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Getting to Royal Holloway

By air

Royal Holloway is situated in Egham, Surrey, 40 minutes from London Waterloo, a mile from the M25 and a mere fifteen minutes from Heathrow Airport by car.  It is also accessible from London City or Gatwick airports.

By taxi

If you intend to take a taxi from the airport or during your stay, we strongly recommend that you book in advance from the following companies, as London black cabs can be very expensive.

Gemini Taxis: 01784 471111
Windsor Cars: 01753 677677
Egham Cars: 01784 434484
Holloway Taxis: 01784 818385

By bus

There is a reasonable bus service from London Heathrow, Terminal 5 to Royal Holloway. Bus number 8 leaves from Heathrow Airport T5 every 30 minutes and stops on Egham Hill, just outside the gates to the main entrance of the College.  The journey takes just over half an hour. The timetable can be found here.

By car

Royal Holloway is located on the A30, 19 miles from central London and about a mile south west of the town of Egham. It is two miles from junction 13 of the M25 (London orbital). After leaving the motorway at junction 13, take the A30 west, signposted to Bagshot and Camberley (this is the Egham bypass). At the first roundabout, take the second exit. At the second roundabout, take the second exit and continue up the A30, Egham Hill. The College is on the left at the top of the hill.

There is plenty of free parking, but please let the sales team know if you would like to enquire about a specific space, or if you plan to come during term time or bring a minibus or coach.

Sat nav postcode is TW20 0EX

By train

From London Waterloo (via Clapham Junction, Richmond and Twickenham)

There are frequent services from London Waterloo via Clapham Junction and Richmond to Egham (35 – 40 minutes). Please be aware that there is also a slow service that runs via Hounslow, which increases the journey time to and from Waterloo by roughly twenty minutes.

From Woking (via Addlestone and Chertsey)

There is a service from Woking to Egham (35 – 40 minutes) with one change at Weybridge. Change at Woking for services to London, the south west of England, Basingstoke, Alton and Haslemere.

From Reading (via Wokingham, Bracknell and Ascot)

There is a frequent service from Reading to Egham (35 – 40 minutes). Change at Reading for services to Oxford, Wales, the south west and the north east of England.