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DIRECTIONS TO THE DOWNING SITE

Detail Map of the City Centre

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Cycling/Walking

From the city centre, turn right onto Downing Street from St Andrew's Street. The entrance to the Downing Site is on your left, across the street from the Cambridge City (formerly Crowne Plaza) Hotel.

You may need to walk your bicycle through part of the Downing Site, but there are bike racks immediately adjacent to our building.

By Bus

From Drummer Street Station, walk along Emmanuel Street, turning left onto St Andrew's Street. Take the next right turn onto Downing Street. The entrance to the Downing Site will be on your left, across the street from the Cambridge City (formerly Crowne Plaza) Hotel.

See here for more information about bus services in the area.

By Car

Park at the Lion Yard Shopping Centre (entrance from Corn Exchange Street - see detail map above) and take the exit towards the Cambridge City (formerly Crowne Plaza) Hotel / Downing Street. Cross the street, and the entrance to the Downing Site will be almost opposite.

Alternatively, there is occasionally pay and display street parking available on Tennis Court Road, and the Downing Site can be entered on foot from Tennis Court Road.

See here for a larger map of Cambridge.

By Train

The Downing Site is about a mile from Cambridge Station. You can take a taxi or walk.

To walk to the Downing Site, walk along Station Road until you get to the traffic lights at the end. Turn right onto Hills Road and stay on it as it turns into Regent Street and then St Andrew's Street. Turn left onto Downing Street from St Andrew's Street. The entrance to the Downing Site is on your left, across the street from the Cambridge City (formerly Crowne Plaza) Hotel.

See here for more information about train timetables to and from London.