Maps and Directions

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Our Deptford incubator is wheelchair accessible. For further access information please contact the Studio Manager using the details above.

Trains and tubes

Deptford is in Zone 2

* From 12 January 2015 until August 2016, Southeastern services to and from Charing Cross will not call at London Bridge.  Cannon Street Station will still operate services to  Deptford but please refer to for up to date advice.

Nearest stations are Deptford Bridge DLR, Deptford overground, Greenwich (Cutty Sark DLR) and New Cross – which is on the new East London line. Deptford is one stop from London Bridge and travel time is approximately 7 minutes. All stations are a short distance from Cockpit Arts Deptford.


47 (Russell Square to North Greenwich) – stops Deptford Church Street
53 (Whitehall to Plumstead Common) – stops Deptford Bridge
177 (Peckham to Thamesmead) – stops Deptford Bridge
188 (Shoreditch to Catford) – stops Creek Road
199 (Canada Water to Catford) – stops Creek Road
225 (Bermondsey to Lewisham) – stops Deptford High Street


From Deptford Train Station (10 minutes if walking)
Turn left out of the station and go a short way up Deptford High Street. Turn at the first right into Crossfield Street and follow this (past school on right) to the main road (Deptford Church Street).  Cross road at crossing and continue straight ahead along Bronze Street.  At the end you will see the Laban Contemporary Dance Centre – turn right and Cockpit Arts is ahead on the left.

From Deptford Bridge DLR (8 minutes if walking)
Come out of the station on Deptford Bridge onto the Lewisham College side – go past the college (on your right) and turn first right into Deptford Church Street. Continue along until a small roundabout (Bird’s Nest Pub) and take right into Creekside. Follow until after railway bridge and Cockpit Arts is on your right.

From Greenwich Cutty Sark DLR (10 minutes if walking)
Turn right out of station into Creek Road.  Follow the road over the canal and turn left into Creekside.  Follow the road until you see Cockpit Arts (on your left before the railway bridge)

From New Cross (15 minutes if walking)
Come out of the station and head north on Amersham Vale toward Douglas Way. Turn right at Douglas Way and continue onto Giffin St. Turn left at Deptford Church onto Bronze St. At the end of the street you will see the Laban Contemporary Dance Centre – turn right and Cockpit Arts is ahead on the left.


There is free street parking at the Deptford site although do note that spaces are limited. There is also a private carpark. If you have an appointment with a Cockpit Arts staff member or a designer-maker, please contact them direct to arrange access.

The building

Visiting the Office
Press 001 on the door panel for the office. The office is open from 9.30am-1.30pm Monday-Friday.

Appointments with designer-makers
Each designer-maker has a studio buzzer. On the door panel, type in the number of the studio you are visiting.

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