Getting here

Getting to the War and Peace Show at the Hop Farm is easy. Here’s how…

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Where is the Hop Farm?

We’re just 40 miles from central London, with plenty of great transport links.

The address is: The Hop Farm, Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6PY


Travelling by car

You can find us on the A228 near Paddock Wood, Kent.

Follow the brown tourist signs from junction 4 of the M20 or junction 5 of the M25 onto the A21 South.

There is car parking for visitors on site – please follow instructions from officials on arrival.

Note the War and Peace Show takes no responsibility for damage or loss to vehicles and their contents parked on site.

Travelling by train

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.

Travelling by taxi

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. for more information.

Travelling by bus

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.

Travelling by sea

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,

email quoting account number – 65791.

Tel: +44 (0)1304 874001