This charming town features traditional Kentish architecture, with vibrant shopping, architectural treasures and tempting places to eat and drink.

National Trust Knole is located in the heart of Sevenoaks and is considered to be one of the most impressive stately homes in the country.

National Trust Knole, Sevenoaks along the Darent Valley Line
Photo: National Trust

Inside you can learn about over 400 years of fascinating history before heading outdoors into a 1000-acre park dotted with gnarled trees and hears of wild deer. Be sure to stop off at the Brewhouse Café for some homemade treats before heading back into town.

From Sevenoaks railway station you can take the picturesque journey along the beautiful Darent Valley railway.

Extend you visit as you explore Sevenoaks as part of our awe-inspiring architecture itinerary.

Getting to Sevenoaks by train
Catch a direct Southeastern train from London Bridge (25min), or Thameslink service from London Blackfriars (1hr 15). Other direct connections include Folkestone (1hr 10) and Hastings (1hr 10).

Accessibility at Sevenoaks Railway Station

Step-free access is available to booking hall via steep ramp or lift. Step-free access is available to all platforms via lift. A staff-operated ramp is required for step-free access between train and platform at this station. For more information and to book passenger assistance for your journey visit Thameslink assisted travel website.
For more station facilities please see Sevenoaks Station website.

Accessibility assitance at the station. Photo: GTR
Photo: GTR

Ways to save

You can often save money on your train tickets by booking them in advance. Look out for Super Off Peak and Off Peak tickets, offering great value for money when traveling outside peak times. Tickets can be purchased online from Thameslink or at the station. Consider buying a railcard (Senior, 16-25, Family & Friends, Disabled Persons, Two Together), to save 34% for most journeys.

Save money with 2 for 1 Days Out Guide. Download and print your vouchers from the Days Out Guide website, travel by train and show your voucher and train tickets when you arrive to get 2 for 1 entry into some of Britain's most favoured attractions.

To make your days out as enjoyable as possible, we encourage you to plan your trip in advance and check for disruptions before you start your journey. Visit our travel safe page to see what you can do to make planning easy.

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