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Your Visit

What you need to know!

Margam Country Park is open all year round so you will always find something to make the visit worth while whatever the season.
Park Admission and Opening Hours:- 
Entry to the park is free, charges for parking apply. Car £5.60, Minibus £9.80, Coach £19.30.

Prior to your visit, please check that the date of your visit does not coincide with a special event being held at the Park, for which separate charges apply. Please note that on Bank Holidays there is a charge ranging from £4.00-£8.50 per adult and £3.00-£6.50 per child depending on the event. You can always purchase an annual Car Parking Season Ticket which are great value for money.

Please note that Sunday 29th July is a special event day - Jurassic Dinosaurs in the Park II. Season Tickets are not valid for this day. Entry is for the event only. 

Spring Summer Season (24th March 2018 - 2nd September 2018)

  • Open Daily from 10am to 5.00pm
  • Childrens Village open Daily 10 am- 5.00pm. 
  • Margam Park Train runs daily.
  • Park Gift Shop open 11.00-5.00
  • Electric Trampers and Wheelchairs available
  • Free Visitor and Events Guide
  • Charlotte’s Pantry Café opening times vary, please enquire at cabin.
  • Free Entry - Car Parking £TBC  (On Special event days an entry fee will apply).  For facilities, please check opening times on arrival.

Autumn Winter Season (3rd September 2018 - 231st March 2019):-

Parkland and gardens open for walks. Pop to spot the animals on the farm trail or go for a swing in the adventure playground!

  • Open Daily from 10am to 4.30pm (Please note from 1st November to early Jan-  Monday & Tuesdays open 1.00pm - 4.30pm.)
  • Childrens Village open Daily 10 am- 3.30pm. the Houses open at weekends and during NPTCBC school holidays.
  •  Margam Park Train runs at weekends during September and is them Closed Autumn Winter Season
  • Electric Trampers (at present out of service) and Wheelchairs available
  • Free Visitor and Events Guide
  • Charlotte’s Pantry & Discovery Centre Cafés opening times vary, please enquire at cabin
  • Free Entry - Car Parking £5.40 (On Special event days an entry fee will apply).  For facilities, please check opening times on arrival.


Facilities & Access

 ‌Disabled Parking

Parking is available to disabled badge holders at both the Orangery car park and the Castle.

Mobility & Access

We have wheelchairs and an electric tramper buggy available to help visitors explore the park.  Please contact us for availability


Travel Information

By Car

Margam Country Park is located a short drive from the M4; exit at Junction 38 and follow the brown tourist signs to Margam Country Park.

If you are travelling using a sat nav system, please use the postcode  SA13 2TJ 

By Train

Frequent Great Western trains link London Paddington, Reading, Swindon and Bristol Parkway (connections from north east England and Midlands) with Port Talbot.

By Bus

Bus X1 runs from outside Port Talbot train station; taxis also available at station. 
By Coach: The closest coach station when arriving by coach is within the Port Talbot bus station. It is then easy to catch either the First Cymru X1 or X4 bus which will drop to at the main road entrance to the park.