Getting there

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Britannia Row is situated just off Essex Road in the heart of Islington. The nearest transport links are Essex Road (Overground) which is 5 minutes’ walk, Angel (Northern Line) which is 10 minutes’ walk, and Highbury & Islington (Victoria Line and Overground) which is 10-15 minutes’ walk. King’s Cross is only 10 minutes by bus on routes 73 and 476. Old Street is 15 minutes by bus on route 271.

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Please note that during weekdays and on Saturday, parking in Islington is restricted. In the evenings and on Sunday, parking is available on adjacent streets to the Centre on single yellow lines. There is limited Pay and Display parking on Essex Road, in Britannia Row and on some other surrounding streets, with prices ranging from £2.40 to £4.80 per hour, depending on location. Pay and Display does not operate after 1.30pm on Saturday or at all on Sunday. There are private car parks eight minutes' walk away, next to the Business Design Center on Upper Street. The N1 Centre's car park is situated in Parkfield Street, just off Upper Street (and is accessed via Berners Road) where disabled parking is available. Private parking costs from £1.50 off-peak at N1 to £3 standard, but do check current prices before you park.

Suggested Accommodation

Youth Hostel
79-81 Euston Road
Tel: 0845 371 9344

Highbury Centre
26 Aberdeen Park
Highbury, London N5 2BJ
+44 20 7226 2663

Generator Hostel
37 Tavistock Place,
London WC1H 9SE

The Luxury Inn
156 Tottenham Road Hackney, London N1 4DY
+44 (0)207 502 6081

Mountview Guest House
31 Mountview Road
Finsbury Park, London N4 4SS
+ 44 (0)20 8340 9222

Premier Inn
Euston: +44 (0)871 527 8656
Kings Cross St. Pancras: +44 (0)871 527 8672

Thistle Euston
Cardington Street
Euston, London NW1 2LP
+44 (0)871 376 9017 / (0)845 305 8317

Euston, King’s Cross, King’s Cross Royal Scot, Farringdon, Covent Garden

Alternatively, you can check Airbnb or Homestay