Chessington is located perfectly for all international guests arriving into London’s main airports.
Whether Adventurer’s are hiring a car or making use of London’s transport network Chessington is right on London’s doorstep. Getting here is quick and easy from the country’s main airports; here is some information to help you plan your adventure.
Car hire is available in all London airports arrivals areas. We recommend that you contact your chosen company before you leave to make a prior reservation. Once you have your vehicle, we can be found using our postcode KT9 2NE on a navigational system.
If you are traveling though the centre of London please be aware of the London Congestion Charge or if you are traveling on the M25 over the Dartford Crossing (located to the east of London: between junction 31 and 1) please be aware of the Dart Charge.
There are plenty of car spaces available in our hotel car park right next to the resort. If staying at the hotel parking is free, otherwise if you are visiting on a day trip parking is £3. Car park tickets can be purchased online or during your visit.
Chessington World of Adventures Resort is located just a ten minute walk along Leatherhead Rd from Chessington South overground station (zone 6). The South West train service regularly leaves from London Waterloo.
More information about train travel is available at the official Transport for London website.
Phone lines are open Monday to Friday (9am-5pm), and Saturdays and Sundays (9am-3pm).
London Kings Cross St Pancras International & Stratford International Train Stations
For adventurer’s arriving on international train services, make your way to London Waterloo Station and board the South West train service to Chessington South. Single trip tickets can be purchased at London Waterloo, or purchase an oyster card for regular trips around London’s Transport system.
More information about train travel is available at the official Transport for London website
While taxis are available from all airports, the closest airports to the resort are either London Heathrow or London Gatwick airports.
Both are located approximately 20miles (32km) from Chessington World of Adventures. Please be aware that the ease and comfort of taxi travel also is the least cost effective means of transport around London.
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