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Chelsea College of Arts is situated in Pimlico, next door to Tate Britain.

Chelsea College of Arts

16 John Islip Street
London
SW1P 4JU

Getting here

By underground

Chelsea College of Arts is a five minute walk from Pimlico tube station and ten minutes from Vauxhall tube.

Both tube stations are on the Victoria line.

Transport for London

By bus

The number 2, C10, 36, 87, 88, 185, 436 all stop nearby.

By train

The nearest train stations are Vauxhall and Victoria.

By bike

There are bike racks by the main Atterbury Street entrance to Chelsea.

The nearest Santander Cycle Hire docking stations are located on:

  • Millbank (at Millbank House)
  • Rampayne Street (by Pimlico Tube station)
  • Vauxhall Bridge Road (Vauxhall Bridge end)
  • Regency Street

Cycling in London

By car

There is no parking available on the Millbank site. However there is limited metered car parking in streets alongside the college on Atterbury Street and John Islip Street.

  • Monday - Friday 8.30 - 18.30 (pay and display, two hours max)
  • Free 18.30 onwards, weekends and bank holidays

Please note that Chelsea is situated within London's Congestion Charge Zone.

From the airport

We'd recommend using London Underground, buses and other public transport if possible, but taxis from the airport are also available. 

From Heathrow Airport

Take the Piccadilly line eastbound and change at Green Park for a southbound Victoria line tube to Pimlico. From here, the College is a five minute walk away.

From Stansted Airport

Catch a train to Liverpool Street, take a westbound Central line train to Oxford Circus and change here for a southbound Victoria line train to Pimlico. The College is a five minute walk from here.

From City Airport

Take the Docklands Light Railway west to Bank, change for a westbound Central line train to Oxford Circus before taking a southbound Victoria line train to Pimlico. The College is a five minute walk from here.

From Luton Airport

Shuttle buses connect the airport to Luton Station, where you can catch a London-bound train to Wandsworth Road Station changing once.

From here you can catch an 87 bus towards Tate Britain, which is next door to the College.

From Gatwick Airport

Catch a train from the airport to London Victoria. From here, the College is a fifteen minute walk away.

For full access and route guides to the Millbank site visit DisabledGo.