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Did you know that one of the most popular searches for days out in the UK is Warwick Castle? This brilliant attraction is located in Warwickshire and hosts a fleet of exciting events throughout the year. Day-to-day you can expect a wide range of fun and thrilling activities while also learning about fascinating medieval history. You can even stop over in a Knight’s VillageUK Staycation ALERT! So without further ado, let’s get into the different types of Warwick Castle Tickets available!

Warwick Castle FAQs

Generally, how much are the tickets (price range)?

For one-day entry price Warwick Castle advertise £23 per adult online. Our tickets start from £18.

What time does it open?

Warwick Castle is open everyday from 10:00 – 16:00.

How far is it from nearest city?

The closest cities are Coventry (20 minutes by car) and Birmingham (50 minutes by car).

What is close to Warwick Castle?


The Mill Garden (0.8 miles away) – 55 Mill Street, Warwick CV34 4HB England

St John’s House Museum (0.8 miles) – Warwick. Warwickshire. CV34 4NF. England

Children’s Play Village (1.4 miles) – Hampton Road. Budbrooke. Warwick. Warwickshire. CV35 8HA.England


Castle Limes Hotel (0.3 miles away) – 2-4 Coventry Road, Warwick CV34 4LJ, England.

Holiday Inn Express Warwick (1.7 miles away) – Stratford Road. M40 Jct.15. Warwick. CV34 6TW. England

Mallory Court Hotel (2.8 miles away) – Harbury Lane. Leamington Spa. CV33 9QB. England.

What age is best for Warwick Castle?

Children aged 3 years under are allowed into the castle for free however, we think the best age suitability for kids is 3+. Pushchairs aren’t suitable at Warwick Castle as there are narrow doorways and steep steps across different exhibits. There are lots of great attractions for small children to join in with like the horrible Histories Maze and the Ticking Time Tower.

Attractions like Warwick Castle Dungeons are for kids aged 10+ years.

How much money should I budget for the trip?

Depending on your ticket type, everyone will budget differently. If you have paid for the one day entry ticket, prepare for extra costs like food & drink and the Dungeons. The Castle Dungeon costs £8pp but £5pp if you are an annual pass holder. If you want to cut costs on food & drink you’ll be happy to know there are lots of benches and stretches of grass to have a picnic on.

A Breakdown of ticket types available in the UK…

One Day Entry Tickets

If you plan on spending just one day at Warwick Castle then the Day Admission Ticket is for you!

Check out the medieval battlements from the top of the Warwick Castle tower itself. Explore the historic castle and grounds and castle dungeons – here you’ll unearth gruesome history. Head over to the bird of prey displays and even get the chance to meet some of these magnificently awesome birds! Sharpen your eye and stabilise your stance as you have a go at the archery activity. Marvel at the full scale Trebuchet or wander into the Peacock Garden.

Your ticket will include:

  • One day admission ticket
  • Access to live entertainment

Admission Prices:

Individual ticket (3+ years old): From £18

Carer: Free

Child under 3 year old: Free


Short Break Tickets

Warwick Castle breaks are by far some of the best family staycations on offer in the UK. There are multiple types of accomodations to choose from too. Sleep under the stars in a medieval-themed glamping tent in the Warwick Castle Medieval Glamping Experience or enter the Knights Village and stop over in the luxury lodges, fit for a King or Queen!

Alongside your castle entry you can enjoy evening entertainment and dine out in the Knight’s Village Restaurant. You will get parking and unlimited wifi included in your stay too, as well as a complimentary breakfast!

Woodland Lodges & Knights include…

There are twenty-four standard Woodland lodges and four larger Knight’s lodges to choose from! Woodland Lodges sleep up to four people and knight’s lodges sleep up to 7. There are single beds and double beds available as well as room for travel cot in the Knights Lodges. With kitchen facilities too, you’ll feel right at home in your new leafy destination.

  • An unforgettable overnight stay within the castle grounds
  • One-day Warwick Castle entry tickets
  • Additional themed evening entertainment
  • Complimentary cooked or continental breakfast
  • Car parking
  • Unlimited WiFi
  • Discounted second-day entry tickets

Caesar’s Tower Suites includes

Ever wanted to recreate the story of Rapunzel? Sleepover in the tallest tower at Warwick Castle in the ultimate castle experience. This private chamber is fit for Kings, Queens and of course knights. These exclusive suites are hidden within the castle’s 14th century tower and offer a VIP experience for you and your little ones.

  • An exclusive overnight stay inside the castle
  • One-day Warwick Castle entry tickets
  • Concierge service and champagne on arrival
  • Complimentary breakfast in a stateroom
  • A private tour of the castle
  • A Privilege Card offering 20% discount in food outlets
  • Afternoon Tea in The Conservatory Tea House
  • Priority parking and unlimited WiFi

Warwick Glamping Tent includes…

Home to thirty-one standard Warwick tents and six larger King’s tents. Each tent sleeps up to four people. Pick from traditional four post beds or single beds. Enjoy outdoor canopy tables and chairs while you natter the night away!

