Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway, Summer Lane, Exbury, Southampton SO45 1AZ


By Car

Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway is roughly 20 minutes from the M27 by car. Junctions 2 and 3 of the M27 will bring you to the A326, from where brown and white tourism signs will guide you to the gardens from the heath roundabout – the entrance to the New Forest.

Exbury boasts a very large car and coach park which is free to visitors.


By Train

Both Southern Rail and South Western Railway have routes that stop at stations close to Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway.

The closest train station to Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway is Brockenhurst, which is approximately 10 miles from Exbury. Visitors can either get a taxi from the station or take the New Forest Open Top Bus Tour which stops at Exbury 7 times per day during the summer months.

Visitors are also able to take the train to Southampton Central and then take the passenger ferry to Hythe, which is approximately 6 miles from Exbury. 


By Bus

During the summer months New Forest Open Top Bus Tours circles the national park daily. The green route calls at Exbury Gardens & Steam Railway 7 times per day.

Green route