By definition the most central Hotel in London

Located on the south-side of the Square, The Trafalgar is nestled in amongst some of London’s iconic landmarks; think Nelson’s Column, The London Eye and Big Ben.

Just a step away from Soho. Covent Garden, Theatreland and London’s West End.

Please call our concierge for directions to the hotel, or for transportation arrangements while staying at The Trafalgar.

Parking is available via the Q Parks Trafalgar Car Park situated at the rear of the hotel. Guests can benefit from preferential rates of up to 40% discount and will also be able to guarantee a space by clicking on the link to pre-book parking.
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The Trafalgar
2 Spring Garden
Trafalgar Square
London SW1A 2TS

TEL: +44 20 7870 2900
FAX: +44 20 7870 2911

Getting there:

> By Train

The two closest stations are Charing cross and Embankment. Charing cross is on the Northern, Jubilee and Bakerloo lines, and the hotel is a five-minute walk away. Embankment is on the Northern, Bakerloo, District and Circle lines, and the hotel is a ten-minute walk away.

> By Car

From the North

M1 to J1, A5 to Marble Arch / Park Lane / Hyde Park Corner. Turn left into Piccadilly and follow signs for Trafalgar Square.

From the South

M23 to A23 into Central London. Go over Westminster Bridge and follow signs for Trafalgar Square.

From the West

M40 to A40 to A5 to Marble Arch / Park Lane / Hyde Park Corner. Turn left into Piccadilly and follow signs for Trafalgar Square.

From the East

A12 to Bow and onto A11 signposted City of London. take A3211 to Victoria Embankment and follow signs for Trafalgar Square. The hotel is on the South side of Trafalgar Square and parking is behind the hotel.

> By Air

From Heathrow Airport

Heathrow express rail service to Paddington station.
Journey time 15 minutes.
Then take the tube – Bakerloo line to Charing Cross.
Five-minute walk to the hotel.
Taxi – 1 hour 10 minutes.

From Gatwick Airport

Gatwick express rail service to Victoria station.
Journey time 40 minutes.
Then take the tube – circle line, change at Embankment to the Bakerloo line to Charing Cross.
Five-minute walk to the hotel.
Taxi – 1 hour 20 minutes.

From City Airport

Taxi – 45 minutes.
Tube – take the Docklands Light Railway from Royal Albert to Canning town, change to the Jubilee line to Waterloo, then take the Bakerloo line to Charing Cross.
Journey time one hour.

From Stansted Airport

Train – to Liverpool Street station.
Journey time 40 minutes.
Then take the tube to Embankment.
Ten-minute walk to the hotel.
Taxi – 1 hour 30 minutes.

From Luton Airport

Train – take the shuttle bus to Luton Airport Parkway, then take the train to King’s Cross.
Journey time 40 minutes.
Then take the tube to Piccadilly Circus.
Five-minute walk to the hotel.

Nearby Attractions

  • Big Ben 11 mins
  • China Town 08 mins
  • Covent Garden11 mins
  • Fourth Plinth 02 mins
  • Institute of Contemporary Arts 06 mins
  • London Eye 11 mins
  • London Transport Museum 11 mins
  • National Gallery 03 mins
  • National Portrait Gallery 03 mins
  • Nelson’s Column 02 mins
  • Piccadilly Circus 10 mins
  • Soho 14 mins
  • Somerset House 13 mins
  • St Martin-in-the-Fields 03 mins
  • Theatreland 07 mins
  • West End 06 mins