Maps and directions
King's College Hospital is located in Camberwell. To reach us we
would advise you to use public transport.
Getting to King's College Hospital by Train
Denmark Hill train changes from Sunday, 9 December
From 9 December 2012 there will be no direct trains between London
Bridge and Denmark Hill. This is due to the East London Line (ELL)
extension which will replace the current South London Line (SLL)
service between Victoria and London Bridge and to the remodelling
of London Bridge station which will start early in 2013.
People will have to change trains at:
* Queens Road Peckham (has step-free access between
* Peckham Rye (does not have step-free access between
There will also be a reduction in services between Denmark Hill to
Victoria from four services per hour to two services per
These changes we anticipate will be in place for 5 years
The completion of the new London Overground Orbital service means
that there are trains every 15 minutes between Highbury and
Islington and Clapham Junction via Surrey Quays stopping at
all stations in between. These include Wandsworth Road, Clapham
High Street, Denmark Hill, Peckham Rye and Queens Road.
Links to new destinations and connections to other services
including Canada Water, Shadwell, Whitechapel and Shoreditch High
Street. You will also be able to change trains at Surrey Quays to
continue south to West Croydon and Crystal Palace.
Denmark Hill station
King's is about 5 minutes' walk from Denmark Hill. The station
is served by regular direct rail links to central London at King's
Cross St Pancras (22 minutes), London Bridge (12 minutes) and
Victoria (9 minutes), as well as to principal places in south east
London such as Bromley South, Catford, Lewisham and Peckham
Loughborough Junction station
King's is about 12 minutes' walk from Loughborough Junction, and
bus routes 35, 45 and 345 run from the station to the
Both stations are in travelcard zone 2. Please also note there are
about 30 steps to access the platforms at both stations and there
is no wheelchair access.
Getting to King's College Hospital by bus
Bus routes that stop at King's: 35, 40, 42, 45, 68, 176 (24 hour),
185, 345 (24 hour), 468, 484, N35, N68. All the stops are in
travelcard zone 2.
Getting to King's College Hospital by car
Before travelling to King's by car please consider that there are
very few car parking spaces close to or at the hospital. We
recommend that you use public transport or ask a friend to drop you
off at the hospital. There is a taxi rank at the hospital, and you
can book your taxi journey home using the free telephones in
The entrance to the King's site carpark is on Caldecot Road, off
Coldharbour Lane. At peak times of day there may be a queue to
enter and therefore you may have to wait until a car parking space
There are a small number of short term parking spaces for dropping
off and collecting patients outside the Golden Jubilee Wing and
There are marked parking spaces outside the Bessemer Road
entrance for drivers who are registered disabled and have a blue
badge. There is no charge for parking in these spaces.
If these spaces are in use, disabled drivers can use the main car
park. However, they will be required to pay the usual fee.
Car parking charges
Car parking charges are charged per hour or part hour and they
can be paid in cash only, prior to exiting the car park. There are
two payment machines in the car park and there are also payment
machines at the main entrance of Hambleden