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​If you're planning a visit to West Ham Park, there's a vast range of things to do and things to see, and many of them are free! 

Discover the splendour and horticultural delights of the Ornamental Gardens, have fun in our playground and paddling pool, play football or cricket - or just watch our wildlife. There really is something for everyone!

Getting to West Ham Park

We can easily be reached by public transport or on foot. For the most up to date travel you could use the Transport for London journey planner. 

There are seven entrances to the park all of which are wheelchair accessible. 

By tube and train

The following stations serve the Park:

  • Abbey Road (DLR)
  • Forest Gate (TfL Rail)
  • ​Plaistow (District Line)
  • Upton Park (District Line)
  • Stratford (Central Line, Jubilee Line, DLR and National Rail)
  • Wanstead Park (London Overground)
  • West Ham (Jubilee Line)
  • Woodgrange Park (London Overground)

By bus

The following bus routes call near the Park:

  • 104
  • 238
  • 325
  • 678

By car

No parking available. There is limited street parking in the surrounding area.

Closure due to high winds

If wind speeds are forecast to be 40mph or above, the Park may need to be closed for safety reasons and at short notice. We will update X with any planned closures wherever possible.  

Finding your way around the Park

Find your way around the Park with what3words. What3words uses short 3 word addresses to help direct you to pinpoint locations where street addresses and postcodes don't work so well.

Place what3words address
Toilets ///hired.flesh.awake
Ornamental gardens ///weep.among.enjoy
Playground ///mobile.flags.scout
Football Pitch 1 and running track ///letter.chin.system
Football Pitch 2 ///speak.crash.than
Sports changing rooms ///thick.doing.award
Outdoor gym ///hulk.snaps.year
Tennis courts ///gender.moods.lost
South Gate ///drum.slide.regime
Linden Gate ///covers.means.rots
Country Gate ///
Margery Gate ///ruins.pens.fakes
Nursery Gate ///moves.prefer.view
Main Gate ///crunch.code.grass
Portway Gate ///evenly.quite.ticket
Bandstand ///float.mice.marker
Office ///trying.pool.terms
Linden Wildlife Garden ///became.rate.pots
Wildlife Education Garden and Pond ///lions.dock.submit