Chelsea College of Arts is situated in Pimlico, next door to Tate Britain.
Chelsea College of Arts
16 John Islip Street
By underground or train
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.
The nearest train stations are Vauxhall and Victoria.
By bus or car
By busThe number 2, C10, 36, 87, 88, 185 all stop nearby.
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.
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
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
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