University of Cambridge Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry is located on Lensfield Road, at the south of the city. Please visit the Department’s reception when you arrive, and they will contact the person you are visiting.
- The Department, Cambridge and the surrounding area (Google Maps)
- Official University Map, showing the Deparment (including location of reception, at the west end of the Department)
Please note that there is very limited parking availability at the Department. If you require a parking space, please contact your host in advance to arrange this.
Getting to the Department
If you are able, why not bring your bike? There are plenty of cycle routes and cycle lanes in Cambridge and cycling also helps you beat the traffic. The whole of the front cycle parking area is available for use by visitors and students.
Train timetables are available at the National Rail website. There are regular trains from London King’s Cross and London Liverpool Street. The train station is approximately 0.7 miles from the Department; please see Google Maps for the walking route from the train station. Alternatively, if you prefer to take a taxi, there is a taxi rank immediately outside the train station.
The main Cambridge bus station is located at Drummer Street. The bus station is approximately 0.6 miles from the Department; please see Google Maps for the walking route. Alternatively, if you prefer to take a taxi, there is a taxi rank next to the bus station.
From the South take the M11 and exit at junction 12.
From the West, take the A428 from Bedford and exit at the A1303 as you approach Cambridge.
From the North, take the A14 and follow the signs to Cambridge.
From the East, take the A14 and exit at the A1309 (signed to Cambridge Science Park).