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.

Coming to the Festival for the first time this summer? Click here to read our beginners guide which tells you everything you need to know.

Plan your visit

What time should I Arrive?

Opening times vary, depending on the performance start time, please check the ‘Grounds open’ time on our Performance Schedule before you set off. You can find Box Office opening hours here.


E-tickets for performances and coach bookings will be emailed seven days before each visit (bookings made within seven days of a performance will be emailed immediately). E-tickets are sent as PDF attachments. For those who have requested printed tickets, these will be posted to you in advance of the performance.

Tickets are not required for dining, picnic tables and marquee reservations. Please just quote the booking name on your arrival.

Hospitality Packages & Private Dining

Create your perfect Glyndebourne experience with our hospitality packages and private dining options. Find out more here.

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