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From zoe slattery <zoe.slatt...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Apache Retreat - Hursley
Date Wed, 15 Sep 2010 10:15:02 GMT
  On 15/09/2010 10:59, Florian MOGA wrote:
> Hi Zoe,
> Do you have any suggestions if travelling from Luton? My current solution is
> taking the bus from Luton Airport to London Victoria and the train from
> there to Winchester.
Hi - you might find it more convenient to get a national express bus 
from London Victoria to Winchester. There look to be some direct buses 
which will almost certainly be cheaper than the train.
> Thanks,
> Florian
> On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 12:24 PM, zoe slattery<zoe.slattery@gmail.com>wrote:
>>   On 15/09/2010 09:05, Johan Corveleyn wrote:
>>> On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 5:55 PM, zoe slattery<zoe.slattery@gmail.com>
>>>   wrote:
>>>> When you get to the Hursley site you will need to follow the signs to the
>>>> 'Club House', it's quite well sign posted and well away from the main
>>>> buildings. It would be great if everyone could make it in time for the
>>>> evening meal on Friday - this will be at about 19:00.
>>>> Just as a reminder - check this site for details about how to get to
>>>> Hursley
>>>> and other info http://sites.google.com/site/apacheretreat/home
>>> Ok. I'll be arriving on Friday at 10:15 in London Heathrow. I plan to
>>> take the train from there to Winchester. If all goes well, my ETA will
>>> be about 13:00 or 13:30 in Winchester. From there maybe I'll take a
>>> taxi (or share a taxi with someone?).
>>> Unless there is an other/easier/cheaper/faster way to get from London
>>> Heathrow to Hursley around noon?
>> Yes - much better - take the bus www.nationalexpress.com
>> This should take about 1hr 35, the train will likely take you into London
>> and out again and be
>> much more expensive.
>>   Also: I have my return flight at 19:00 on Sunday (need to be at the
>>> airport around 17:50). Right now I'm planning to take the train again
>>> from Winchester to London Heathrow, but that takes 3h30mins :-(. So
>>> I'll have to leave around noon to catch a train around 14:00. Is there
>>> another way that will get me to London faster?
>> Yes - bus again. I'm happy to drop groups in Winchester on Sunday ( can
>> take 4 people in my car) and I think there will be other people driving so
>> we can fix lifts or taxis if there is really no-one going....
>>   Maybe I can ride along
>>> with someone? It would be nice to know this in advance, to determine
>>> whether I have to buy a return ticket for the train (which is cheaper
>>> overall), or rather a one-way ticket ...
>>> Cheers,

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