Getting here

Photograph of the front elevation of the Wellcome Collection building at dusk.
Wellcome Collection, Benjamin Gilbert. Source: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0).

We’re in central London and very easy to get to by Tube, train, bus and bike.

Our address 

Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE. 

How do I find the building?  

We are a big white marble building on Euston Road, almost opposite Euston train station. You will see banners hanging from the building that advertise current exhibitions. Entry is either via two revolving doors or via the accessible door in between them.  

You can reach us by train, Underground, bus and bike. 

By Tube or train 

The nearest stations are: 

  • Euston Square
  • Euston
  • Warren Street
  • St Pancras
  • King’s Cross. 

If you would like one of our staff to meet you at a nearby station and help you make your way to our building, speak with our Access Team:  

Access team+44 (0)20 7611 2222

Find out the best way to get to us by Tube or train with Transport for London’s journey planner

Euston Square is about three minutes’ walk away. Step-free access is only available from the westbound platform. Once you exit the ticket barriers, turn left to find the stairs or the lift. When you reach street level, you’ll be on Gower Street. Turn right onto Euston Road and you’ll be by the entrance to Wellcome Collection in 100 metres. 

Warren Street is about seven minutes’ walk away. There is no step-free access here. Once you pass through the ticket barriers, leave the station through the left exit onto Tottenham Court Road. You’ll find a crossing directly in front of you, at the junction of Tottenham Court Road and Euston Road. Cross the road and keep going straight ahead, past University College Hospital. Cross over Gower Street and keep going down Euston Road, and you’ll find the entrance to Wellcome Collection in 100 metres.  

Euston is about seven minutes’ walk away. Follow the signs or ask station staff to direct you to Euston Road. Once you reach Euston Road you will see Wellcome Collection to the right, on the other side of the road. Use the crossing over Euston Road, then turn right, crossing over Gordon Street. The entrance to Wellcome Collection is just ahead.  

St Pancras is about one kilometre away. This is the closest fully step-free station. Follow the signs or ask station staff to direct you to Euston Road. Turn right on Euston Road. You will pass the British Library, which is a big, square red-brick building. Keep travelling straight ahead until you reach Euston Station, which has an open grassy area and bus stops in front of it. From this point you can see Wellcome Collection across the road. Use the crossings to reach us. 

By bus

These buses stop close to our main entrance at 183 Euston Road: 

•18, 30, 73, 205, 390 

London buses have space for a wheelchair user, low floors and an access ramp. Find out more about accessible journeys from Transport for London

By bike 

There are bike stands near the main entrance at 183 Euston Road and on nearby Gordon Street. 

There are also bike docking stations nearby. 

By car 

We have parking spaces for Blue Badge holders only. To book a space, contact the Access team. 

By coach 

We don’t have any parking spaces for coaches, but Transport for London has information about parking for coaches in London