What to expect

Your visit and dining

Everything you need to know for your visit to Glyndebourne – including dining, what to wear, how to get here and where to stay.

Visit Glyndebourne and you’ll make memories to last a lifetime.
With the impact of COVID-19, there will be a few changes this year so we recommend you review the information below before your visit, and we’re confident that none of the adaptations we’ve made this year will detract from your enjoyment of the full Glyndebourne experience.

Opening times

Box Office

The Box Office is open for calls, Monday–Friday (excluding bank holidays) on +44(0)1273 815000. The Box Office is also open on Saturdays and Sundays during the Festival and on Glyndebourne performance days during the Tour. For opening hours please click here.


The Glyndebourne gardens, Shop, and Deli are open to ticket holders before the performance. As opening times vary, we include information either on your ticket or on a separate flyer within your ticket wallet. Alternatively, please check the performance schedule.


During the Tour, the gardens, Shop and Deli open two hours prior to the start of matinee performances, and two and a half hours prior to the start of an evening performance. (Please note the opening of the Deli is weather and light dependent).

Useful information

Coming to Glyndebourne Festival for the first time? Read our beginner’s guide.

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