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If you have questions about our ESL English courses, preparing for FCE, CAE or IELTS in London, or need help, please contact our English language centre by completing the form on this page or by telephone. 

You can call us on +44 (0)208 343 3567, or complete the contact form below and request a call back. We have members of staff who can speak the following languages to help you; Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Turkish, Hungarian, French, Russian, German and Italian. 

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Sovereign House, 1 Albert Place, Finchley, London N3 1QB

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Directions for Public Transport

North London

From Barnet (EN4, EN5) to Nacel English School 

By underground – Take Northern line (Southbound) from High Barnet station towards Modern via Bank or Kennington via Charing Cross and get off at Finchley Central station (4 stops), then take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 12 minutes)

By bus – get on the Bus 326 (direction Brent Cross) and get off at Finchley Central.

You are minutes away from the best English Class you’ll ever get 😊

Barnet is one of the neighborhoods closer to our school and we are part of the London Borough of Barnet (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/London_Borough_of_Barnet).

RAF Museum in London (www.rafmuseum.org.uk) is part of our borough.

From Totteridge & Whetstone (N20) to Nacel English School

By underground – Take the Northern line (Southbound) from Totteridge and Whetstone station towards Modern via Bank or Kennington via Charing Cross, get off at Finchley Central (3 stops), then take the exit “Ballards Lane”.  (Approx. journey time: 10-15 minutes)

By bus – get on the Bus 326 (Brent Cross) and get off at Finchley Central. (Approx. journey time: 20 minutes).

Nearly there! Just walk a few minutes and be greeted by your wonderful English teacher!

Totteridge has a marvelous Cricket Club https://totteridgemillhillians.com/

From Woodside Park (N12) to Nacel English School

By underground – Take the Northern line (Southbound) from Woodside Park station towards Modern via Bank or Kennington via Charing Cross, get off at Finchley Central (2 stops), then take the exit “Ballards Lane”.  (Approx. journey time: 5-10 minutes)

By bus 1 – get on the Bus 326 (direction Brent Cross) and get off at Finchley Central. (Approx. journey time: 15 minutes)

By bus 2 – Take the bus number Bus 13 (direction Victoria) OR Bus 125 (direction Colindale) OR Bus 460 (direction Willesden Gar), get off at Finchley Central Station (Approx. journey time: 15 minutes).

You could also simply come walking to your English class from any part of Woodside Park.

From West Finchley (N3) to Nacel English School

By underground – Take the Northern line (Southbound) from West Finchley station towards Modern via Bank or Kennington via Charing Cross, get off at Finchley Central (1 stop), then take the exit “Ballards Lane”.  (Approx. journey time: 5-10 minutes)

West Finchley is home to Stephens House and Gardens http://www.stephenshouseandgardens.com/. Lovelly to visit.

From North Finchley (N12) to Nacel English School

By bus – Take the bus number Bus 13 (direction Victoria) OR Bus 125 (direction Colindale) OR Bus 460 (direction Willesden Gar) for 5 stops, get off at Finchley Central Station (Approx. journey time: 15 minutes).

From East Finchley (N2) to Nacel English School

BY BUS – Take the bus number Bus 143 (direction Brent Cross), stay on the bus for 11 stops, get off at Finchley Central Station. From there walk for 1 minute to get to the school. (Approx. journey time: 25-30 minutes)

BY underground – From East Finchley station take the Northern line (Northbound) towards High Barnet, get off at Finchley Central (1 stop) and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 10 minutes)

From Muswell Hill (N10) to Nacel English School

By bus and underground: Walk to Queens Avenue and take the bus number Bus 43 (direction London Bridge) OR Bus 134 (direction Warren Street) and stay on the bus for 7 stops, get off at Highgate Station. Walk to Highgate Underground Station (2 minutes) and take the Northern line (Northbound) towards High Barnet (2 stops), get off at Finchley Central and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 30 minutes)

By bus and underground: Walk to Muswell Hill and take the bus number Bus 234 (direction Highgate Wood) OR Bus 102(direction Brent Cross) and stay on the bus for 7 stops, get off at East Finchley Station. Walk to East Finchley Underground Station (2 minutes) and take the Northern line (Northbound) towards High Barnet (1 stops), get off at Finchley Central and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 30 minutes).

