Nearest station: Hampton Court (5 minute walk). This station is in zone 6.
Services to Hampton Court from London Waterloo every 30 minutes (via Vauxhall, Clapham Junction, Earlsfield, Wimbledon, Raynes Park, New Malden, Berrylands, Surbiton and Thames Ditton).
There is no tube station at Hampton Court. The nearest stations are Wimbledon and Richmond.
*These services accept Oyster cards, LT cards, bus passes, Travelcards, Freedom Passes and Saver Tickets.
The palace is on the A308 and is well signposted from all major local roads. Drivers should follow the brown tourist attraction road signs:
Drop-off and collection points:
Coach to and from Windsor Castle
Enjoy Windsor Castle and Hampton Court Palace in one day by travelling independently to your first attraction and taking the Shuttle to the second.
Collection and drop off are at local bus stops. Seats in the Surbiton Coaches Shuttle MUST be pre-booked.
Drop-off and pick-up points are at the gate of the palace.
Cycle racks are located to the left of the palace entrance (near Reception) and in the Car Park (next to the Rose Garden).
The National Cycle Network route number 4 runs along the Barge Walk past the palace.
Allocated parking spaces marked ‘M/C’ are available in the Upper Car Park. Normal car parking charges apply.
Riverboats run in the summer from the following destinations:
For more information visit:
Mooring sites along Barge Walk:
The first 24 hours are free. If you stay for more than 24 hours, mooring costs £5 per day. Boats can stay for a maximum of 72 hours.