Microsoft Research Lab – Cambridge

Visiting Microsoft Research Cambridge

Below you will find useful information about visiting Microsoft Research in Cambridge.
The lab is only 200 yards from Cambridge Train Station, so we recommend travel to the lab by train, where possible. Trains from London Kings Cross take 50 minutes. Please note that there is no visitor parking available on-site.

Getting here

  • International airports: London Heathrow, London Gatwick
  • Regional airports: London City, London Stansted (closest), London Luton
  • National Rail train service
  • National Express coach service
  • Guided busway service connecting Huntingdon, St Ives, and Cambridge Train Station
  • Panther Taxis within Cambridge area: +44 (0) 1223 715 715
  • Executive Car Services for airport/longer distance transfers: +44 (0) 1223 212 122

Local travel information

  • There is no visitor parking available on site, but there is ample parking at Trumpington Park & Ride, which is 2 minutes from the M11. The bus goes every 15 minutes from the park & ride and gets you to the station in about 15 minutes, depending on traffic.
  • There are cycle stands available outside the lab.
  • Find out more about transportation, travel services and general tourist information on the Visit Cambridge Website.


Clayton Hotel
Station Road, Cambridge, CB1 2JW
T: +44 1223 792888

The Gonville Hotel
Gonville Place, Cambridge, CB1 1LY
T: +44 1223 366611 E:

Granta Place Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RT
T: +44 1223 259988

Hilton Cambridge City Centre Hotel
Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3DT
T: +44 1223 464491

Ibis Cambridge
2 Station Square, Cambridge, CB12GA
T: +44 (0)1223320960

You can find further accommodation options here.

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