Directions and parking

Looking at the river from Tonbridge skirt wall

Tonbridge Castle is set in the historic market town of Tonbridge with easy access links, riverside setting and countryside surroundings.

Tonbridge Castle
Castle Street
Kent TN9 1BG

01732 770929

Travelling by car

From the A26, Quarry Hill Road, continue through to Tonbridge High Street (A227).

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There is limited parking in the castle grounds. The closest car park is Upper Castle Field - for sat nav users the postcode is TN9 1BH. There is a charge for all Tonbridge car parks. You can pay with cash or by using the RingGo app.

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Travelling by rail

Tonbridge is easy to get to by train. Trains from London take around 45 minutes and leave from London Charing Cross. You can also travel from East Sussex, Kent and Surrey. The castle is a 10 minute walk through the High Street from the station.

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We're on the Tudor Trail on the National Cycle Network. It's an almost entirely traffic-free ride, along the river Medway and through the beautiful Kent countryside. There are racks outside of the grounds where you can safely lock your bike.

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Travelling by bus

Lots of buses stop right outside of the castle including:

  • 7 Maidstone to Tunbridge Wells
  • 77 West Malling to Tonbridge
  • 211 Barden Park to Tonbridge
  • 218/219 North Tonbridge to Tunbridge Wells
  • 222 Wrotham to Tunbridge Wells
  • 401 Westerham to Tunbridge Wells
  • 402 Sevenoaks to Tunbridge Wells
  • 403 Otford to Tonbridge

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Travelling by coach

Pre-booking for groups is advisable. Coach parties are asked to telephone the castle in advance of their arrival. Our forms are temporarily hosted on the Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council website.

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Looking at the castle along the river medway and across the bridge

Visit Tonbridge Castle

Address: Castle Street, Tonbridge, Kent TN9 1BG

Telephone: 01732 770929