Alnwick Castle - Admission Ticket

Alnwick Castle - Admission Ticket

Alnwick Castle - Best Price Tickets

Available to 26 October 2024

Get your tickets to Alnwick Castle today! 

Welcome to Alnwick Castle, a captivating destination that will transport you through centuries of history.

From the medieval architecture to the splendid State Rooms, Alnwick Castle is a treasure trove of fascinating stories and architectural wonders. Discover the secrets of its past, admire the stunning art collections, and imagine yourself in the shoes of the castle's former inhabitants. It's also been used the filming location for many famous films, including the Harry Potter series. 

With its timeless beauty, fascinating heritage and imaginative displays and events, Alnwick Castle offers a truly magical experience for all who visit.

3 Fountain Square,
London
SW1V 4BJ

How to find us

By car

Alnwick Castle is less than a mile off the A1 and is well signposted. The main castle car park is situated just off Denwick Lane (B1340), and the postcode for the car park is NE66 1YU.

A parking charge of £3 per vehicle applies for the day, and the car park is open from 9am during the castle open season.

Please note only card payments are currently accepted. 

By train

The East Coast mainline from London to Edinburgh stops at Alnmouth Station, which is four miles from Alnwick. A taxi or bus (X18 or X20) can be taken from Alnmouth Station (a journey of approximately 10 minutes).

By bus

There are bus stops and a bus station in the centre of Alnwick. 

The X15, X18 and X20 buses all run from Newcastle, departing from and via the city's Haymarket bus station. It is approximately a five minute walk to the castle from the bus station. 

  • Courtyard Café
  • Stables Fryery
  • Toilets
  • Paid parking

People also ask:

Are dogs allowed in the castle?

  • Dogs are not allowed, except for guide, hearing or registered assistance dogs, including those in training. Please bring the dog’s official identification book with you.

What will happen to my booking if it rains? 

  • There is no rainy day policy at Alnwick Castle. Please be aware that much of Alnwick Castle is outdoors and so when it rains this means that indoor areas will become busy.  
Am I allowed to take photographs at the castle?
  • You are very welcome to take photographs and video of your visit for personal use only within the grounds of the castle. 
  • Please be aware that the use of drones, and photography within the castle State Rooms are not permitted.

Can I smoke or vape at the castle?

  • Alnwick Castle is a no smoking and no vaping zone. Anyone wishing to smoke or vape will need to leave the castle grounds to do so. Please ensure you have your castle ticket to hand to show on re-entry.

Is Alnwick Castle accessible for disabled visitors? 

  • Unfortunately, due to the historic nature of the castle and its grounds, disabled access is limited in some areas.

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