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!

Blenheim Palace


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.


You can save 30% on your Palace, Park and Gardens entry when using the S3 bus - 

  • just ask the driver and pay in cash or by contactless for your bus and entry ticket for the day*
  • pay for your bus ticket only, present it to the staff at the gates when buying your entry ticket to get 30% off your entrance fee. AND If you decide to do this and agree to donate your admission, you will also get an Annual Blenheim Palace pass, giving you more reasons to keep coming back for more

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  Current prices
 Adult  £18.90
 Child   £10.85
2 adults & 2 children)

Prices correct as at June 2018.

*Terms and conditions apply. The Annual Pass offer is only available when you pay for your entry tickets at the gate. Full details can be found at Blenheim Palace.

Download the S3 timetable. 

Download the 7 timetable.


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


Receive a warm welcome into Blenheim Palace. It’s the home of the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. 

You can:

  • wonder at this masterpiece of 18th century baroque architecture
  • explore the World Heritage Site with over two thousand  acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland
  • discover the Water Terraces, Rose Garden, Italian Garden, Churchill Memorial Garden and Secret Garden
  • delight in the family-friendly Pleasure Gardens reached by miniature train, with a giant hedge maze, a butterfly house and an adventure playground
  • enjoy delicious catering from light bites, formal dining and Afternoon Tea or browse our onsite shops offering an extensive range of products

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 0800 849 6500.

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

Blenheim Palace

Blenheim Palace Water Terrace

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