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Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre

Department of Clinical Neurosciences



The WBIC is directly opposite the University Forvie Site (zoom out to locate the University and Cambridge)

Travelling By Road

From the centre of Cambridge, follow Hill's Road (signposted to Haverhill) out of town, over the railway bridge to the intersection with Long Road (traffic lights). Go straight across and the hospital entrance is right at the next roundabout. At the hospital entrance turn left at the roundabout and follow the road around three sharp bends. At the mini-roundabout the WBIC is on your right. To find Hill's Road from the centre of town please consult the University of Cambridge map. Driving through Cambridge can be very busy, please allow plenty of time. The WBIC is can be conveniently reached via the M11 motorway. Leave the M11 at junction 11 (A10 intersection) and follow sign-posts for the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. Follow signs for Car Park 2. The WBIC is directly opposite the University Forvie Site (Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair, Herchel Smith Laboratory and Parke-Davis Neuroscience Research Centre) (see site map).

Travelling By Rail

Cambridge railway station is located approximately 1 mile from WBIC. Services run from London King's Cross, London Liverpool Street and various provincial stations. A Cambridge/London timetable is available via the Web. For other services try Railtrack's Journey planner Transfer from the station to WBIC via taxi (journey time approximately 10mins) or by bus numbers 5 or 10 (journey time approximately 10mins, fare approximately £1.00). The station is 15 minutes by cycle; follow the station approach road, turn left onto Hills' Road and follow until Addenbrookes.

Travelling By Air

Cambridge is most conveniently reached via international flights into London Stansted Airport - transfer by taxi or bus (journey time approximately 40mins) or by rail from the airport station (travel 30mins to Cambridge Station). Otherwise, London Heathrow or London Gatwick should be used - transfer by taxi, bus, London Underground / Heathrow Express to central London & then railway to Cambridge. Cambridge has its own local airport operated by Marshalls (Tel. +44 1223 373765) - transfer by taxi (journey time approximately 15mins).