Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - Golden Tours

Entrance into The Making of Harry Potter with return transportation from London


Warner Bros. Studio Tour, The Great Hall, Golden Tours day tour from London

Marvel at the the incredible Great Hall

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter, provided by Golden Tours, is the most popular tour from Central London to go behind the scenes at the actual studio in Watford where the phenomenally successful Harry Potter films were made.


The studio tour is a walking tour of the huge number of fantastic wizarding sets, you know so well, including the Great Hall, Diagon Alley, Hogwarts Bridge and even the Platform 9 3/4 and the Hogwarts Express train!

 

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter Golden Tour Tickets

In addition you will see hundreds of costumes, props and animatronics that bring to life the incredible skill and effort involved in creating the much loved films.

 

You will receive an individual timed entry on arrival at the Warner Bros. Studio for your self-guided tour, including a minimum of 3.5 hours inside the studio. Including your coach journey, the tour duration is normally 7 hours subject to traffic.

 

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - Golden Tours, what to expect

 

In 2019 another new addition has arrived at the Harry Potter themed Studio, also their biggest expansion to date - Gringotts Bank.

 

10% off ticket price on select time slots from 1-30 November

During November, Golden Tours are offering a special discount on certain timeslots at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.

You can book these time slots from 16 October right through to 30 November, but your visit date must be in November.

As an example, with this offer you can visit in November and pay only £76.50 as an adult rather than the normal £85pp rate. Saving you £8.50!

 

The time slots that offer the 10% discount are as follow:

 

  • 12pm departure from London, 2pm entrance
  • 1pm departure from London, 3pm entrance
  • 2pm departure from London, 4pm entrance
  • 3pm departure from London, 5pm entrance
  • 4pm departure from London, 6pm entrance

Golden Tours - Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: Victoria or Kings Cross pick-up

  • Victoria offers the most departures with daily departures every hour from London Victoria and Baker Street

  • Kings Cross offers 3 departures per day, daily in 2020

  • On board screens show the first film: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

  • Entrance is included into Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter Victoria Golden Tour Tickets
Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter Kings Cross Golden Tour tickets

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - tour detail

The tour includes entry ticket, studio tour and return transportation to London. All tours operate on luxury coaches with air conditioning.

 

Tour days and times 2020

Golden Tours offer the most entrance times of all the tour companies - up to ten time slots per day from Victoria.

More options are available picking up from Kings Cross and Paddington.

The tour runs daily year round.

Pick-ups from Victoria, London are between 7.30am and 4pm, returning to London around 7 hours later.

Pick-ups from Kings Cross are from 8.45am and 11.15am.

 

Pick-up points for Warner Bros. Studio Tour at Victoria, London

There are 2 pick-up points in for the Victoria pick-up in London (the buses' return journeys drop at the same two points).

 

The main terminus is at Victoria, a major transport hub for central London - easy to get to from most of the major hotel districts in London. The departure behind is at a bus terminus immediately behind the railway station where the Underground Station is located too. Victoria Coach Station is opposite.

 

The second pick-up point is at Baker Street, again a strategic location with a major Underground station very close to Madame Tussauds. This is convenient if you are staying in a hotel district close to Hyde Park, Marble Arch or the St Pancras, Bloomsbury area.

 

Weasley's Home (Image courtesy of Golden Tours)

Weasley's House: with interactive features

The bus terminates at Victoria and picks-up at Baker Street on the way to the Warner Bros. Studio. Journey time is around 1 hour, depending on traffic conditions.


Full details of the pick-up points plus exact timetables can be found by clicking through on the banners below.

 

Pick-up points for Warner Bros. Studio Tour at Kings Cross, London

There are two-pick up points for the Kings Cross pick-up: Paddington and Kings Cross Station.

 

  • At Paddington you need to go to the Golden Tours Visitor Centre in Paddington.
  • The pick-up point for Kings Cross is at the station, on Pancras Road, Bus Stop T.

 

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - what to expect

The tour itself is a walking tour that on average takes around 3 to 3.5 hours.

 

The Making of Harry Potter is not a theme park and as such will not feature rides, or experiences of this nature. The attraction will give visitors the first chance to go behind the scenes of the actual sets of the Harry Potter film series.

 

Only a small part of the Studio Tour is guided so you can take the tour at your own pace. Some parts of the tour are interactive and can be touched, some sections can be viewed and not touched.

 

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - Golden Tours, what to expect

 

Gringotts Bank expansion 2019 at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London

New for 2019: Gringotts Bank

2019 New Gringotts Bank Expansion

The exhibition features the magnificent banking hall, with crystal chandeliers and the goblin tellers’ desks as we remember them from the films. The detail extends to piles of Galleons, Sickles, and Knuts. You can even marvel at the painstakingly hand-created prosthetic masks of the goblin bankers.


In addition to the banking hall, you’ll also see the Lestrange vault, including the Sword of Gryffindor and Helga Hufflepuff’s Cup, one of Voldemort’s Horcruxes.


The new exhibition is included with the normal entry ticket for The Making of Harry Potter.

 

You can find out about our experience of the new exhibition by reading our blog on the Gringotts Bank expansion.


Hogwarts in the snow 2019 at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London

Hogwarts in the snow

Hogwarts in the Snow. It is the season to be magical.

From 16 November 2019 till 26 January 2020 the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London becomes a magical winter wonderland guranteed to raise the spirits.


The Great Hall will be lined with Christmas trees, the tables dressed for seasonal feasts and the Yule Ball stage returns full of icicles and magical instruments.


You can learn how snow was created that never melts and see flames without fire. Iconic sets of the studio will be dressed for the festive season, culminating in the magnificent Hogwarts Castle itself dusted in snow. A perfect winter treat.

 


Buckbeak in Forbidden Forest at Warner Bros Studio Tour London (Image courtesy of Golden Tours)

Buckbeak in Forbidden Forest

Golden Tours pricing for Warner Bros. Studio Tour London 2020

1st Jan - 31 Jan 2020

Adults £85, children 5-15 yrs £80

 

1st Feb – 31st Mar 2020

Adults £89, children 5-15 yrs £84

 

1st Apr – 31st May 2020

Adults £99, children 5-15 yrs £94

 

1st Jun – 31st Aug 2020

Adults £99, children 5-15 yrs £94

 

1st Sep – 31st Dec 2020

Adults £89, children 5-15 yrs £84

 

Children under five are free to enter Warner Bros Studio Tour London, however a transportation charge of £30 per child is applicable for all 3-4 year olds for their seat on the bus. Infants of two or under do not need to pay a seat charge.

 

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter Golden Tour Tickets

 

Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter Kings Cross Golden Tour tickets

Already got the Studio tickets - just need the bus shuttle to get there?

If you have already purchased your Warner Bros. Studio Tour London tickets and are now just beginning to understand how far the Studios are from central London you can purchase transport only tickets to the Warner Bros. Studio.

 

Departure points are at Victoria and Baker Street or Paddington and Kings Cross Station in central London.


Warner Bros. Studio Tour London- The Making of Harry Potter bus shuttle from Victoria tickets only
Warner Bros. Studio Tour London- The Making of Harry Potter from Kings Cross bus transport only

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