Exbury Gardens Tickets, Annual Passes and Railways Tickets

Exbury gardens tickets for Spring seasonOne of our top things to do in the New Forest,  Exbury Gardens is a brilliant day out any time of the year. With stunning gardens, vibrant walks, and unique displays, it’s a place of tranquillity and inspiration.

Below, we’ve compiled the latest prices for Exbury Gardens Tickets, including how to get free and discounted entry. All ticket prices are correct as of 7th July 2022

Exbury Gardens Admission Tickets

With individual admission tickets you can choose to visit Exbury Gardens on a day that suits you. Whether you want to see the stunning spring colours, the dragonfly pond in the summer, or get that festive feeling in the Winter, you can pick the ideal day for you.

It is recommended that visitors book online or in advance, where possible. This helps with visitor numbers and ensures a quick and speedy entrance to the gardens.

Tickets are available with and without gift aid. If you are able to choose gift aid, you’ll be helping donate to the future running of the gardens.

Exbury Gardens in Autumn
A collection of trees situated around a pond.

With gift aid:

  • Adult (1st April — 30th June): £14.85
  • Adult (1st July — end of 2022 season): £12.10
  • Child (3-15 years): £5.50
  • Child (under 3): FREE

Without gift aid:

  • Adult (1st April — 30th June): £13.50
  • Adult (1st July — end of 2022 season): £11.00
  • Child (3-15 years): £5.50
  • Child (under 3): FREE

Tickets can be purchased here.

Steam railway tickets

In addition to the gardens, you can also purchase a ticket to ride the steam railway. This stunning attraction includes a replica Victorian station, railway shed, tunnel, bridge and a beautiful 1.5 mile journey through gardens that can’t be accessed on foot. It’s a great mini trip for all ages.

You’ll need an admission ticket to Exbury Gardens (see above) and a separate steam railway ticket. Prices for the steam railway are currently:

  • Adult: £5.50
  • Child (3-15 years): £5.00
  • Child (under 3): FREE

Friends of Exbury Membership

For the perfect gift for garden lovers, or to treat yourself and your family, consider joining as a friend of Exbury. You’ll get unlimited entry to the gardens for a year ensuring you can see all the wonderful changes at the gardens throughout the seasons. You’ll also get a host of other benefits including:

  • Friends of Exbury Gardens
    Exbury Gardens

    Ride the train for free

  • 10% off at food and drink outlets
  • 10% off in the gift shop
  • 10% off at the plant centre
  • Gardening tips via a monthly newsletter
  • Exclusive invitations to tours and talks
  • Discounted events

Friends of Exbury membership costs:

  • Adult: £50.00
  • Joint: £90.00
  • Two adult family (up to three children): £100.00
  • One adult family (up to three children): £60.00

Can I bring my dog?

Of course! Four legged friends can enter for free, and they can even ride the train if kept on a lead! In fact, if you visit on a “Devoted to Dogs” day you’ll actually get discounted entry if you bring your dog.

Group tickets

Discounts are available for large groups of 15 or more, including reduced cost tickets for entry and for the steam railway. These tickets must be pre booked via the group bookings page, with tickets as low as £9 for the gardens and £4 for the railway. Group catering and guided tours can also be booked.

Free tickets for RHS members

As a partner garden of the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) their members can get free access to Exbury Gardens in March, June and September. You can find more details on the RHS website.

Discover more about Exbury Gardens

To help plan your time at this attraction view our guide to days out at Exbury Gardens. From parking information, to details on the best time to visit, and the latest events, this page is full of useful information for your first or latest visit.

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