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Department of Genetics

Downing Map

The Department of Genetics is located on Downing Site, which is an area between Downing Street and Tennis Court Road.  On arrival at the Department, please report to Reception.

Arriving by bus or coach

The main Cambridge bus station is located on Drummer Street and only a 5 minute walk.  You can find a walking route here or there is a taxi rank next to the bus station.

An alternative bus station is on Parkside which is a 5 - 10 minute walk and you can find a walking route here.

Arriving by train

Cambridge railway station is about one mile from the Department.  You can find a walking route here or there is a taxi rank immediately outside the train station.

Driving into Cambridge

Unfortunately, there is extremely limited on-site parking available for visitors to the Department. The nearest parking facility is the Grand Arcade multi-storey car park.

Park and Ride services operate from some peripheral sites. For details see the Cambridge City Council Park & Ride website.






Department address

Department of Genetics
University of Cambridge
Downing Street
United Kingdom

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