UK Stem Cell Bank
National Institute for Biological Standards and Control
Click map for directions
Tel: +44(0) 1707 641000
Fax: +44 (0) 1707 641050
Mainline London Kings Cross to Potters Bar. You can either take
a taxi or use the bus directions below to get to NIBSC.
From Potters Bar train station take a No. 398 bus to Clare Hall
via South Mimms. There is then a short walk to NIBSC.
From M25 – exit at junction 23.
From A1 – exit at Junction 1- South Mimms/Services/Junction with
On main roundabout follow signs for ‘Services’, once on slip
road off of main roundabout, do not go into services, but follow
signs for “South Mimms”, this will take you past the Lantern
depot and lorry park. At small roundabout in front of Premier
Travel Lodge hotel, turn left. Take next left (Greyhound Lane), at
end of road turn left into ‘New Road, leading to Blanche Lane’,
follow to next small roundabout, turn left. At next small
roundabout go straight over and NIBSC is the second entrance on the
right. Report to Security for security pass. Security will advise
where to park and direct you to Reception.
Northern Line to High Barnet, 15 minute walk to bus stop then 84
bus to South Mimms. 15 min walk to NIBSC (see map).