2016 Opening Times:
Entrance to Stonehenge is managed through timed tickets and advance booking is required. Pre-booking is the only way to guarantee entry on the day and at the time of your choice.
If you are planning a visit today and your chosen timeslot is not showing, please note that we have a limited availability of walk-up tickets for sale on the day. These can be purchased at the Stonehenge admissions tills only. Please note walk-up prices, until 24th March 2016 are adult £15.50, concession £14.00, child £9.30 and family £40.30. Walk up prices from 25th March 2016 are adult £16.30, concession £14.70, child £9.80 and family £42.40. By booking your tickets in advance online you will save £1 per adult admission
|January to March 2016||Opening Times||Opening Days|
|1st January - 15th March May||9.30am-5pm||Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, & Sun.|
|Last admission time is 2 hours before the advertised closing time. Advance booking required. English Heritage and National Trust members admitted free. Please note, this is applicable to National Trust in England only (does not include National Trust Scotland or other National Trust affiliated organisations). Ticket prices from 25th March 2016 are; adult £15.30, concession £13.70, child £9.10 and family £39.70 (these prices are advanced booking only).|
How much does it cost?
Family Ticket: £36.10 National Trust members admitted free.
Further Pricing Details:
- Audio guide: £2.00 (subject to availability).
- Family audio guides (2 adults, up to 3 children): £6.00
- Parking: during peak times a £5 refundable parking charge is collected on arrival. This is refunded at the admissions point when purchasing your ticket. The £5 fee does not apply to English Heritage and National Trust England Members (providing you show a valid membership card) or those who book in advance.
2 miles west on the junction of A303 and A344/360
From London Gatwick Airport
Take the M23 motorway and join the M25 motorway, following the signs for Heathrow Airport.
From the M25, exit at junction 12 for the M3 motorway towards Basingstoke.
Once on the M3 follow it to junction 8 signed A303 Andover.
Continue on the A303 ALL the way until you reach a roundabout.
Go straight over this and 2 miles on bear right onto the A344 and the car park is on the right hand side about 500 metres on.
Follow signs to the M4 West.
Continue for about 2 miles and come off at junction 4b onto the M25 South bound.
Follow the signs for Gatwick Airport. From the M25, exit at junction 12 for the M3 motorway towards Basingstoke.
Then follow the directions as above.
The nearest train station to Stonehenge is Salisbury about 9.5 miles away.
From London the trains depart from Waterloo Station to Salisbury.
Check for times and prices as these may be subject to change and the trains depart approximately every hour. The journey takes about an hour and a half. Local buses or a cab can take you on.
The buses depart from Heathrow Airport and from Victoria Coach Station in the centre of London. The journey takes about 2 hours.
Get off at Amesbury.
From there you can either walk (about 2 miles), catch a local bus, or get a taxi.
You can buy tickets on the coach, at the coach station, or from ticket agents for National Express. It is the cheapest way to travel to Stonehenge.
If you are coming from Gatwick Airport you will need to first get to Heathrow Airport or to Victoria coach station (you can do this by bus) and from there change buses to Amesbury.
Shop: Level access.
Refreshments: Light refreshments are available from the Stonehenge Kitchen.
Audio tour with hearing loop in ten languages (subject to availability).