TRAVEL GUIDE: STUDENT ACCOMMODATION NEAR LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS
As part of our commitment to providing excellent student accommodation for London School of Economics (LSE) students, we have created this travel guide so that you can find the quickest way to commute to your campus.
Situated in the City of Westminster between Covent Garden and Aldwych, the London School of Economics borders London’s political and financial districts.
LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CAMPUS
Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE
Main Courses: Accounting & Finance, Economics, International Relations, Law, Management, Sociology
Nearest Transport to LSE’S Campus
Underground Station: Holborn (Piccadilly Line and Central Line), Temple (Circle Line and District Line)
Train Station: Farringdon, London Charing Cross
Bus Station: No. 1, 59, 68 , 91, 171, and 243 at Aldwych / The Royal Courts of Justice (Stop K)
From Caledonian Road, it is a six-minute journey on the Piccadilly Line to Holborn station. After exiting the station, walk down Kingsway and the LSE Campus will be on your left hand side after Sardinia Street.
It is an eight-minute tube journey to Holborn Station from Holloway Road. After exiting Holborn station, walk down Kingsway until you reach the campus just after Sardinia Street.
GREAT SUFFOLK HOUSE
Turning right onto Southwark Street, head towards Bus Stop SQ which is situated just after the Mercure Bridge Hotel. The No. RV1 Bus Service leaves every 9-11 minutes, and takes 22 minutes for the service to reach its final destination at Covent Garden / Catherine Street (Stop C).
After exiting the bus, walk past the Novello theatre, and follow Aldwych Road till you encounter the LSE Campus just after the Kingsway junction.
From Tufnell Park Tube Station, you can reach Holborn Station in just under 25 minutes by taking the Northern Line Southbound to King’s Cross St Pancras, and changing onto the Piccadilly Line.
The LSE Campus is a three minute walk down Kingsway, after Sardinia Street.
Taking Chiltern Railways from Wembley Stadium Station, it is a 13-minute journey to London Marylebone. When you arrive, head for the Bakerloo Line and take the southbound train to Oxford Circus, where you will need to change onto the Central Line to reach Holborn Station in just under 20 minutes.
Planning Your Journey
Use the TFL Journey Planner for live updates on your journeys or to plan alternative routes
Make sure you get a Student Oyster Card. It costs £10, but you will save up to 30% off Train, Tube, and Bus Travel.
The Underground can be confusing at first for those new to the capital, download a useful Tube Map App to help you as you go.