New Forest Wildlife Park, Deerleap Lane, Longdown, Nr Ashurst, Southampton, SO40 4UH
Sat Nav – Please put our address into your sat nav as using the postcode only may take you on a less direct route.
We are situated off the A35 between Southampton and Lyndhurst.
From the motorway system leave the M27 at Junction 3 onto M271 to Southampton and the Docks. Turn right at the end of the short M271 onto the A35 in the direction of Lyndhurst. Follow A35 for about 1.5 miles and look for brown tourist to New Forest Wildlife Park signs directing left into Deerleap Lane.
From Lyndhurst follow A35 towards Southampton. After Ashurst village turn right into Deerleap Lane following brown tourist signs to New Forest Wildlife Park. Continue past Dairy Farm to New Forest Wildlife Park on the left.
Using Public Transport
Totton rail station is approx 55 minute walk to New Forest Wildlife Park. There is a taxi rank at station.
Ashurst rail station( approx 2 miles) trains from London and Poole arrive at 40 mins past the hour in both directions.
On arrival at Ashurst there's choice of easy ways to reach us. www.nationalrail.co.uk
Taxi - for an easy life from Ashurst a taxi costs approx £5-£7. Book a taxi on freephone 0800 521 520 (Totton & Waterside Cabs) or contact us for more assistance.
The Bluestar 6 bus runs between Southampton and Lymington stopping at Ashurst - hourly Monday to Saturday and 2 hourly on Sunday. www.bluestar.co.uk
Bus and train travel - walk from Ashurst
Blue Star No 6. Exit train station cross A35 to No 6 the bus stop. Take No 6 to the next stop on the A35 get off at the small supermarket and stay on this road. Walk until you come to brown signs directing you right into Deerleap Lane. Deerleap Lane is a country lane without pavements.
New Forest Tour Bus - Now finished for the 2019 season
The New Forest Tour Bus to the New Forest Wildlife Park has now stopped for the season and will be returning Summer 2020. The open top’s Red Route runs a circular, hourly, seven days a week route to the Wildlife Park (July to Early September). You can catch it from Ashurst, Lyndhurst, Burley, Ringwood or Fordingbridge or link up via the blue or green routes from Brockenhurst, Lymington, Hythe and New Milton. Book online for 10% off your Tour ticket at www.thenewforesttour.info
Please note the last bus of the day from NFWP is 16.49pm.
Show your valid New Forest Tour bus ticket for a 20% discount off entry to New Forest Wildlife Park.
We are lucky enough to be next to the Forest cycle network.