How to get here
Richmond 1½ miles by footpath, 2 miles by road
on south bank of the Thames, west of A307, between Richmond and Kingston; Ham gate exit of Richmond Park, readily accessible from M3, M4 and M25
Parking: free, 400 yards (not National Trust)
Sat-Nav: directs to stables on Ham Street, carry straight on to car park
Thames Path passes main entrance. 1½ miles from Richmond, 3 miles from Kingston
seasonal foot/bike ferry across River Thames from Twickenham towpath (by Marble Hill House - English Heritage) to Ham House and Garden
TfL371 Richmond to Kingston, alight Ham Street by Royal Oak pub, then ½-mile walk (follow signposts). 65 Ealing Broadway to Kingston, alight Sandpits Road stop on Petersham Road by Ham Polo Ground, ¾-mile walk along historic avenues (both pass Richmond train station and Kingston train station) - 020 7222 1234
District Line Richmond 1½ miles by footpath, 2 miles by road
NCN4. Ferry access from Twickenham
Follow a trail and leave your car at home...
Why not walk or cycle from the station to Ham and leave the car at home? It's all part of the adventure and escaping from the hustle and bustle of daily life.
Visit our activities page to download a route.