​​How to get to Esher Sixth Form College

Our 'How to get to Esher Sixth Form College' leaflet can be downloaded here: Transport leaflet


Cycling to and from College is actively encouraged – a large area of covered cycle racks in the staff car park near the main student entrance is available for use by cyclists. We strongly advise all students to wear cycle helmets.

By Train

Esher Sixth Form College can be reached on the SWT Line from Waterloo to Hampton Court (Waterloo, Vauxhall, Clapham Junction, Earlsfield, Wimbledon, Raynes Park, New Malden, Berrylands, Surbiton, Thames Ditton, Hampton Court). Trains run every half-hour and the College is less than a 5 minute walk from Thames Ditton Station.

Alternatively, a fast service is run by SWT between Waterloo and Guildford. Trains run every half-hour and the College is a 15 minute walk from Esher Station.

Discount Travel by Train

The student fare card allows the holder to buy season tickets for their home to school/college journey only at a one third discount. Season tickets are available for periods of seven days (minimum), one month and between one month and one year. To qualify, your journey must begin and/or finish in the administrative County of Surrey.

Alternatively, students can purchase a 16-25 Railcard, which will give 1/3 off train tickets for anyone aged 16-25 https://www.thetrainline.com/trains/great-britain/railcards/16-25-railcard

For further travel information including bus and rail discount travel schemes you can visit  www.tfl.gov.uk.

By Bus

We have detailed below some of the bus routes that many of our students use. However, for further information about Surrey buses and specific route information, please call the National Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit www.tfl.gov.uk. Hampton Court is a 25 minute walk from Esher College.


Richmond to Hampton Court Station


West Molesey to Kingston via Hampton Court

461 – 481

Brooklands/Staines – Kingston via Hampton Court


Downside – Kingston via Weston Green Road, Thames Ditton


Esher – Kingston Hospital via Thames Ditton Station


Guildford – Kingston via Thames Ditton Station


Staines - Kingston via Esher and the Dittons


Staines - Kingston via Hampton Court Green


Roehampton - Esher via Long Ditton


Chessington – Kingston via Surbiton


Dorking – Kingston via Surbiton

Discount Travel by Bus

Surrey Bus Student Fare Cards entitle 16–18 year old Surrey Students attending full-time education, to travel on Surrey buses at the same fare as under 16s. The journey must begin and/or finish in the administrative county of Surrey. You can apply in advance to ensure your fare card is ready for collection in at the beginning of term. As an additional concession, Abellio Surrey, Arriva, First, London General, Metrobus, Quality Line, Safeguard, Southdown and Stagecoach have also agreed to charge the under 16 rate on evenings, weekends and school/college holidays for any journey which starts and/or finishes in the administrative county of Surrey. The only exception to this are London buses who no longer accept student fare cards. The routes affected are: K3, R68, 216, 411 and 465. For further information concerning travel and discount travel schemes (both bus and rail) you can visit www.tfl.gov.uk​​

Surrey County Council's 16+ Transport Policy Statement​

For further information regarding transport for 16-19 year old students in Surrey, please read 

Surrey County Council's 16+ Transport Policy Statement