Skip to page navigation | Using this site

Hill, river and bridge logoThames Down Link

24 km / 15 miles

Gtr London, Surrey
A route linking two National Trails, the Thames Path at Kingston and the North Downs Way near Westhumble, along a green corridor via the Hogsmill river and through Maldon Manor, Horton Country Park, the Commons of Epsom and Ashstead, and Mickleham Downs.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Hill, river and bridge logo Waymark: Hill, river and bridge logo
Attributes: Downland/Wolds
TQ177693 - Kingston upon Thames, Gtr London
View on StreetMap
TQ167518 - Westhumble, Surrey
View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Surrey CC - Thames Down Link - PDF
  GPS Routes - Thames Down Link

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Leaflet: Thames Down Link (Lower Mole Project - 2001)
Book: Big Walks of London (John Merrill Foundation - 2008)


You can use the interactive controls to zoom in and out and to move around the map, or click on a path or a marker for more info. (interactive map help)

Show Connected Paths
E Routes
National Trails (England & Wales)
Other Paths

Show Accommodation
Hostel Accommodation
B & B Accommodation

  Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
  At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger: 176187
OS Landranger Active: 176187
OS Explorer: 146161
OS Explorer Active: 146161

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path Along Path
Hotels: Chase Lodge Hotel  (bookable online) < 1 Km < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Mrs Berg  (bookable online) 2 Km < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Middle Cottage  (bookable online) 2 Km < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Ladywood, Teddington  (bookable online) 3 Km < 1 Km
B & B Accommodation: Wright Residence  (bookable online) 4 Km < 1 Km
Self-catering: Craven House Apartments  (bookable online) 2 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Tanners Hatch YHA, off Ranmore Road, Dorking, Surrey 3 Km 24 Km

Click to show 4 more Accommodations

Connected Paths:

E Routes: E-Route 2 UK Section - Dover to Kirk Yetholm
National Trails (England & Wales): North Downs Way National Trail; Thames Path National Trail
Other Paths: Games Way; Green Trail (Richmond); London Countryway; London Green Belt Way; Nelson Way; Pilgrim's Way
Click to show 3 more Other Paths


GPS Exchange Format Route File: Thames Down Link GPX Exchange Format Route File Login to Download
(Members Only)
MemoryMap Route file: Thames Down Link Memory Map Route File Login to Download
(Members Only)
Tracklogs Route file: Thames Down Link Trackogs Route file Login to Download
(Members Only)

Route Profile:

25.3 Km (15.7 miles)
316 m (1,037 ft) ascent
139 m (456 ft)  maximum height