Directions to the college



By Road:

M11 Junction 13, turn right at the sliproad traffic lights, then go straight over next traffic lights, continue straight for a mile. When you can see that the road terminates at a mini roundabout about 150 metres ahead, you will come to a pedestrian crossing with traffic lights, look for a left turn marked 'Huntingdon, A14, Arbury, Shire Hall'. Take this, then first left into Lucy Cavendish College. Parking is available on-site. Extensive public park and ride facilities for Cambridge are situated nearby on Madingley Road (signposted off M11).

By Rail:

Direct trains leave London King's Cross every half hour, and it takes about 1 hour to reach Cambridge. From Cambridge Station, take a taxi to Lucy Cavendish College, or it is about a 30-minute walk into and then, through the city centre.

By Coach:

National Express direct services to Cambridge City Centre from London (every 20 minutes), East Anglia, Oxford, all London airports and North-West England.

By Air:

London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Luton and Stansted airports all have a bus link to Cambridge. From Cambridge Bus Station, take a taxi to Lucy Cavendish College, or it is a 15-minute walk through the city centre.

On Foot:

Lucy Cavendish College is a 10-minute walk to the North of the city centre, just off "The Backs". It is situated on the corner of Lady Margaret Road and Madingley Road.

Useful Downloads



Map of the College

Download the site map for the College here

Map of Cambridge

Download a map of the city of Cambridge here

Bus Routes

This PDF shows the bus routes running through the centre of Cambridge - numbers 5 and 6 run closest to Lucy Cavendish College - or visit the Stagecoach website for more information.