Travel information

By rail

The nearest rail stations are:

  • Farringdon (0.8 miles)
  • King's Cross (1.1 miles)
  • Euston (1.3 miles)


For more information regarding train times and connections, please visit the National Rail website.

By tube

The nearest underground stations are:

  • Chancery Lane (0.4 miles) - Central line
  • Russell Square (0.5 miles) - Piccadilly line
  • Holborn (0.6 miles) - Central and Piccadilly line
  • Farringdon (0.8 miles) - Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City line
  • King's Cross (1.1 miles) - Nothern, Victoria, Piccadilly, Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City line
  • Euston (1.3 miles) - Northern and Victoria line


For more information regarding underground train times and connections, please visit the Transport for London website.

London underground map


By bicycle

Charles Darwin House has a limited number of secure parking spaces available for bicycles, available on a first come first served basis.  

By bus

The following bus routes serve Theobalds Road:

  • 19 (Finsbury Park Interchange - Battersea Bridge/Hester Road)
  • 38 (Clapton Pond – Victoria bus station)
  • 55 (Lea Bridge Road/Bakers Arms - Oxford Circus)
  • 243 (Redvers Road - Waterloo Station/Mepham Street)


The following bus routes serve Gray’s Inn Road:

  • 17 (Archway Station/Junction Road - London Bridge Station)
  • 45 (St Pancras International Station - Atkins Road/New Park Road)
  • 46 (Lancaster Gate Station - Stonecutter Street)

Map of bus routes in Central London


By car

Visitors are advised to use public transport where possible. There is a limited amount of on-street metered parking space available on Roger Street and North Mews. The nearest Car Park Facilities are London Saffron Hill, EC1N 8XA,  and 12 Farringdon Road, EC1M 3JB. For more information visit the NCP website.

By taxi

A plentiful supply of black cabs operate in the area, which can be hailed from the street and do not require pre-booking.