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Transfers To Clare College, Cambridge

Please find below some suggested routes and approximate timings for travel to the conference venue.
Please note you are responsible for arranging your own travel.


To visit the Clare College Website and view their ‘How To Find Us’ page, please use the link below.

info-Custom-2 Clare College – ‘How To Find Us’ Webpage


Train travel

A good train service exists from London (King’s Cross or Liverpool Street) and the fastest trains (the Cambridge Cruiser from King’s Cross) take only 52 minutes. Cross country rail services link Cambridge with the Midlands and the North. Cambridge Station is about a 25 minute walk from Clare, but buses run every 8 minutes into the centre of Cambridge and taxis are available for hire at Cambridge Station.

Train Travel links:

National Rail Timetables and Journey Planner
Trains to and from London

Train tickets can be booked in advance at discounted rates via trainline.com

Coach Travel

There is a frequent express service between London and Cambridge and a coach service several times a day between Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton and Stansted airports and Cambridge. Details can be obtained from National Express, telephone +44 (0)870 580 8080. The College is a short taxi ride or 15 minute walk from Cambridge Bus Station in Drummer Street.

Coach Travel links:

Bus Services in Cambridge
National Express Coaches


Airports & Suggested Transfers

Cambridge Airport (CBG)

Taxi to Clare college (17 mins)

London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Train from Heathrow to Paddington train station (17 mins)
London underground tube on Hammersmith & City line from Paddington underground to Kings Cross St Pancras train station (12 mins)
Train from Kings Cross to Cambridge train station (50 mins)
Taxi from Cambridge train station to Clare College (10 mins)
Heathrow car hire: Approx. 1hr 35mins to venue

London City Airport (LCY)

London underground on DLR and Northern Line to Kings Cross St Pancras train station (15 mins)
Train from Kings Cross to Cambridge train station (50 mins)
Taxi from Cambridge train station to Clare College (10 mins)
London city car hire : Approx. 1Hr 40 mins to venue

London Stansted Airport (STN)

Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge train station (31 mins)
Taxi from Cambridge train station to Clare College (10 mins)
Stansted car hire: Approx. 39 mins to venue

London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Train from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross train station (45 mins)
Train from Kings Cross to Cambridge train station (50 mins)
Taxi from Cambridge train station to Clare College (10 mins)
Gatwick car hire: Approx.  1hr 46mins to venue

Luton Airport (LTN)

National Express coach from Luton Airport to Cambridge Bus Station (1Hr 30 mins)
Taxi from Cambridge bus station to Clare College (10 mins)
Luton car hire: Approx. 55 mins to venue