Unlocking Guildford Transport Package

Package of transport infrastructure and sustainable transport schemes.

Project Description

The package of schemes to be delivered will be drawn from the list below, to fit the funding available whilst maximising the outputs and outcomes. Guildford West Transformation • Sustainable Movement Corridor • Guildford West Railway station Guildford Transport Corridors • Town Centre Gyratory • East Guildford Connectivity Phase • Guildford Quality Bus Corridors • Yorkie’s Bridge Guildford Approaches • Blackwater Valley South Hotspot • A 31 Guildford to Wrecclesham Resilience • Wider Network Benefits West Guildford Flood Alleviation The package will seek to transforms sustainable travel options linking the town centre to the Surrey Research Park, via the University of Surrey and Royal Surrey Hospital, together with the new railway station serving this area of Guildford. It will also upgrade the town centre road network to relieve congestion currently holding back development at the Research Park and flood relief measures that, together with the proposed Guildford Housing Zone, will create conditions for unlocking development

Key Outputs

This is a strategic programme which will collectively create accessibility and infrastructure improvements, unlock development opportunities, increase housing supply and improve the capacity of Guildford to generate wealth and high quality jobs. The exact nature of the outputs will be agreed once the make up of the programme has been firmed up.
Growth Deal Amount: 
£12.5m
Total Project Cost: 
£26.61m
Project Date: 
Tue, 01/01/2019 to Fri, 01/01/2021
Scheme Promoter: 
Guildford Borough Council and Surrey County Council
Project Status: 
Coming Soon
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