How to Get There

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Venue location

The address of the venue is:
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BA

A printable street map of Burlington House and The Royal Academy can be found here.

By Air

London has 5 airports that are easily accessible with public transportation: Heathrow; Stansted; Luton; Gatwick; and City Airport.

Gatwick Airport
The Gatwick Express runs every 15 minutes to London Victoria – journey time is 30 minutes (35 minutes on Sundays). Then you have a choice of tube lines to get to the College, roughly 25 minutes journey from Victoria. Alternatively it is a ten minute taxi ride from Victoria Station.

Heathrow Airport
The Heathrow Express runs every 15 minutes to London Paddington – journey time is 15 minutes (23 minutes to Terminal 4).

Alternatively you can catch the Piccadilly line tube from Heathrow Airport straight to Piccadilly Station which is only five minutes walking distance from the College and takes about 40 minutes.

By Train

London can be reached by national trains at a number of stations. You can check train times and fares at the National Rail Website.

Eurostar trains arrive and depart from St. Pancras International.

London Public Transport

Travel guidance within London can be found on the Transport for London website.

The closest Underground Stations are Piccadilly Circus and Green Park

Piccadilly Circus Underground Station (Piccadilly and Bakerloo Lines)
Head west on Coventry street towards Shaftesbury Avenue. Turn left onto Piccadilly circus. Turn right (crossing Regent Street) onto Piccadilly. Continue up Piccadilly until you reach Burlington House, on your right.

Green Park Underground Station (Jubilee, Piccadilly and Victoria lines)
STEP-FREE ACCESS STATION
Continue along Piccadilly towards Piccadilly Circus and turn left on to Albany Courtyard.

London Victoria (Victoria, Circle and District Underground Lines)
Take the Victoria Line northbound to Green Park, from there it is a short walk (see above).

London Paddington (Hammersmith & City, Bakerloo Line, Circle & District Lines)
Take the Bakerloo Line southbound and exit at either Piccadilly Circus (see above).

London Liverpool Street (Hammersmith and City, Circle and Metropolitan Underground Line)
Join the Central Line and change at Holborn for the Piccadilly line. Exit at Piccadilly Circus (see above).

London Euston (Northern and Victoria Underground Lines)
Join the Northern Line to Charing Cross or the Victoria Line to Green Park then it is a short walk via Piccadilly (see above).

By Car

You can park securely and conveniently in Westminster City Council’s Trafalgar Car Park, Spring Gardens at competitive rates. The car park is open 24 hours, has disabled, motorcycle, and bicycle bays. It is covered by 24 hour CCTV. This website has more information about the car park’s facilities and rates. To prebook simply use this link for a guaranteed space as well as an online discount: www.westminster.gov.uk/onlinebooking.