Directions

The Ridgemount hotel is easy to find and we’ve prepared some directions for you below. If you need any further help, please contact us.

From Heathrow Airport (using underground)

Via Russell Square (direct):

Take the Piccadilly line from Heathrow to RUSSELL SQUARE. Turn left outside the station and then walk down the side of Russell Square Park. Walk through the tall university building, keep going until you reach the traffic lights at Gower Street. Then right into GOWER STREET. The Hotel is number 65.

Via Goodge Street (change line once):

Take the Piccadilly line from Heathrow to LEICESTER SQUARE. Transfer to the Northern line. Two stops north of Leicester Square is GOODGE STREET station. Turn right out of the station and then take the first left into Chenies Street. At the end of the street, turn left into GOWER STREET. The Hotel is number 65.

From Gatwick Airport

Take the Gatwick Express to VICTORIA STATION (approx 30mins). Visit www.gatwickexpress.com  for more information. At Victoria transfer to the Underground. Take the Victoria line (north) to WARREN STREET station. (3 stops). Either walk from here to the hotel (see map) or transfer to the Northern line. 1 stop away is GOODGE STREET station. Turn right out of the station and then take the first left into Chenies Street. At the end of the street, by the lights, turn left into GOWER STREET. The Hotel is number 65.

Alternatively take a taxi from Victoria Station. It will cost approx £10-£15.

There is a also a cheaper train from Gatwick which comes to St Pancras and takes only 15 minutes longer. See First Capital Connect for details

From Luton Airport

Take the train to ST. PANCRAS or THAMES LINK to King's Cross. See First Capital Connect for details (See Directions from King's Cross).

From Stansted Airport

Take the train from Stansted to LIVERPOOL STREET. Visit www.stanstedexpress.com for more information. Transfer to the Underground. Take the Circle line/Hammersmith & City line/Metropolitan line (all run on same platform) to EUSTON SQUARE station. Turn left outside the station and walk down Gower Street. The hotel is number 65.

From City Airport

Take the Docklands Light Railway to CANNING TOWN. Here transfer to the Underground. Take the Jubilee line to WATERLOO and change to the Northern line (five stops north) to GOODGE STREET. Turn right out of the station and then take the first left into Chenies Street. At the end of the street, by the lights, turn left into GOWER STREET. The Hotel is number 65.

From King's Cross Station and St Pancras International

Transfer to the Underground. Take the Circle line/Hammersmith & City line/Metropolitan line (all run on same platform) one stop to EUSTON SQUARE station. Exit the station and turn left and walk down Gower Street – 5 minute walk.

  • Taxi - approx £8.
  • Bus - No.10 and No. 73 go down Euston Road then turn left into Gower Street. The hotel is number 65. If you prefer to walk it will take about 15 minutes. [see map]

Taxi/Minicab

We regularly use a mini cab company called Expressways. They would be cheaper than the traditional black taxi for journeys from the various airports. The price is dependent on the type of vehicle you require (how many people, luggage etc). If you wish to book you would need to contact them directly. They will require your flight details etc. Please find their details below.

Telephone: 0845 6 12 12 120845 6 12 12 12 (local rate within UK) 
                     +44 845 6 12 12 12+44 845 6 12 12 12 (calling from outside UK)                                                                                                               

E-mail: bookings@expressways.co.uk
Website: www.expressways.co.uk

 

BUS/COACH SERVICES

There are several bus/coach companies which are a cheap option for getting to and from the various airports

www.easybus.co.uk    www.terravision.eu   www.nationalexpress.com

For more information on buses and underground see Transport for London

For more information on Rail/Overground Trains see http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/