By Car The New Forest is approximately one and a half hours drive from London. The M27 motorway runs from the M3 directly out of London. Lyndhurst is 5 miles from Junction 1 of the M27 and Brockenhurst is about 10 minutes drive.
By Rail There is a mainline station at Brockenhurst which connects to London Waterloo via Southampton. The line at Brockenhurst splits with the mainline continuing to Bournemouth, and another smaller line travelling towards Lymington.