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Discover Blenheim Palace

Get to Blenheim Palace by bus

Discover the delights of Blenheim Palace, the beautiful home of the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Take the bus to Blenheim Palace today!

Travel to Blenheim Palace on board the S3 or 7


Travelling from Oxford

Our S3 and 7 services run frequently from Central Oxford.

The S3 runs up to every twenty minutes from Central Oxford. It stops at Gloucester Green bus station and Oxford rail station and arrives right outside the Palace Gates.

The 7 runs every 30 minutes linking Oxford, Oxford Parkway Station and Blenheim Palace.


Download the S3 timetable. 

Download the 7 timetable.


Show your bus ticket at the gate to receive 30% discount on entry

Passengers who show their S3 or 7 or 233 Stagecoach bus ticket at the Blenheim Palace gates can receive a 30% discount on their Palace, Park and Gardens ticket.

From 6th June 2020, Blenheim Palace requires pre-booking from everyone wishing to visit (including Annual Pass holders) in order to limit numbers on site to ensure the safety and enjoyment for everyone. You can book your date and time slot here.


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Palace, Park and Gardens ticket 

Prices from 8th January 2020

(includes 30% discount)

Adult  £19.95


(Over 60s and student with valid ID)



(Age 5 - 16, free for under 5s)



(2 adults and 2 children)


Buy One Day, Get 12 Months Free*. Donate your Palace, Park and Gardens admission fee to the Blenheim Palace Heritage Foundation Charity (Registered Charity number 1166164) for a FREE Annual Pass (terms and conditions apply).  The Palace, Park and Gardens admission must be donated and converted to an Annual Pass within 14 days of your visit either onsite or on the Blenheim Palace website.


Travelling from London

Take the Oxford Tube from Central London and change at Gloucester Green bus station in Oxford to our S3 service or connect to the number 7 from George Street. Ask for an Oxford Tube Connector ticket and your local bus fare is free.


Travelling from West Oxfordshire

Our 233 route goes through the stunning Oxfordshire Cotswolds from Burford to Woodstock and serves Blenheim Palace too. Buses run on an hourly service from Mondays to Saturdays.

Download the 233 timetable .


Spend an inspiring day exploring a national treasure

A visit to Blenheim Palace offers an unforgettable experience.
It’s a chance to share the splendours of Baroque architecture, to wonder at the collections of art, tapestry and antiques, and to explore the Park and Gardens and discover landscapes crafted by Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown.
Whether enjoying a day visit to this magnificent home to the Dukes of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, or as a regular visitor able to appreciate the changing seasons and an annual programme of historical and cultural events, you will be sure to feel enriched by the Blenheim Palace experience.
Britain’s Greatest Palace


Blenheim Palace is not only an iconic part of history, but also a living, changing experience. It has a wealth of sporting and cultural events, themed exhibitions and tours throughout the year. View all events at Blenheim Palace.

Enjoy a free* Annual Pass when you purchase your Palace, Park and Gardens admission at the Blenheim Palace entrance and agree to donate your entry fee.

Find out more information at Blenheim Palace or call 01993 810530

*Terms and conditions apply. Full details can be found at Blenheim Palace.

Travel to Blenheim Palace on board the S3 or 7

Travel to Blenheim Palace on board the S3 or 7


Plan your Journey

Tell us where you’re travelling from and to, so we can show you the exact details of your journey.

Stagecoach Bus App now available...

You can also plan your journey as well as check live bus times, and save your favourite routes on our new Stagecoach Bus App!

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