How to Find Us
St James Preparatory School, Earsby Street, London W14 8SH
On arrival the entrance is on Earsby Street.
Tubes and Trains
Our closest station is Kensington (Olympia) on the London Overground network. It’s one stop from Shepherd’s Bush (Central line) or West Brompton (District line).
West Kensington is an 8 minute walk away, and High Street Kensington is a 4 minute bus ride or 12 minute walk away.
Change at Shepherd’s Bush for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia).
Baron’s Court is a 9 minute walk away from school.
Hammersmith & City Line
Hammersmith Station is a 5 minute bus ride or 15 minute walk away.
High Street Kensington is a 4 minute bus ride or 12 minute walk away. Hammersmith Station is a 5 minute bus ride or 15 minute walk away.
The following buses all stop within a very short walking distance of school:
9 – runs to and from Aldwych and Hammersmith.
23 – runs to and from Westbourne Park and Hammersmith.
27 – runs to and from Chalk Farm and Turnham Green.
28 – runs to and from Kensal Rise and Wandsworth.
49 – runs to and from White City and Clapham Junction.
391 – runs to and from Fulham and Richmond.
We recognise that for some parents it is convenient to drop-off their children on the way to work, but if you need to park please give consideration and respect to our neighbours.
There are CPZs in place in the residential roads near to the school, along with resident parking bays. Controlled times are 9.00am-5.00pm.
Walking, scooting and cycling
We do encourage as many families as possible to walk, scoot, cycle or take public transport when travelling to school.
There is a covered, secure shelter for the children to leave their scooters and bikes on site.