The 149th Open at Royal St George’s

From 12th - 19th July 2020 Royal St George's Golf Club, Sandwich will play host to the golf's original championship, The Open. 

Whether you're excitedly seeking out tickets, looking for the perfect accommodation in Kent where you can rest your head, or desperately searching for ideas for days out to keep the family smiling next summer, our guide will provide all you need in the run up to the 149th Championship

Ticket information

To stay up to date about ticket sales and priority access for the 149th Open, register your interest in tickets with The R&A for all the latest news and updates. 

Ticket information


Getting there

You can reach the town of Sandwich easily by rail with Southeastern, just 90 minutes from St Pancras International London station, 50 minutes from Ashford International and just over 50 minutes from Canterbury. You can reach Sandwich station by foot from Royal St George's in 30 minutes. 

Sandwich is within easy reach of the Dover Ferry Terminal, just a 22 minute drive via the A256 and 35 minutes from the Eurotunnel terminal via the A20. 

If you're travelling by air, Sandwich can be reached via the M20 motorway from Gatwick Airport in just under two hours, and in just over two hours from Heathrow Airport via the M25 and M20 motorways. 

Please visit The Open website for up to date information about travelling to the championship