Muswell Hill is a mainly Edwardian north London suburb, you should visit Alexandra Palace “https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandra_Palace” while being there.

From Highgate (N6, N10) to Nacel English School 

By underground – From Highgate station, take the Northern line (Northbound) towards High Barnet (2 stops), get off at Finchley Central and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 8-10 minutes)

By bus –take Bus 263 (direction Barnet Hospital) and get off at The Bishops Avenue. Take Bus 143 (direction Brent Cross) and stay on the bus for 12 stops, get off at Finchley Central Station. (Approx. journey time: 30 minutes.

Don’t forget to check the activities available at Hampstead Heath https://www.hampsteadheath.net/

From Tufnell Park (N7 0PG) to Nacel English School

By underground – Walk to Kentish Town Station OR Tufnell Park, take the Northern line (Northbound) towards High Barnet and get off at Finchley Central (5 stops), and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 25-30 minutes)

From Wood Green (N22) to Nacel English School

By bus: Take Bus 221 (direction Edgware) and get off at North Finchley (20 stops). Then take Bus 13 (direction Victoria)OR Bus 125 (direction Colindale) OR Bus 460 (direction Willesden Gar) and get off at Finchley Central (5 stops). (Approx. journey time: 40 minutes)

By underground and bus: take Piccadilly line towards Arnos Grove and get off at Arnos Grove (2 stops). From bus stop Arnos Grove (stop T), take Bus 382 (Mill Hill East) and get off at Finchley Central. (Approx. journey time: 50 minutes).

Check the program to know what’s happening at Bruce Castle Museum : https://www.haringey.gov.uk/libraries-sport-and-leisure/culture-and-entertainment/visiting-haringey/bruce-castle-museum/whats-bruce-castle-museum

From Harringay (N15) to Nacel English School

By underground & bus: take Piccadilly line towards Arnos Grove and get off at Arnos Grove (2 stops). From bus stop Arnos Grove (stop T), take Bus 382 (direction Mill Hill East) and get off at Finchley Central (17 stops). (Approx. journey time: 50 minutes)

By underground & bus: take Bus 41 (direction Archway) and get off at Archway Station. Go to Archway underground Station and take the Northern Line (Northbound) towards High Barnet or Mill Hill East. Get off at Finchley Central station (3 stops) and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 50 minutes).

From Enfield (EN1, EN2, EN3)

By bus – Take Bus 307 (direction Barnet Hospital) and get off at East Barnet Village. Walk to the bus stop Crescent Road (Stop BT) and take Bus 326 (direction Brent Cross). Get off at Finchley Central. (Approx. journey time: 65 minutes)

By underground & bus – Take Bus 307 (direction Barnet Hospital) and get off at High Barnet. Walk to High Barnet underground station and take Northern line (Southbound) towards Modern via Bank or Kennington via Charing Cross. Get off at Finchley Central (4 stops) and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 65 minutes)

Enfield’s Trent Park is a noticeable landmark that has to be visited :
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trent_Park

North West London

From Mill Hill East (NW7) to Nacel English School 

By bus – Take the bus number Bus 382 (direction Southgate), get off at Finchley Central Station (5 stops). (Approx. journey time: 25-30 minutes)

BY underground – Take the Northern Line (Southbound) from Mill Hill East station towards Modern via Bank or Kennington via Charing Cross, get off at Finchley Central (1 stop) and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 15-20 minutes)

From Mill Hill (NW7) to Nacel English School 

By bus – Walk to St Michaels Church and take the bus number Bus221 (direction Turnpike Lane Bus Station) and stay on the bus for 9 stops, get off at Sanders Lane and take the bus number Bus 382 (direction Southgate), get off at Finchley Central (6 stops). (Approx. journey time: 25-30 minutes)

