By rail and tube
London Underground (the Tube) connects Heathrow directly with central London. This is the cheapest convenient method of transport as long as you don't have too much luggage.
For Carr-Saunders take the Piccadilly line to Hammersmith and change to the Hammersmith and City line eastbound to Great Portland Street (approx 1 hour 15 minutes).
A faster but more expensive option is the Heathrow Express. This runs every 15 minutes to Paddington Station. The journey takes about 15 minutes. From Paddington take the Tube to Great Portland Street, on the Circle or Hammersmith and City line.
National Express run bus services between the terminals and central London. Most go to Victoria from where you can catch the Victoria line to Warren Street. The trip to Victoria can take up to 1 hour 15 minutes and the another 10 minutes by tube.
We'd recommend the Gatwick Express service which runs trains every 15 minutes to Victoria. Alternatively, use the First Capital Connect service to London Bridge. All trains leave from the South Terminal, but there is a free inter-terminal transit.
Gatwick Airport is well connected by National Express coach services to the rest of the UK. Speedlink links Gatwick and Heathrow. The Airbus A5 runs to Victoria. from the South Terminal. A transit train runs between the 2 terminals.
Use the Tube, Victoria line to Warren Street station. Carr-Saunders is within a five minute walk.
Tube, Circle or Hammersmith and City lines to Great Portland Street.
Use the Tube, Northern line to either Warren Street or Goodge Street.
From Kings Cross
Take the Victoria Line southbound to Warren Street station.
From Liverpool Street
You can take the Circle, Hammersmith and City or Metropolitan lines westbound to Great Portland Street.
If you've got too much luggage to carry easily on and off trains or buses then you might consider a taxi from wherever you are. We recommend using a black cab. For Carr-Saunders ask for 'Fitzroy Street, at the corner of Maple Street'.
We recommend using a route planner such as AA route planner, the RAC route planner, Green Flag route planner or any other.
Use the postcode W1T 4BN as your destination. Carr-Saunders is on the corner of Maple Street with the entrance on Fitzroy Street.
Walking to the School
Estimate time of 20 to 25 minutes
As you leave Carr-Saunders turn left onto Fitzroy Street
Take the first turn to the left along Howland Street to Tottenham Court road.
Turn right onto Tottenham Court Road and cross at the next crossing. Keep going in the same direction, passing Goodge Street station until you come to the Dominion Theatre. This is next to an entrance to Tottenham Court Road station.
Turn left onto New Oxford Street (the opposite direction is Oxford Street).
New Oxford Street is split by Bloomsbury Way. You will need to cross and keep following New Oxford Street until you reach High Holborn.
Continue along High Holborn until you cross Kingsway / Southampton Row by Holborn tube station.
Turn right onto the Kingsway and walk to the bottom.
Here turn left onto the Aldwych.
The next left, after the Nat West bank, is Houghton Street, home of the School.
At the main entrance you can get a map showing the School buildings and the links between them.
Bus and Tube
It is quicker to walk to Carr-Saunders than to use either the bus or tube.