Getting toWildwoodcar-free

1 At a glance

  • Triangle bus runs every 15 mins to Wildwood from Canterbury, Whitstable and Herne Bay
  • Or catch train to Sturry and then Triangle bus
  • Enjoy half price entry!

2 Step-by-step

From Canterbury, Whitstable or Herne Bay, jump on the Triangle bus, which runs every 15 minutes in both directions (make sure you’re waiting on the right side of the road). Ask for Wildwood – the bus stops right outside.

  • Live bus times:
    Canterbury Bus Station (Bay C4)

If you’re coming from further away, there are hourly trains to Sturry from London, Tonbridge, Ashford International and Ramsgate.
National Rail

From Sturry station, cross to the bus stop on the far side of the road. The Triangle bus runs every 15 minutes to Wildwood, taking just 6 minutes. Ask driver for Wildwood, the bus stops right by the entrance.

  • Live bus times:
    Sturry Railway Station

From the bus stop it's a two minute walk to Wildwood - see map

About Wildwood

Explore 40 acres of ancient woodland, where you'll encounter native British wildlife from past and present, including bears, wolves and wild boar! While the little animals can go wild in the adventure playground, with Kent's biggest drop slide, wild fort and tree-top towers.

  • County: Kent
  • Address: Canterbury Road, Herne Common, Herne Bay CT6 7LQ
  • Refreshments: Cafe
  • Car-free offer: 50% off by train, bus* or bike

3 Plan your car-free journey

Reverse Route

About Wildwood

Explore 40 acres of ancient woodland, where you'll encounter native British wildlife from past and present, including bears, wolves and wild boar! While the little animals can go wild in the adventure playground, with Kent's biggest drop slide, wild fort and tree-top towers.

  • County: Kent
  • Nearest town: Canterbury
  • Refreshments: Cafe
  • Car-free offer: 50% off by train, bus* or bike
Bike routes

NCN Route 1 passes through Fordwich (2.7 miles from Wildwood). It’s a 5 mile cycle from Canterbury cyclestreets

Taxi numbers

Wilkinson Taxis 01227 450450

Handy Tips

* If you have a bus pass, ask the driver for a ticket to show at Wildwood for discount entry.

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