  • An unforgettable overnight stay within the castle grounds
  • One-day Warwick Castle entry tickets
  • Additional themed evening entertainment
  • Complimentary cooked or continental breakfast
  • Car parking
  • Unlimited WiFi
  • Discounted second-day entry tickets

Warwick Castle Annual Passes

Choose from two types of annual passes, the Silver Pass and the Gold Pass. The key differences between the two annual passes is that the Gold Pass gives you the added extras of Half price Castle Dungeon entry and FREE car parking.

Both passes offer…

  • Access to the castle grounds, attractions, and live shows
  • Enjoy discounts on short breaks and evening events
  • Exclusive access to special offers and news

Pre-booking Passholder Tickets

All Annual Passholders will need to pre-book tickets before heading to Warwick Castle. This is to ensure the Castle team can manage the capacity at the Resort and keep all of their guests safe.

Group Tickets

Planning a group trip to Warwick Castle? Group trips = discounted rates! Groups must be up to 15 or more people to get group ticket prices.

Group ticket includes…

  • For groups of 15 or more people
  • Access to castle, grounds and attractions
  • Pre-book only

Student Tickets

Students can get discounted ticket prices via the app Student Beans. These discounted tickets are valid on selected dates so please always check website before pre-booking.

Epic Event Days

EXCITING CASTLE NEWS! This Summer 2022, The Dragon Slayer event is on! This spectacular evening event is the ultimate immersive experience! Follow the Legendary Guy of Warwick on his medieval quest. Watch the story unfold with gripping storytelling, mesmerising light projections, and battle sound effects. With breathtaking theatrical performances, too, the castle will bring it’s magical history to life.

This event runs from the 12th – 13th August 2022 & 15th – 21st August 2022.

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Ticket FAQs

You can find all the answers to your FAQs from the musement page. https://www.musement.com/uk/warwick/warwick-castle-tickets-4054/

How do I get there?

Directions For Your Car Journey

The Castle is well signposted, and less than two miles from junction 15 of the M40.

The Warwick Castle address is: Warwick Castle, Stratford Road/West Street (adjacent to 113 West Street), Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 6AH (for standard parking at £6 for the day).

Travelling By Car

If you are travelling with your via car you will want to know directions, car parks & car park fees.

at Warwick Castle there is parking suitable for cars, under 12 seater minibuses, motorbikes and disabled parking. There also 3 car parks to choose from:

  • Stables Car Park (CV34 4QU)
    Off Castle Lane. Express parking – next to Admissions.    £10.00
  • Stratford Road Car Park (CV34 6AH) 
    Off Stratford Road. Standard parking – 5 – 10 minute walk from Admissions.    £6.00
  • Stratford Road Car Park – Field (CV34 6AH)
    Standard parking – 15 – 20 minute walk from Admissions.    £6.00

If you have a Warwick GOLD Pass, Warwick Premium Pass, Gold Merlin Annual Pass or a Platinum Merlin Annual Pass, you will receive free parking in the Stratford Road car park.

Travelling By Train:

Warwick Station is approximately one mile from the Castle. A direct service into London Marylebone (1 hour 45 minutes) or Birmingham Snow Hill is available.

For information visit London North Western Railway, Chiltern Railway & The Train Line.

Travelling By Bus

Warwick Castle Resort is served by Stagecoach Bus routes. For more information and to plan your journey please visit here.

‘Must-sees’ At Warwick Castle

Did you know Warwick Castle hosts the the UK’s largest birds of prey show? The Falconer’s Quest is a truly unmissable attraction which you and your family HAVE to go to! There 60 elegant and mighty birds in total from Ernie the Verreaux’s Eagle Owl, Barty the Bearded Vulture, Wolf the Harris Hawk, Oscar the Barn Owl, Flash the Peregrine Falcon and so many more magnificent species! You can watch the fastest birds race through the sky or be dazzled by the aerial acrobatics display.

There are also magical live performances run throughout the year alongside The Falconer’s Quest like The Bowman, Zog Live Show, War of The Roses Live, The Princess in the Tower and loads more! The War of The Roses Live is a phenomenal show packed full of jousting, cheering, fearless jesters and of course horses!

Warwick Castle host lots of great special events throughout the Summer like The Dragon Slayer, Midsummer carnival, Sundown Spectacular and the biggest Summer in History. The castle also hosts spooktacular events in halloween and heart-warming events in Winter like Christmas at the Castle. Warwick Castle partner up with other events showcasing concerts for the shiniest of stars the like Michael Buble! Watch out for epic cinema nights too. All of these events are ticketed separately ot castle entry.

We hope you’ve found this article super informative and helpful for when you plan your next day out at Warwick Castle. For more theme park articles head to our hub! If you want learn more about theme park holidays or want to find other fun things to do with the family, make sure to check out our travel page.