Queen Mary (Mile End Campus), College travel information.
Public transport journey planner, TFL website.
The venue is easily accessible by public transport. It is within a five minute walk of both Mile End Underground station (Central, District, and Hammersmith & City lines) and Stepney Green Underground station (District, and Hammersmith & City lines). From Mile End station, turn left and cross Burdett Road and Mile End Road at the traffic lights, continue along the Mile End Road until you reach the College buildings on the right. From Stepney Green, turn left out of the station, cross Globe Road and continue along Mile End Road.
Please note that we have no general parking available on our campus and the surrounding area is a controlled parking zone. We strongly recommend you arrive by public transport. We do have a small number of parking spaces for Blue Badge holders only. If you would like to request a parking space, please contact email@example.com.
Planning your journey from the airport
Train: By train, the Heathrow Express and Heathrow Connect run between Heathrow and London Paddington. These trains run every 15 and 30 minutes respectively. Heathrow Express is fast, non-stop and more expensive; Heathrow Connect makes some stops in West London and costs less. However, Queen Mary is not near Paddington, and a much cheaper but slower option is to use the Piccadilly Line to Holborn and then the Central Line to Mile End.
Bus and Coach: Heathrow to Feltham is the local 285 bus service which links Heathrow with Feltham rail station. From Feltham rail station there are frequent trains to London Waterloo. National Express coach runs services throughout the day with journey times of between 40 and 80 minutes to Victoria coach station.
Ivan's tip: from Heathrow, take the eastbound Piccadilly line; change at Hammersmith (the same platform) to the eastbound District line; alight at Mile End.
Train: The following train services can be used from Gatwick: Gatwick Express, Southern Trains and First Capital Connect.
Bus: The following bus services run from Gatwick: easyBus and National Express.
Taxi: A taxi would take about 65 minutes to central London.
Ivan's tip: take a regular train to Blackfriars (or London Bridge); continue on the Tube to Mile End.
Train: Stansted Express runs every 15 minutes and takes about 45 minutes to reach London Liverpool Street. National Express East Anglia runs to Stratford (East London).
Bus or Coach: Coaches run from Stansted to London, with destinations including Liverpool Street, Victoria, Stratford, Baker Street, Kings Cross, Bromley-by-Bow and Mile End.
Taxi: Stansted Airport taxi operator Checker Cars, which operate out of the reservation desk on the international arrivals concourse and there is a courtesy phone in the UK and Ireland baggage reclaim hall. Cost is about £99 for one to four people.
Ivan's tip: forget the train, take the National Express bus, it stops at Mile End.
Train: East Midlands Trains and First Capital Connect run hourly services to London St Pancras.
Bus or Coach: Coaches (National Express, GreenLine 757, easyBus, Terravision) run from Luton Airport to London, with destinations including Finchley Road, St. John's Wood, Marylebone, Portman Square, Golders Green, Victoria and Baker Street.
Ivan's tip:Take the train to Farringdon or Blackfriars and continue on the Tube to Mile End.
DLR: The DLR departs London City Airport every 8 to 15 minutes, with journey times of less than 7 minutes to Canning Town and 22 minutes to Bank. From Canning Town take the Jubilee Line to Stratford (2 stops), then the Central Line to Mile End (1 stop).
Bus: Bus number 473 operates between London City Airport, Stratford, Silvertown, North Woolwich and Prince Regent DLR Station. Bus number 474 operates between London City Airport, Canning Town, North Woolwich and East Beckton via Silvertown. Plan your journey on the Transport for London web site:
Shuttle Express Service: A pre-bookable shuttle bus service runs between Canary Wharf and the airport.
Taxi: A taxi would take about 15 minutes and costs about £18.