Schools Programme - Getting to Barnes

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How to get to the Judith Kerr Marquee on Barnes Pond

Our events in Barnes take place at:

The Judith Kerr Marquee

Barnes Pond, opposite Barnes Methodist Church, Station Road, Barnes SW13 0NH

By Train

The marquee is a 7-10 minute walk from either Barnes Bridge or Barnes Railway Stations.

By Bus

Buses 209, 378, 485, 533 and 969 all pass within a few hundred metres of the marquee, calling either at the ‘Barnes Pond’ or ‘Beverley Road’ stops. Please be aware, that routes have been affected by the closure of Hammersmith Bridge. For more details, use the TfL website here.

By Minibus or Coach

Community bus stand BC can be used for drop off and pick up, located adjacent to the Barnes Green Centre, on Church Road, Barnes SW13 9HE. 

Please note that minibuses and coaches cannot remain parked at Bus Stand BC, it can only be used for drop off and pick up. 

If you’re coming by minibus or coach please let us know at the time of booking so we can point you in the right direction for parking. The community bus stand is a lovely 1-2 minute walk past the pond to our marquee.

For latest updates and travel advice please visit the Transport For London website.

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