Archived: Travel

The National Archives’ Kew site is accessible via public transport, car, motorbike or bicycle.

Please see our local map, which also shows accessible routes for disabled people, and a map of the wider area, or visit for a scalable map.

Address: The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU. For sat navs use the postcode TW9 4AD (Bessant Drive).

The National Archives’ are fully accessible to disabled visitors. See more information about access for disabled people.


Public transport

The nearest stations are Kew Gardens, which is served by the District tube line and the London Overground line, and Kew Bridge, served by South West Trains.

Use the Transport for London (if travelling within London) and National Rail websites to plan your journey via public transport.