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Car-free offer: 50% off entry *

Getting toBlenheim Palacecar-free

1 At a glance

Blenheim Palace is closed until further notice owing to COVID-19. For further information and news of future reopening please see their website

  • train to Oxford or Oxford Parkway
  • frequent buses to Blenheim Place
  • 10-minute stroll through park
  • enjoy 50% off entry with bus/train ticket or bike!

2 Step-by-step

There are two trains an hour from London Marylebone to Oxford Parkway (fastest route to Blenheim). There are also direct trains to Oxford from London Paddington and many other cities.

Train times and prices

Then hop on the frequent bus to Woodstock/Blenheim from Oxford Parkway (500) or Oxford station (S3, 500).

  • Bus times from:
    Oxford Parkway, stand F

  • Bus times from:
    Oxford Station, stop R5

It’s an easy 10-minute walk from the bus stop to the Palace - see map.

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About Blenheim Palace

The picture-perfect British stately home of Blenheim Palace sits among more than 2000 acres of extraordinary landscaped Parkland and Formal Gardens.

Wander through the artful landscapes of famous garden designer Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown as well as majestic Water Terraces, the Duke's Private Italian Garden and the tranquil Secret Garden. Inside the palace explore the gilded State Rooms and priceless collections set against striking stonework.

  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Address: Woodstock OX20 1PP
  • Refreshments: Restaurant and cafe on site
  • * Car-free offer: 50% off with bus or train ticket, or bike (until 31 March, then 30%)

3 Plan your car-free journey

Reverse Route

About Blenheim Palace

The picture-perfect British stately home of Blenheim Palace sits among more than 2000 acres of extraordinary landscaped Parkland and Formal Gardens.

Wander through the artful landscapes of famous garden designer Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown as well as majestic Water Terraces, the Duke's Private Italian Garden and the tranquil Secret Garden. Inside the palace explore the gilded State Rooms and priceless collections set against striking stonework.

  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Address: Woodstock OX20 1PP
  • Refreshments: Restaurant and cafe on site
  • * Car-free offer: 50% off with bus or train ticket, or bike (until 31 March, then 30%)
Bike routes

Blenheim Palace is in Woodstock, 8 miles north of Oxford, on National Route 5. There are bike stands at the Palace. Plan your route at cyclestreets

Taxi numbers

There are taxi ranks at Oxford and Oxford Parkway stations, or you can book in advance from OMC 01865 377775 or Townhouse

Handy Tips

Show your bus or train ticket on arrival and get 50% off entry to Blenheim Palace. 50% off from 14 February to 31 March 2020, 30% after that date.

Member of Historic Houses

Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount

Visit car-free in 2020!