2for1 entry by train

How to get toKew Gardenscar-free

Visit Kew Gardens car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

From Kew Gardens station, it’s a five-minute walk, past shops and cafés and along Lichfield Road to the Victoria Gate at Kew Gardens.

There are frequent District Line and London Overground trains from several London stations, including Waterloo, Vauxhall and Clapham Junction.

You can also walk about 15 minutes or catch bus 65 from Richmond Station. The bus runs frequently, takes about five minutes and stops right outside the Lion Gate entrance to Kew. There are regular trains to Richmond from Reading, Windsor and several London stations, including London Waterloo.

In summer, boats cruise from Westminster a couple of times per day. The journey takes about 90 minutes to Kew Pier, which is about 5 minutes stroll from Elizabeth Gate at Kew Gardens.

You are welcome to cycle to Kew and there are bike racks at all four gates. Plan your cycle route here.

2-for-1 entry with a valid train ticket and voucher. Car-free visitors also avoid the £7 parking fee.

Travel with TFL (Transport for London) for 30% off entry until 31st October 2023.

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains.

About Kew Gardens

More than 50,000 different plants in a huge, UNSECO-listed garden with lakes, woods, a treetop walkway, acres of flowers and Victorian palm houses.

For any queries about visiting contact Kew Gardens on 020 83325655 or info@kew.org

Address: Kew, Richmond, London, TW9 3AE. Visit Website