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Travel Directions

Girton College (main site)

Arriving by Bicycle: 

You can plan your journey to and from Girton College using Cycle Streets.

Arriving by Car:

There is free and ample parking in our Visitors Car Park called Mare’s Run, it is accessible off Girton Road. If you require disable parking, please contact our Porters’s Lodge. 

Cambridge is a busy city. Attempting to drive through the centre of the city can be very time consuming. Traffic is often heavy, parts of the centre are pedestrianised, and the one-way system takes some getting used to.

Arriving by Bus: 

There are regular buses from Cambridge city centre to the main College site. Stagecoach Citi 5 and Citi 6 run from Cambridge bus station (Drummer Street) and Emmanuel Street to Girton Corner. 

Bus tickets must be bought from the bus driver and only cash is currently accepted. Pushchairs and fold up bikes only can be taken on the bus.

Information on bus services in Cambridge can be found on the Cambridge City Council website

Arriving by Taxi: 

There are taxi ranks at the railway station and in the city centre.

Arriving by Train:

There are regular train services to/from Cambridge, further guidance can be found on the National Rail website, or via the regular train operator Greater Anglia.

Greater Anglia Service

The links below provide the most up to date COVID-19 guidelines, train times, prices and ways to save money on a train ticket:

Arriving by Air:

Stansted is the closest airport. Gatwick, Heathrow and Luton airports are within two hours drive.