The nearest train station to Kew Gardens is Kew Gardens Rail station which can be reached from Richmond, however often, Kew Bridge Rail Station is more convenient with a direct service from London Waterloo. From Kew Bridge station it is a 10-minute walk to Kew Gardens. Parking in the area around Kew Gardens is very limited so taking the train there is highly recommended. Kew Gardens is 10 miles from central London, located in Zone 3, and is adjacent to the River Thames.

Visit the Kew Royal Botanic Gardens official website for opening information.

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About Kew Gardens

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (also informally referred to as Kew Gardens) is a non-departmental public body in the United Kingdom sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. An internationally important botanical research and education institution, it employs 750 staff.

Departures and arrivals from Kew Gardens

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to GunnersburyLondon Underground05:34On time
to GunnersburyLondon Underground05:36On time
to GunnersburyLondon Underground05:50On time
to GunnersburyLondon Underground05:532Scheduled
to Stratford (London)London Overground06:01On time
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from Richmond (London)London Underground05:34On time
from Earl's CourtLondon Underground05:36On time
from Earl's CourtLondon Underground05:50On time
from GunnersburyLondon Underground05:532Scheduled
from Richmond (London)London Overground06:01On time

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