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Swiss Cottage


Palmers Lodge: Swiss Cottage is well located in zone 2 of London and a very short walk to 24hr bus stops, 24hr tube stations and the London Overground.

Palmers Lodge: Swiss Cottage,
40 College Crescent,
London, NW3 5LB, UK.

Directions to Swiss Cottage

  • London Underground: Swiss Cottage

    The nearest tube station, located on the Jubilee line (silver). From central London take a north bound train and we are located 2 stops after Baker Street.

    When leaving the station take exit number 2, turn left on exiting the station. Walk up the hill slightly staying on the right hand side of the road, following College Crescent after walking 2-3 minutes you will come to a small fork in the road, to the left is College Crescent and to the right is Fitzjohn’s Avenue. Directly in front on the left of you will be big red building which is us.

    On Friday and Saturday nights there is 24 hour tube lines running every 10 minutes on the Jubilee line.

    Video directions from Swiss Cottage Station
  • London Underground: Finchley Road

    Finchley Road is another station very close to the hostel, linked to the Metropolitan line. This station has direct access to and from Kingscross, Liverpool Street and East London.

    Leave the station turn right, cross the road. Keep following the road and you will see a petrol station with a road going directly up hill (College Crescent), go up the hill and we will just be on the right hand side.

    Video directions from Finchley Road Station
  • London Overground

    If you’re coming via the London Overground the nearest stop to us is Finchley Road & Frognal. Turn right leaving the station and walk down Finchley Road, cross the road after 10minute walk you will see College Crescent on your right next to a petrol station.

  • Bus, Night Bus & Night Tubes

    There are many buses which go directly to Swiss Cottage station, the key buses are 82 from Victoria station, 113 from Marble Arch, 31 to Camden and the number 13 from Covent Garden.

    All are a 5 minute walk to the hostel and stop directly at either Swiss Cottage or Finchley Road stations.

    On Friday and Saturday nights there is 24 hour tube lines running every 10 minutes on the Jubilee line.

    See a full breakdown of buses to Palmers Lodge: Swiss Cottage London hostel.

  • Heathrow Airport

    From Heathrow airport take the Underground tube line Piccadilly (dark blue) straight to Green Park, from there take the north bound Jubilee line to Swiss Cottage.

    Alternatively take the Heathrow Express to Paddington, from there take any east bound tube line to Baker street station and take the Jubilee line to Swiss Cottage.

  • Luton or Stansted Airports

    From Stansted Airport take the National Express Coach which will drop you off at Finchley Road, only 4 minutes walk to our hostel on 40 College Crescent.

    From Luton Airport take the First Capital Connect train to Brighton and get off at West Hampstead Station and change for the Underground – Jubilee line (south-bound) to Swiss Cottage.

  • Eurostar

    From King’s Cross St.Pancras Underground Station
    Take the Circle Line towards Hammersmith or Hammersmith & City Line towards Hammersmith (H&C Line) Underground Station to Baker Street Underground Station
    Take the Jubilee Line towards Stanmore Underground Station to Swiss Cottage

    Video directions from Eurostar Terminal

The best of the city
just around the corner

Big Ben & Parliament

18 mins

Located on the Jubilee line our hostel is a short tube ride from the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace and all the famous landmarks of London.

Wembley Stadium

18  mins

Wembley Stadium is one of the premier tourist destinations in London. Whether you’re watching football, rugby, the NFL or in London for a concert, Swiss Cottage is a short tube ride away.

What's on at Wembley?

Oxford Street

18  mins

If it’s shopping that you are looking for, the Tube will take you directly from Swiss Cottage Station to the centre of Oxford Street, or you can shop ‘til you drop at Europe’s largest shopping centre Westfield.

London Eye

18  mins

You could also have a drink or two in Leicester Square, take a spin on the London Eye or spot Kate and William at Buckingham Palace, all this and more with the Tube from Swiss Cottage Underground Station, just around the corner.

Swiss Cottage to Wembley

  • Wembley via London Underground

    Go Finchley station, from there take the Metropolitan line to Wembley Park, from there you can walk directly to the stadium.

    Travel time of 25 minutes.

  • Wembley via London Buses

    Go to Finchley road, take the 113 bus to Graham Road, walk to Hendon Central, from there take the 83 bus to Fulton Road and you can then walk to the stadium.

    Travel time of around 50 minutes.

Simple tube journeys

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Any questions?

If you have any questions we would be delighted to hear from you.

Speak to a friendly & knowledgeable member of staff, call +44 (0) 20 7483 8470