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Getting to the Conference

How to get to Conway Hall

Conway Hall is situated on historic Red Lion Square in Holborn, central London. Please visit them and take their tour on

Below please find a few hints and tips on how to get to The Playing Human Conference.

By Bus

Route 98 comes via Oxford Street and terminates in Red Lion Square. Routes 19, 38, 55 and 243 pass by the Theobalds Road entrance to the Hall. Any bus to Holborn, Grays Inn Road or Southampton Row/Kingsway comes close to Conway Hall.

By Underground

Holborn Station (Central and Piccadilly lines) is approximately five minutes walk away. Also within reasonable walking distance are Chancery Lane and Russell Square.

Travelling by Train

Farringdon, Euston, Waterloo & Waterloo East, Kings Cross and London’s Eurostar Terminal St. Pancreas International are under 15 minutes journey from Conway Hall. See National Rail for more details and planning your journey.


There is a Cycle Hire docking station on the corner of Red Lion Square and Old North Street. There are two more docking stations on Theobald’s Road and on Red Lion Street. You can find more about cycle hire on the TFL website here:

There are cycle racks available around the perimeter of Red Lion Square. Please see here for a google street view.

By Air

With 3 out of 4 of London’s international airports are within 1 hour’s journey, Conway Hall is extremely accessible for international visitors travelling by air to Gatwick, Stansted, London City or Heathrow.


There is metered car parking available in Red Lion Square and adjacent streets, unrestricted after 18.30, Saturdays after 13.30 and Sundays all day. Please note some parking areas are for “Residents Only” and there are other local restrictions.

To find local parking or reserve your space please use ParkJockey or Parkopedia.

Parking Suspensions

Current suspensions can be found on the Camden Council website: