The Primary Care Unit is part of the Department of Public Health and Primary Care at the University of Cambridge. We are based on two sites at the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. See latest map of the Campus (September 2020).
East Forvie site
Primary Care Unit
East Forvie Building
Cambridge Biomedical Campus
Telephone: +44 (0)1223 330300
Primary Care Unit
Strangeways Research Laboratory
Telephone: +44 01223 748600
Visiting the Strangeways site or the East Forvie site?
- The nearest train station is Cambridge (30 mins walk, 10-15 mins by taxi/bus), with 50-60 min connections from Kings Cross and Liverpool St Stations in London – also connections from Birmingham and Norwich
- The nearest bus stop is at the bus station at Addenbrooke’s Hospital and both sites are 5 minute walk from there. Use the Citi 1 or 7 or 13 from either the town centre or train station. Alternatively the Babraham Park and Ride bus runs a service every 10 minutes from the Babraham Car Park to Addenbrooke’s Hospital. There is also a bus stop for the U-Universal and the P-Pedigree bus close to the IPH site. Both buses use the Guided Busway to connect to the station, city centre and beyond.
- The closest airport is Stansted (about 40 mins drive)
Parking at East Forvie or at Strangeways must be booked in advanced due to the limited number of parking spaces. Please contact the group you are visiting to arrange a space.
Paid-for parking is also usually available: for East Forvie, use Car Park 2 near Addenbrookes, a ten minute walk from the building; and for Strangeways use the Babraham Park and Ride car park, a five minute bus ride or ten minute walk from Strangeways.
Find us on Google Maps here
This Cambridge Biomedical Campus Map shows the location of Car Park 2 and most buildings on the Campus.
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