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Directions to St. Barnabas Road

By Air

The closest airport is Stansted Airport, from where there are direct trains or coaches to Cambridge.

From London Heathrow or Gatwick airports there are direct coaches to Cambridge. Trains from London Kings Cross station are the fastest and most direct to Cambridge. Liverpool Street Station trains are also direct but slower.

From Cambridge Train Station

Walk down Station Road in front of you as you leave the station. Take the first turning on your right into Tenison Road. Turn right again at the second set of traffic lights onto St. Barnabas Road. No 56 is two thirds of the way down on the right hand side.

From Drummer Street Bus/Coach Station

Walk along Drummer Street away from the bus station with your back to the city center . Cross over into Parker Street. The large green of Parker’s Piece will be on your right. Continue straight on past both sets of traffic lights into Mill Road and past the City swimming pool. Continue straight on down Mill Road until you see the large church of St. Barnabas on your right. Turn right there onto St. Barnabas Road, No 56 is about 150 metres on the left hand side.

By Car

From the north: A14 (A1) or Exit from M11 at Junction 13 onto A1303.

From the south: A10 from London or Exit from M11 at Junction 11 and join the A10, or exit at Junction 12 and join the A603.

From the east: Exit from the A14 at Junction 35 onto A1303.

From the west: from the M11 exit at Junction 12 and join the A603. or from the A14 exit at Junction 31.

Once in Cambridge

Once you have exited from any of the above, follow signs towards the Cambridge City and then to the Train Station. Drive down Station Road and take the first turning on the left into Tenison Road. Then turn right at the second set of traffic lights into St. Barnabas Road. Number 56 is two thirds down on the right hand side. NB: Access into St. Barnabas Road is via Tenison Road. It is not possible from Mill Road.

Free Parking is available in front of the house or in a parking bay in the street with one of our “visitors permits.”


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