Directions

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1UL.

Blenheim Palace is approximately a 1 hour 30 minute drive from both London and Birmingham and sits at the edge of Woodstock in Oxfordshire and just a twenty-minute journey from the city of Oxford. We’ve put together our guide to travelling and arriving at Blenheim Palace.

Blenheim Palace is located eight miles north-west of Oxford, on the A44 Evesham Road. The Palace is signposted from junction nine of the M40. If you are using satellite navigation, please use the postcode OX20 1UL and then follow the AA/RAC signs to The Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials as soon as you start seeing them.

The Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials is working with Volare Aviation to offer helicopter transport to and from the event. Full details available here.

The S3 bus from Oxford to Woodstock runs every 30 minutes from Oxford train station and Oxford’s Gloucester Green bus station to the gates of Blenheim Palace. Please ask the bus driver to identify the appropriate stop.

For connections from Carterton, Witney and Hanborough Station travel on the 233, which operates every 30 minutes Monday to Saturday and hourly on Sundays to Blenheim and Woodstock.

The 7 bus from Oxford to Woodstock runs from Oxford train station and George street via Oxford Parkway to the gates of Blenheim Palace.

Oxford Bus Company’s 500 service leaves from Oxford Parkway and stops at Blenheim Palace and Woodstock.

For the timetable and more information on the route, visit https://www.stagecoachbus.com or https://www.oxfordbus.co.uk. There is no direct bus service from Bicester to Woodstock

Nearby train stations include Oxford, Oxford Parkway and Long Hanborough. Call 08457 484950 for unto date train information or visit gwr.com or chilternrailways.co.uk

Booking a taxi in advance can provide the cheapest, most convenient journey.Visit townhousewoodstock.co.ukminicabit.com or chilternrailways.co.uk.

Woodstock is connected to Oxford via the National Cycle Network #5 route. To view the Sustrans cycle route maps in detail visit sustrans.org. Please note that while there are bike racks available at the Palace but cycling within the Park is not permitted. Visitors may cycle from the entrance gates to the Palace and back.

Plan your cycle journey with CycleStreets.net.