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Maps and Directions

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Peterhouse is situated on Trumpington Street in Cambridge City centre. All visitors to the College should report first to the Porter's Lodge located at the main entrance on Trumpington Street. The telephone number for the Porter's Lodge is 01223 338200.

Arriving by Road:

From the M11, take either Junction 11 or 12 and follow into Cambridge City centre (see the Regional Road Links map). Follow the City signs for public parking as parking is not available at Peterhouse (except for loading and unloading and other special circumstances). The Cambridge around Peterhouse and the Cambridge University maps show the location of several public parking areas near the College. There are maps posted around the City which will help you find your way back to the College once you park. For more information on parking see the Parking in Cambridge site.

Arriving by Rail:

The University maintains a schedule of Cambridge to London railway timetables with links to other railway route planners. From the Railway Station one can either walk (about one mile) or take a taxi to Peterhouse. The Railway Station is shown on the Cambridge around Peterhouse map.

Arriving by Air:

National Express run frequent services to and from Stansted, Luton, Heathrow and Gatwick airports (telephone 08705 80 80 80). Railway services are also available from Stansted (for more information see National Rail’s web site or call National Rail Enquiries on 0345 48 49 50). The University maintains links to more airport information.

Arriving by Coach:

The Bus Station is shown on the Cambridge around Peterhouse map and is within walking distance of the College. For information about Coach Services to Cambridge see the University or Cambridge City Council web sites.

More Information

More information about getting to Cambridge by air, rail, car, and bus is available from the ‘Visit Cambridge’ site.