Last Minute Christmas Market Holidays
Winchester Christmas Market 17 November - 20 December
Winchester Cathedral's Christmas Market is recognised as one of the best Christmas Markets in Europe because of its unique location, high-quality exhibitors and bustling festive atmosphere. Wonderful Christmas gifts, decorations and festive foods can be found in abundance, with a delightful food court, crafts village and over 100 chalets to explore. Mince pies, mulled wine and German Bratwursts are available to enjoy for the full Christmas experience!
Sunday - Wednesday, 10.30am - 6.30pm
Thursday - Saturday, 10.30am - 8.00pm
Winchester is the perfect Christmas market touring hotspot with trains direct to Southampton, Portsmouth and London where they all have more fantastic Christmas markets. With these larger cities being swarmed with Christmas shoppers, Winchester is the quieter alternative for a traditional festive holiday but with easy access to the other Christmas markets.
Train Journeys from Winchester to other Christmas Markets
Winchester to Southampton - 18 - 28 minute journey, leaves every 20 minutes
Winchester to Portsmouth - 40 minute journey, leaves every 60 minutes
Winchester to Waterloo, London - 1 hour journey, regular trains. Hop on tube to Knightsbridge station to reach Hyde Park