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The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama is located in Swiss Cottage, within the borough of Camden; a dynamic, artistic area full of theatres, bars, restaurants and art galleries.

The borough of Camden incorporates a wealth of neighbourhoods including Holborn, Bloomsbury, Hampstead Heath, Highgate, part of Regent’s Park, Russell Square, Kilburn, Kentish Town, as well as parts of Covent Garden.

Students at Central have plenty of opportunities to immerse themselves in art, theatre and cultural activities, as well as being able to take advantage of the nightlife in the surrounding areas.

With quick and easy transport links across London, Central is conveniently located within easy reach of many of the capital’s main attractions and activities.


Central is located opposite Swiss Cottage station (Jubilee Line, exit 2), or approximately eight minutes walk from Finchley Road station (Metropolitan Line).


South Hampstead station is approximately a five minute walk.

Finchley Road & Frognal station is approximately a ten minute walk.


The following bus routes stop nearby: C11, 13, 31, 46, 82, 113, 187, 268.

By Car

Central is within a Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ) and parking is exteremely limited. There is no parking available at the School.

Disabled Parking

There are two blue badge disabled parking bays directly outside. For more disabled parking options, search for NW3 3HY on Blue Badge London's Find A Bay.

Alternatively, visitors with disabilities are welcome to call +44 (0) 20 7722 8183 prior to their visit as we may be able to arrange parking on-site.

Contact Us

The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Eton Avenue
London NW3 3HY

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7722 8183