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Parking and location

Parking and location

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Dinton Pastures is an oasis of woodland, meadow and lakes in the midst of the most urbanised part of the Thames Valley. Easily accessible for both visitors and local residents with nearby public transport and motorway links.

Public transport

The nearest train station is Winnersh, which is serviced by South West Trains and Great Western Railway. The latest train travel information is available from National Rail Enquiries.


The country park is on the Thames Buses routes 128, 129 and the nearest stop is opposite the main entrance. The current bus timetables are available from Thames Buses.


You can get information about planning your journey to the country park at the My Journey Wokingham website. This great resource has more information on cycle routes, walking maps and public transport timetables.


Driving to us

The Country Park is well sign posted and easily accessible from the A329M, M4 and A4. Less than thirty minutes drive from Maidenhead, Slough, Henley, Reading, Wokingham and Bracknell. Enter RG10 0TH into your sat nav or favourite mapping service.



Car parking charges apply from 6am-10pm daily. Pay and display tickets are available from the car park ticket machines. 

The yellow main entrance gates automatically open at 6:45am and closes at 9pm. Please note that our smaller car parks and overflow areas have different opening and closing times. Please take note of the signage as you enter the car parking areas.  

Car parks are open only from and to the advertised time on site. If the gates are open after these times, don't assume they will stay open. Your car could get locked and there would be a penalty charge to unlock it.

We have six car parks spread out around the multiple entrances to the park. We charge a car parking fee which helps to contribute to the maintenance of the country park and other nature reserves around Wokingham borough.


You can also use our phone and online payment service to pay car parking charges using our debit or credit card. Call 020 304 60060 from your UK mobile and follow the verbal instructions. You'll need our location code (23817), your payment card details and your car registration. We recommend registering first on the RingGo website. Smartphone users may also download the app from the RingGo website. 


Car parking charges

Up to and including 4 hours: £1.70 per hour

Over 4 hours: £6.80 flat rate 

£91.30 to unlock the gates


£18.30 flat rate per day (all year)


Blue Badge Holders and Motorcycles

Free of charge

Blue Badge Holders must clearly and correctly display their blue badge to quantify for free parking within the car parks. 


Parking season tickets

Regular visitors to the country park are highly encouraged to purchase a car park season ticket. These are great value with visitors needing to visit just two hours a week to save money. Season tickets are available to purchase via the Wokingham Borough Council website, we are unable to issue or renew season tickets at Dinton Pastures. 

Concessionary rate applies to those claiming State pension, and on application for the parking season ticket will have to prove eligibility and provide evidence such as a pension number. 


Standard 6 months: £91.00

Standard 12 months: £171.00

Concessionary 6 months: £63.50

Concessionary 12 months: £128.00


To apply for a season ticket, complete the online form where you will need to log in with your Wokingham Borough Council profile, or create a profile to do so. 


Nearby amenities

We're just a 10 minutes drive from Winnersh, Twyford, Woodley and Hurst, where you can pick up food for a picnic and other essentials.


There are a number of family orientated pubs in the area and the park is home to the Berkshire Museum of Aviation. The Trip Advisor website is full of great suggestions of other things to do in the local area. Don't forget to visit our Cafés as well.