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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

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Getting here

  • By underground or train

    By underground

    Chelsea College of Arts is a 5 minute walk from Pimlico tube station and 10 minutes from Vauxhall tube. Both tube stations are on the Victoria line.

    By train

    The nearest train stations are Vauxhall and Victoria.

    Transport for London

  • By bus or car

    By bus

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

    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, 2 hours max)
    • Free 18.30 onwards, weekends and bank holidays

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

  • 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

  • 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 15 minute walk away

For full access and route guides to Chelsea College of Arts visit AccessAble.