By underground & bus – Walk to St Michaels Church and take the bus number Bus 221 (direction Turnpike Lane Bus Station) and stay on the bus for 10 stops, get off at Mill Hill East Station. Walk to Mill Hill East underground station and take the Northern Line (Southbound) towards Modern via Bank or Kennington via Charing Cross and get off at Finchley Central (1 stop) and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 30 minutes)

To be visited is the University of London observatory https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ucl-observatory/

From Hendon (NW4) to Nacel English School 

By bus – Walk to Hendon Station and take the bus number Bus 183 (direction Golders Green) (3 stops), get off at Hendon Town Hall and take the bus number Bus 326 (direction Barnet, Spires) for 12 stops OR the bus number Bus 143(direction Archway) for 13 stops, get off at Finchley Central. (Approx. journey time: 30 minutes)

Hendon Golf Club is one of the best in London https://www.hendongolf.com/

From Brent Cross (NW2) to Nacel English School 

By bus: Take Bus 143 (direction Archway) or Bus 326 (direction Barnet, Spires) and get off at Finchley Central. (Approx. journey time: 20 minutes)

From Hampstead (NW3) to Nacel English School

By underground – take Northern Line (Southbound) (from Hampstead station OR Belsize Park station) towards Modern or Kennington. Get off at Camden Town station and change Northern Line (Northbound) towards High Barnet or Mill Hill East (5 stops). (Approx. journey time: 35 minutes)

By bus – take Bus 268 (direction Golders Green). Get off at Golders Green then walk to bus stop Golders Green Station (stop GU). Take Bus 460 (direction North Finchley) OR Bus 13 (direction North Finchley) and get off at Finchley Central (12 stops). (Approx. journey time: 40 minutes)

By underground & bus 1 – take Northern Line (Northbound) (from Hampstead station/ Belsize Park station) towards Edgeware. Walk to bus stop Golders Green Station (stop GU) and take Bus 460 (direction North Finchley) OR Bus 13(direction North Finchley) and get off at Finchley Central (12 stops). (Approx. journey time: 35 minutes)

By underground & bus 2 – take Bus C11 towards Archway and get off at Archway station. Go to Archway Station and take the Northern Line (Northbound) towards High Barnet or Mill Hill East. get off at Finchley Central station (3 stops) and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 35 minutes).

Hampstead is an amazing north London neighborhood. If I had to pick one attraction I would pick it’s the Isoko flats and it’s Isoko gallery. https://isokongallery.org/

From Golders Green (NW11) to Nacel English School

By bus – Take Bus 460 (direction North Finchley) OR Bus 13 (direction North Finchley) and get off at Finchley Central. (Approx. journey time: 15-20 minutes)

From Wembley (HA0) to Nacel English School

By bus – take Bus 245 (Golders Green). Get off at Dunstan Road Child’s Hill. Take Bus 460 (North Finchley) OR Bus 13(North Finchley) and get off at Finchley Central (21 stops). (Approx. journey time: 65 minutes)

Let’s check together what’s available at Wembley Stadium https://www.wembleystadium.com/


From Wembley Park (HA9) to Nacel English School

By underground – From Wembley Park station take south bound Metropolitan line towards Aldgate. Get off at Euston Square station and walk to Warren Street station. Take Northern Line (Northbound) towards High Barnet or Mill Hill East and get off at Finchley Central station and take the exit “Ballards Lane”. (Approx. journey time: 65 minutes)

By bus – take Bus 83 (direction Golders Green). Get off at Hendon Way then walk to bus stop Hendon Central (stop F). Take Bus 143 (direction Archway) OR Bus 326 (direction Barnet, Spires) and get off at Finchley Central.

By underground and Bus 1 – take south bound Metropolitan line towards Aldgate and get off at Finchley Road station. from bus stop Finchley Road Station take Bus 13 (direction North Finchley) and get off at Finchley Central (24 stops). (Approx. journey time: 60 minutes)

By underground and Bus 2 – take south bound Jubilee line towards Stratford and get off at Willesden Green station. from bus stop Willesden Green Station (stop B) take Bus 460 (direction North Finchley) and get off at Finchley Central (24 stops). (Approx. journey time: 60 minutes)