Surrey
  • Address: Wisley Lane, Wisley, Woking GU23 6QB
  • Refreshments: Restaurant, cafe and food hall
  • Car-free offer: 25% discount on entry with train/bus ticket or bike

3 Plan your car-free journey

Reverse Route

About RHS Garden Wisley

Wisley is the historic home of the RHS and houses one of the largest plant collections in the world.

The gardens are a feast for the senses in every season: with swathes of bulbs and blossom in spring, vibrant mixed borders in summer, colourful autumn leaves and frost-sparkled walks in winter. The spectacular Glasshouse is filled with exotic plants from around the world.

  • County: Surrey
  • Nearest town: Woking
  • Refreshments: Restaurant, cafe and food hall
  • Car-free offer: 25% discount on entry with train/bus ticket or bike
Bike routes

You can cycle to West Byfleet on NCN Route 221. From there it’s 3 miles via the River Wey path – here’s the route. Cycle stands are provided and you’ll enjoy discounted entry when you come by bike.

Taxi numbers

You can book taxis from Claremont Cars 01932 351451, Surrey Cars 01932 355644 or Local Area Cars 01932 808080. The fare to/from West Byfleet Station is £10.

Handy Tips

The fastest route from London is by train to West Byfleet and taxi from there

Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount