Travelling to the Mumford Theatre

How to find us

The Mumford Theatre is on Anglia Ruskin University's Cambridge campus. Our address is East Road, Cambridge, CB1 1PT.

On foot

We're a ten-minute walk from the centre of Cambridge and landmarks such as the Guildhall and Market Square.

When you arrive on campus, enter the University by either the main entrance on East Road, or the side entrance on Bradmore Street. Walk down the corridor towards the University Library and look for the doors on the right into the Mumford Theatre.

Car and taxi

We don't have any parking available on campus (though there are a limited number of spaces for Blue Badge holders; please see Accessibility). However, Queen Anne Terrace and the Grafton Centre (East) car parks are within easy walking distance. View our walking map

For up-to-date information on parking charges, visit the Cambridge City Council website.

Two of Cambridge's park and ride bus routes (Milton and Newmarket Road) stop at the Grafton Centre, opposite our campus. The park and ride costs £1 for up to 18 hours parking, plus £3 for a day return ticket.

Taxis can drop you off at the University entrance on Bradmore Street. Some local taxi firms are:

  • Abba taxis - 01223 245245 or
  • Cabco/A1 - 01223 711111
  • Camtax - 01223 242424
  • Panther - 01223 715715

Bus and coach

The Mumford Theatre is within easy walking distance of Cambridge's main bus station, Drummer Street. View our walking map.

A number of local buses also stop on East Road and Mill Road. Two of Cambridge's park and ride bus routes (Milton and Newmarket Road) stop at the Grafton Centre, opposite our campus. Meanwhile, National Express coaches stop about five minutes' walk away on Parkside, near the police station.


There are frequent, direct trains to Cambridge from London, Bury St Edmunds, Ely, Ipswich, King's Lynn, Newmarket, Norwich and Peterborough. National Rail Enquiries can help with journey planning.

It's about a 20-minute walk from Cambridge train station to the Mumford Theatre. Check our walking map or see the list of local taxi firms on this page.