Heyford Wharf


Type:Heritage / Visitor Centre

Heyford Wharf, Station Road, Lower Heyford, Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX25 5PD

Tel: 01869 340348

Heyford Wharf


Just 20 minutes from Banbury or Oxford takes you to the idyllic Heyford Wharf with its convenient rail station alongside. Our 200 year old working boatyard offers a village shop, gifts, bistro cafe, dayhire and holiday boats, and cycle hire. Nearby there is excellent walking, Rousham House and a friendly village pub.

Open 9am - 5pm March - October 7 days a week
(9am - 4pm November to Feb)

Free admission.
Day boats for hire from £110 per day/ 10 people. Pre booking required.

Book Tickets



  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • Catering Provided
  • Food Shop on site
  • Full liquor licence
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Babes in Arms
  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Outdoor children’s play area

Establishment Features

  • Beer Garden
  • Dogs welcome
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Marquee Space Available
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement
  • Stag and hen parties welcome
  • Team / Corporate Activities

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • Railway station within walking distance
  • Secure cycle parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Solo
  • Visa

Provider Preferences

  • Countryside Setting

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome


Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M40/J10 take the B430 to Middleton Stoney. At the Middleton Stoney traffic lights turn right onto B4030 and follow to Lower Heyford. At crossroads in Lower Heyford turn left down hill for 0.5miles - boatyard is on the right before the railway bridge. PLease use our boatyard or free rail station carpark.

Public Transport Directions

Heyford railway station is directly opposite and is connected by regular services from London, Oxford, Reading and Banbury on Monday to Saturday. Summer Sunday services also available.

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