Located near the heart of Central London just off the stylish neighbourhoods of Belgravia and Chelsea, Pimlico Road is a premier destination for art, interior design, and more. Whether you have a passion for luxurious handmade rugs by Luke Irwin or want to spend your day at Daylesford for a quick organic bite to eat, this area has something everyone can enjoy.

To make your shopping or sightseeing time a bit less stressful, we’ll tell you the many ways to get to Pimlico Road, whether it be by car, train or bike.

Where is Pimlico Road?

Pimlico Road is ideally located in Central London within the City of Westminster which makes it a prime location for getting to from pretty much anywhere else within the city. It is situated within the heart of Belgravia and is bordered by some of London's most well-known areas, including Chelsea and Westminster.

Running straight from Buckingham Palace Road to Chelsea Bridge Road, Pimlico Road is lined with top interiors boutiques.

How to get to Pimlico Road by Tube

Pimlico Road is easy to access by tube as there are several lines that run through the area. Here are some of the closest ones to Pimlico Road:

  • Victoria Station - five-minute walk
  • Circle Line (Sloane Square) - six-minute walk
  • Piccadilly Line - 12-minute walk
  • Bakerloo Line - 14-minute walk

If you're travelling from one of London's airports to Pimlico Road, here’s how to find your way:

From Heathrow, hop on the Piccadilly line (towards Arnos Grove) and get off at Gloucester Road. From there, swap to either the Circle (Yellow) or District (Green) lines to Sloane Square, which is only a six-minute walk away.

Anyone coming into Gatwick Airport can hop on the Gatwick Express to Victoria Station and from there it’s only a three-minute walk.

Finally, for Stansted Airport, the quickest route is to take the Stansted Express, getting off at Tottenham Hale then hopping onto the Victoria line (Light blue) at Tottenham Hale heading towards Brixton and getting off at Victoria Station. And once again, it's only a three-minute walk to Pimlico Road from there.

How to get to Pimlico Road by train

The nearest train station to Pimlico Road is Victoria Station, which is a 15-minute walk away.

How to get to Pimlico Road by bus

There are several bus routes that connect to Pimlico Road, including:

  • Bus Route 11
  • Bus Route 19
  • Bus Route 137
  • Bus Route 170
  • Bus Route 211
  • Bus Route N11

Choosing the bus is the best way to see London's top sights and attractions while you travel to the Pimlico Road.

Here is the complete list of nearby bus stops and their walking time to Pimlico Road:

Ebury Bridge

Buses: No.11, 170 & 211
Walking time: Three-minute walk

Victoria Coach Station

Buses: No.11, 170, & 211
Walking time: Five-minute walk

Royal Hospital Chelsea

Buses: No.11, 19, 137 & 170
Walking time: Five-minute walk

Ebury Bridge Road

Buses: No.11, 170 & 211
Walking time: Six-minute walk

Chelsea Bridge Road

Buses: No.11, N11, 170 & 211
Walking time: Six-minute walk

How to get to Pimlico Road by car

Getting to Pimlico Road by car is very easy, especially if you live near central London. Being an A Road that runs from Buckingham Palace Road to Chelsea Bridge Road, you can get here through the majority of inlet roads to the City of Westminster.

Parking - Pimlico Road

Planning is essential when travelling through Central London in a car, given that parking can be tricky to find. Pimlico Road does have street parking available, but spaces fill up quickly.

Instead, a great alternative is the nearby Q-Park Pimlico. Located just outside of the congestion zone in Pimlico, the car park is a short walk away from Victoria train station and even has an online booking facility for VIP parking spaces.

How to get to Pimlico Road by bicycle

Bike lovers don’t need to worry about getting to Pimlico Road either. The Cycle Superhighway Route 5 connects Oval directly to Pimlico with a clear and easy path which can be covered in just 20 minutes. Pimlico also has an abundance of cycling lanes making it safe and easy to travel through the area.

There are several dedicated bike parking areas dotted around in which to lock up your bike, all within a short walking distance of Pimlico Road.