We are about 10 min walk away from South Kensington tube station. Either follow the subway signposted to the museums or walk north up Exhibition Road. You will find Princes Gardens is a right turn 100 metres or so past the main entrance to Imperial College.
|9||Aldwych/Hammersmith Broadway||Royal Albert Hall|
|10||Kings Cross Stn/Hammersmith Broadway||Royal Albert Hall|
|52||Victoria Bus Stn/Willesden Bus Garage||Royal Albert Hall|
|360||Elephant and Castle Stn/Prince Consort Rd||Prince Consort Rd|
|14||Tottenham Court Road/Putney Heath||South Kensington Stn|
|49||Battersea Rise/Shepherd's Bush Grn||South Kensington Stn|
|70||Acton/South Kensington Stn||South Kensington Stn|
|74||Baker Street Stn/Putney||South Kensington Stn|
|345||Peckham Bus Stn/South Kensington Stn||South Kensington Stn|
|414||Maida Vale/Putney Bridge||South Kensington Stn|
|C1||Victoria Stn/ Phillimore Gardens (W8)||South Kensington Stn|
Car parking is severely restricted and you are advised if possible to come by public transport.
Parking in the streets around UKERC is via pay and display and for limited periods only - it is also expensive, plus anyone driving in Central London between 7.00 am and 6.30 pm Monday to Friday must now also pay the Congestion Charge, currently £10 per day.
From Heathrow Airport:
Take the Underground train (Piccadilly Line) to South Kensington station (50 minutes travelling time).
From Gatwick Airport:
Take a train to Victoria station (journey time 40 minutes) and then the Underground (Circle or District Line westbound) to South Kensington.
From Luton Airport:
Take a train to St Pancras Station, and pick up the Piccadilly Line (westbound - direct to South Kensington) or the Victoria Line southbound to Victoria, changing onto the Circle or District line (westbound) to South Kensington.
From London City airport:
Take the Docklands Light Railway west to Tower Gateway, and change onto the District Line (westbound) to South Kensington.
Please note: All London airports are some distance from central London and a taxi is not recommended for the whole journey. However, if you have to do so, establish the cost before you get in.