Hampton Court Palace Festival 2022

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Hampton Court Palace East Molesey Surrey KT8 9AU United Kingdom

By Train:

Hampton Court Palace is situated only a few minutes walk from Hampton Court Station which is on a direct line to and from London Waterloo. There are 2 trains per hour from London Waterloo with the direct trains, which take 40 minutes from central London. Visit southwesternrailway.com to book your ticket or call 0345 6000 650.

On show days the last train will leave Hampton Court to London Waterloo at 23.24.

By Car:

Hampton Court Palace is situated to the South West of Central London and is close to Kingston Upon Thames. It is 20 minutes from junctions 15, 12 and 10 of the M25.

Complimentary parking facilities a few minutes walk from the Palace are available to Festival patrons. Festival car parking will be signposted on all major approach roads. Car Parks will be open from 5pm onwards on performance days and until one hour after the end of the performance. For drivers using sat nav systems, please enter the postcode KT8 9AU and follow the parking signs for the Festival once in the area.

By Bus:

Local bus services R68, 411, 111 & 216 also serve Hampton Court Palace.

By Boat:

A boat service from Turks Pier, Kingston-Upon-Thames (short walk from Kingston station) to Hampton Court Palace (journey time 30mins) departs at 5.15 each night of the Festival. An additional boat service from Richmond (journey time 1hr 30mins) departs at 4.15pm. See here for details.

By Taxi:

To avoid congestion around Hampton Court Palace, please use the following locations for taxi drop-off and pick up:

  • Hampton Court Palace Station (3 minute walk)
  • The Mute Swan - Palace Gate, East Molesey

For accessibility needs, please see our accessibility page here