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Our address

Cambridge Graphene Centre
The University of Cambridge
9 JJ Thomson Avenue
Cambridge CB3 0FA 
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 - 1223 - 762415 
Fax: +44 - 1223 - 748348

Arriving by taxi

All taxis in Cambridge need to be pre-booked by phone or app. Here is a list of the most reliable services in town:

  • Panther Taxis (Cheapest) 01223 715 715

  • Cam Cab LTD 01223 070 470

  • A1 Cabco 01223 031 313

  • Cambridge Airport Taxi 07448 883 896

  • Uber

Arriving by train

If you are arriving at Cambridge by train, it takes about 20 minutes by taxi to reach the Cambridge Graphene Centre from Cambridge Central Railway Station (CBG) or the Cambridge North Station (CMB).

If you arrive at London St. Pancras (ie. Eurostar), walk to London Kings Cross (KGX) across the road, then get a train to Cambridge (from £24 - 53min). Check timetables on or

Arriving by car

  • From London Stansted:

Drive north on the M11, leave the M11 at Junction 13, and turn right along Madingley Road (A1303) towards Cambridge

  • From the north towards Cambridge:

Drive south on the A14 and continue going south onto the M11. Continue along the M11 to junction 12 (Cambridge, Wimpole and Barton), and double back to Junction 13. Then turn right along Madingley Road (A1303) towards Cambridge

  • At Madingley Road:

  1. Take the second turning on the right (JJ Thomson Avenue – signed to the Cavendish Lab)

  2. Take the first left, between the Whittle Laboratory Building and the William Gates Building

  3. Follow the road around to the Cambridge Graphene Centre which is on your left after the Roger Needham Building

Please note there is no longer parking available at the rear of the building. Visitors car parking spaces in the front of the building are extremely limited and must be booked in advance by arrangement with Cambridge Graphene Centre Administration.

Arriving by flight

To reach Cambridge, you can fly to the following airports:

  • Luton Airport (LTN)

  • London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

    • Direct train to Cambridge (from £35 - 2h). Check timetables on or Other train combinations with changes in London are also available for similar prices

    • Taxi

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