Where is the Hop Farm Family Park?
We’re just 40 miles from central London, with plenty of great transport links. Our address is: The Hop Farm, Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6PY
How to find us by car
You can find us on the A228 near Paddock Wood, Kent with plenty of parking.
Follow the brown tourist signs from junction 4 of the M20 or junction 5 of the M25 onto the A21 South. You will spot our iconic Kentish Oasts as the family park comes in to view.
Please note the Hop Farm isn’t responsible for damage or loss to vehicles and their contents that are either parked in the Main Car Park or event fields for events taking place at the Hop Farm.
Driving From Approximate time
Maidstone 1/4 hour
Tonbridge 1/4 hour
Tunbridge Wells 1/4 hour
Sevenoaks 1/2 hour
Hastings 3/4 hour
Bromley 1 hour
Brighton 1 hour
London (3/4 hour by train) 11/4 hours
Gatwick 1 hour
France (best use a train) 1 1/2 hours
If you want to catch the train, our closest station is Paddock Wood. Book a Streamline taxi (see below) to be transported to The Hop Farm from the industrial side of the station or catch the bus which drops off at The Hop Farm.
Travel by train with Southeastern.
You can buy train tickets online or visit www.southeasternrailway.co.uk for more information.
If you live in or around Kent, or arrive at our nearest mainline train station, Paddock Wood, grab a cab from our local taxi firm Streamline. http://www.streamline.travel/ for more information.
If you want to catch the bus from Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge and Maidstone, the number 6 takes you right to our door, and it runs every hour (Monday to Saturday only). Please call Arriva on 0871 2002233 for times and details.
A Shuttle Bus will be running throughout the show days from Paddock Wood Train Station to the Hop Farm. The timings are as follows: Buses run from Paddock Wood Train Station from 08:30am and the last bus leaves the Hop Farm at 18:00pm daily* This service is absolutely FREE
You can use our partnership link with DFDS to get the ferry across to the UK.
War and Peace – DFDS special ferry rate
As in previous years, bookings cannot be made online but must be made via the telephone,
fax or email quoting account number – 65791.
Tel: +44 (0)1304 874001
Fax: +44 (0)1304 874040
More information can be found DFDS Seaways
*Shuttle Bus applies to show days only.