Visiting us

Based in a quiet garden square in the heart of Bloomsbury, central London.

Based in a quiet garden square in the heart of Bloomsbury in central London, Goodenough College is close to London’s major international transport links.

There are four mainline railway stations, including the Eurostar station at St Pancras which connects the UK to mainland Europe, and three tube (underground) stations within a ten-minute walk including Russell Square station which is on the Piccadilly Line that links directly to Heathrow Airport.

Our Location

Goodenough College
Mecklenburgh Square

The College has two main buildings on either side of the square:
London House - full address as above
William Goodenough House - as above except the postcode is WC1N 2AN

By Tube


Russell Square (a five-minute walk) and King’s Cross, Chancery Lane, Holborn and Euston, all 10 minutes’ walk.

By Train


Nearest mainline stations are: King’s Cross, St. Pancras, Euston and Farringdon (all within easy walking distance).

If you’re aged between 16-25 you can get 1/3 off train tickets here.

By Bus


Numbers: 17 and 46.

By Car


On street metered parking is available locally during the day and free in the evenings, Saturday afternoon and all day on Sunday. There is also an NCP-Brunswick Centre Car Park at Russell Square (a five-minute walk away).

By Air


Frequent and easy connections are available from Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, London Luton and City airports.

Walking Distances


To Transport Links

Russell Square Underground Station 5 minutes
Chancery Lane Underground
King’s Cross Underground and National Rail
St Pancras Eurostar
Holborn Underground
10 minutes
Farringdon Underground (Cross Link) <15 minutes

To Educational Institutions

UCL School of Pharmacy
UCL Main Campus
Birkbeck College
UCL Institute of Education
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
University of London Senate House
City, University of London
The Courtauld Institute
King’s College London
London School of Economics (LSE)
Central Saint Martin’s College of Arts and Design
5 – 15 minutes

To Places of Interest

King’s Place
The British Library
The British Museum<10 minutes

The Brunswick Shopping Centre
Coram’s Fields (families only)
Charles Dickens Museum
The Foundling Museum
The Postal Museum
Curzon Cinema Bloomsbury
3 minutes
Covent Garden
St Paul’s Cathedral
Sadler’s Wells Theatre
15 minutes
Barbican Centre
National Gallery
National Portrait Gallery
Royal National Theatre
Camden Market
Oxford, Regent and Carnaby Streets
Leicester and Trafalgar Squares
15 – 20 minutes