We are located in the G.O. Jones Building on the Mile End Campus, midway between Stepney Green and Mile End Tube stations, approximately 15-20 minutes from central London on the Central or District lines. If exiting Stepney Green tube station, turn left and walk along the Mile End Road for approximately 300 metres. The G.O. Jones (Physics) building is to the right of the main college building, which is fronted by a clocktower and lawn. If exiting Mile End tube station, turn left and walk approximately 300 metres until you are opposite the main college building. Reception is on the 1st floor, PPRC personnel is on the 4th and 5th floor.
The School of Physics, Queen Mary,
University of London, Mile End Road
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7882 5051
Fax: +44(0)20 8981 9465
Email: physics [at] qmul.ac.uk
This campus map shows the main buildings. Some alternative maps of the campus and area are:
Travel Information (Tube, Bus, Trains)
The London Transport website will allow you to plan the best route to reach us from anywhere in London. Select as destination the College postcode: E1 4NS. The nearest tube stations are Mile End (Central Line) and Stepney Green (District/Hammermith & City Lines). If you are travelling from outside London (or from an airport), you can plan the train journey here.
Train: The following train services can be used from Gatwick: Gatwick Express (to Victoria station), Southern Trains and First Capital Connect (to London Bridge)
Bus: The following bus services run from Gatwick: easyBus and National Express.
Taxi: A taxi would take about 65 minutes to central London.
Train: Stansted Express runs every 15 minutes and takes about 45 minutes to reach London Liverpool Street. National Express East Anglia runs to Stratford (East London).
Bus or Coach: Coaches run from Stansted to London, with destinations including Liverpool Street, Victoria, Stratford, Baker Street and Kings Cross.
Taxi: A taxi takes about 1h to central London, the cost is about £99 for one to four people.
Train: There is the Heathrow Express and Heathrow Connect which run from Heathrow to London Paddington. These trains run every 15 and 30 minutes respectively.
Bus and Coach: Heathrow to Feltham is the local 285 bus service which links Heathrow with Feltham rail station. From Feltham rail station there are frequent trains to London Waterloo. National Express coach runs services throughout the day with journey times of between 40 and 80 minutes to Victoria coach station.
Taxi: A taxi takes about 40 minutes to central London
London City Airport
This is the airport closest to the College.
DLR: The DLR departs London City Airport frequently with journey times of less than 7 minutes to Canning Town or Woolwich Arsenal and 22 minutes to Bank. Plan your journey on the Transport for London web site.
Bus: Plan your journey on the Transport for London web site.
Taxi: A taxi would take about 15 minutes and cost about £15.
London Southend Airport
Train: Services to London Liverpool Street and London Stratford. Further options can be found on the Airport website.