Chelsea Flower Show
Enjoy a splendid day out at the world-famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016. Tickets are now on sale.
RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2016
Updated: 30 March 2016
The world-famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show returns to Chelsea’s Royal Hospital during May 2016.
The RHS Chelsea Flower Show will take place from 24 to 28 May 2016. Visitors to the Chelsea Flower Show will be stunned by the allotments, flower shows and gardens as it one of the top events in the horticultural calendar.
Along with the flowers, an extensive range of food and drinks will be available from a number of restaurants including food courts and champagne lounge.
How to get to Chelsea Flower Show
The event can be reached by tube, rail, bus or car. Sloane Square tube station (on the District and Circle Lines) is a 10 minute walk from the showground. For satnav searches, please type in the following RHS Chelsea Flower Show post code: SW3 4SR. The full address is Royal Hospital Chelsea, London SW3 4SR.
The nearest train station is London Victoria, and London General operates a shuttle bus service from a number of stops to the showground from 7am to 8pm each day (finishes at 7.20pm on Saturday).
Shuttle Buses pick up from Buckingham Palace Road (stop Z5) and Chelsea Bridge Road (temporary stop) and drop off at Royal Hospital Road (stop U).
Shuttle Buses will pick up and drop off from Chelsea Embankment North Side (west of Ambulance Gate) and Buckingham Palace Road (stop 11).
Bus numbers 11, 137, 211, 360 and 452 stop closest to the showground while bus numbers 19, 22, 319 and C1 stop at Sloane Square.
Chelsea Flower Show parking
Public parking, including for blue badge holders, is available in Battersea Park. Tickets for parking can be bought ahead of the event. Battersea Park is located outside the Transport for London congestion zone and is approximately 20 minutes’ walk from the show. Alternatively, a park & ride service is available; buses, including a mobility bus, operate at frequent intervals between Battersea Park and the showground’s Bull Ring Gate entrance.
Chelsea Flower Show restaurants, cafés and bars
There are a number of dining options for attendees of the Chelsea Flower Show, including champagne bars, restaurants, Chelsea Graze & Creek Food Court and Plateau Picnic Area.
The Rock Bank Restaurant offers breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can choose from English a la Carte menu, wines and coffees. Rock Bank Restaurant is open from 11:30am until 6:30pm daily. Bookings can be made.
The Laurent-Perrier Champagne Lounge is a champagne bar which offers sharing platters and bar snacks while Seafood & Champagne Restaurant offers views across the bandstand and serves seafood favourites and champagne.