This picturesque railway line starts from the historic market town of Haslemere to the quaint village of Farncombe in Surrey.
This railway line offers easy access for walkers to explore the beautiful South Downs National Park and Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding National Beauty.
In Haslemere, stretch your legs with a walk around the National Trust Swan Barn Farm, from the medieval dipping well, past a traditional orchard and through intimate meadows into an ancient woodland.
Further along the line, Witley Station provides access to the National Trust Witley and Milford Commons.
A 5 minute bus ride from Milford Station will bring you to the heart of this Surrey village where you can enjoy browising Secretts of Milford, a popular farm shop selling own-grown fruit and veg and local produce.
Enjoy an invigorating walk in the Surrey countryside as you explore the National Trust Winkworth Arboretum, accessed by a short bus journey from Godalming Station.
If you're visiting between May and July, Loseley Park is well worth a visit and can be accessed by bus from Farncombe Station, at the end of this quaint railway line. Here you can discover fasinating artefacts, including many fine works of art and furniture from the 17th century.
Looking to organise a group visit to the area? Take a look at our dedicated group travel page and download the Surrey Hills to South Downs group itinerary here.
Easy access to South Downs National Park
Exploring Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding National Beauty
History lovers will enjoy discovering the many National Trust properties in the area
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From Haslemere Railway Station take the 10-minute walk into the town centre where you'll find a range of independent shopping boutiques and charming cafes alongside high street favourites. At the top end of this quaint high street is the Haslemere Education Museum.
Step back in time to discover the rich and diverse history of Haslemere through interactive displats and fascinating exhibits. Visitors can also enjoy a large variety of plants and wildlife in the extensive gardens.
Stretch your legs with a walk around the National Trust Swan Barn Farm, from the medieval dipping well, past a traditional orchard and through intimate meadows into an ancient woodland. The start of this moderate walk is located just off Haslemere High Street and is expected to take around 1hr 30. Visit the website for the full route: http://bit.ly/NTSwanBarnFarm
Provides access to the National Trust Witley and Milford Commons within a 15-minute walk. Covering a wide area, there are marked routes to follow, or you can simply go where you fancy and enjy the charming woods, graddlands and heathland areas.
A 5-minute bus ride will bring you to the heart of this Surrey village where you can enjoy browsing Secrets of Milford, a popular farm shop selling own-grown fruit and veg and loacl produce, plus a boutique gift store and tempting cafe.
A short walk from the station and you'll soon be in the heart of this historic market town. Pop in to Godalming Museum to discover the story of the town and its people and uncover surprising connections with the Titanic, Sir Winston Churchill and public electricity. Pick up a souvenir of your visit at the gift show and take time out to stroll around the peaceful walled museum garden.
Take the short 10-minute bus ride from the railway station to National Trust Winkworth Arboretum for an invigorating walk in the Surrey countryside. Enjoy a stroll around the twisting Holly Walk, explore the scenery at the lakeside or for the more adventurous take a challenging hillside walk.
If you're visiting between May and July, Loseley Park is well worth a visit. This lovingly restored, 16th century stately home is a bus ride away from Farncombe Station. Discover fascinating artefacts, including many fine works of art and furniture from the 17th century. You'll also have a chance to explore the beautiful walled gardens before stopping at the Tea Room for a bite to eat.