Diggerland: An Unforgettable Family Day Out in Kent

Looking for a unique and thrilling family day out in Kent? Look no further than Diggerland! Diggerland offers an exhilarating experience like no other. In this blog post, we’ll explore why Diggerland is the ideal destination for an unforgettable family day out in Kent. Behind the gates lies a world of construction-themed fun, where children and adults can immerse themselves. From operating real diggers and driving dumper trucks to riding high on the Spindizzy and soaring through the air on the Skyshuttle, Diggerland delivers an exhilarating adventure like no other. This interactive amusement park not only provides entertainment but also creates a sense of exploration, teamwork, and hands-on learning. 


Getting to Diggerland Kent:

Arriving at Diggerland by Car? Diggerland offers free parking to all customers as well as free EV charging points

Alternatively if you are getting here by bus, our nearest two bus stops are the Roman Way, Medway Valley Park stop (3 minute walk away) and the Ballard Business Park, Medway Valley Park stop (5 minute walk away). Buses 151 and 700 pass near Diggerland. 

If you are wanting to get to Diggerland by train, the three nearest train stations to Diggerland are Cuxton (34 minute walk away), Strood (36 minute walk away) and Rochester (41 minute walk away). 

You will find Diggerland Kent at the following address:

Diggerland Kent
Medway Valley Leisure Park
Roman Way

More information about getting to Diggerland Kent can be found here.

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Stopping for a lunch break

You are welcome to stay at Diggerland for the whole time we are open to enjoy your family day out in Kent fully – here is the link to our current opening hours. Therefore, you are welcome to purchase food from our Dig-Inn Cafe. The cafe offers a wide range of meals from All Day Breakfast to toasted paninis and gourmet burgers.  Alternatively we have picnic tables around the park available if you would like to bring a packed lunch to enjoy! 

Fancy mixing up your picnic selection? Check out this link for different picnic ideas, such as summer sausage rolls or tropical rocky road. 

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Perfect for the whole family:

Diggerland is a truly inclusive destination, offering excitement and enjoyment for adults and children of all ages. Regardless of whether you’re a child experiencing the wonders of construction machinery for the first time or an adult seeking a unique adventure, Diggerland is the perfect family day out in Kent. The park provides a variety of attractions that cater to different age groups and interests. Children can explore and play in the dedicated areas designed just for them, while adults can unleash their inner adventurers by operating powerful machines and tackling thrilling rides. 

Rides for everyone:


Little Tikes Wheelz Play Zones are a fantastic edition to all Diggerland UK Theme Parks. Children ages 5 and under can enjoy playing with an array of Little Tikes toys. The range includes dirt diggers and dump trucks, as well as outdoor hero products. Little Tikes is for under 5s (accompanied by an adult) only and is included within your admission.

Children under 80cm are also welcome to ride on the train with an accompanied adult as well as playing in the soft play area. 

Young children:

Children between 80 and 90cm are welcome to enjoy the train, Skyshuttle, Skittles, Safari, Joyrider, Go-Karts, Dippy Ducks, Dig-A-Round as well as Buried Treasure 

Children between 90 and 100cm can explore the Robots, Mini Landrovers, JCB Rides/Drives, Giant Diggers, Dumpers, and Dirt Diggers as additions to the rides stated above. 

Older children:

Children between 100 and 110cm can adventure on the Mini Tractors and Ground shuttle as extras to the rides stated above. 

Children between 110 and 120cm can ride Spindizzy as an extra ride as well as the rides stated above. 

Children between 140 and 175cm can ride the Stack Attack as well as the Crazy Carts as additions to previous rides mentioned. 


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All information correct as of: 25/05/2023