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Exterior view of the hotel entrance at Thistle Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square Hotel Location


Thistle Trafalgar, Leicester Square is in the middle of London’s most vibrant area for culture, cuisine and history. You can marvel at the masterpieces in the National Gallery, catch a West End theatre show or take in the beauty of St James’s Park. The hotel is also a short 5 minute stroll from Leicester Square, Piccadilly Circus and Charing Cross stations.

Hotel Address

Whitcomb Street, Trafalgar Square, London WC2H 7HG

By Underground or Rail

Take the Underground either to Piccadilly Circus station (Piccadilly or Bakerloo lines) or to Leicester Square (Northern or Piccadilly lines). The nearest mainline station is London Charing Cross, which is walking distance from the hotel, or, from other mainline stations such as Kings Cross. Whichever station you choose, Thistle Trafalgar Square is about a four-minute walk.

From the Air

London Heathrow: Follow signs for the London Underground Piccadilly line and ride it to Leicester Square or Piccadilly Circus stations.

London Gatwick: Take the Gatwick Express to London Victoria, switch to the Underground Victoria line, change at Green Park station to the Piccadilly line, then exit at Leicester Square or Piccadilly Circus, both just a five-minute walk away.

London Stansted: Ride the Stansted Express to Tottenham Hale, transfer to the Victoria line until you reach Kings Cross, then ride the Piccadilly line.

By Road

From Hyde Park Corner, head east along Piccadilly to Piccadilly Circus. At the roundabout, take the fourth exit into Haymarket. At the end of Haymarket, turn left into Pall Mall, then take the second left into Whitcomb Street. Thistle Trafalgar Square is situated 100 yards on the right-hand side. To programme your sat-nav, please use the postcode WC2H 7HG.