Getting Here

By bus:     Nightingale is served by two bus routes, R9 and 353. The R9 runs every 12 minutes on a loop around Orpington starting and ending at Orpington Station. The bus stop closest to Nightingale is Tintagel Road/Eldred Drive and Nightingale is a few minute’s walk from here. The 353 runs between Forestdale and Ramsden Estate via Hayes, Locksbottom and Orpington Station. The bus runs every 15 minutes and Eldred Drive is the nearest bus stop to Nightingale which is just a few minute’s walk.

By train:   The nearest train station is Orpington which serves central London, Bromley South, Beckenham Junction and Penge East. From here take either the R9 or 353 to Nightingale.

By car:     Directions from Orpington War Memorial. Drive east on A232 Spur Road towards Court Road. At the junction, turn left then immediately right into Avalon Road. Take second exit at roundabout to remain on Avalon Road. Take first left into Wilmington Avenue. At the end of this road, turn right into Blenheim Road. Nightingale is 150 metres on the right.

Directions  from  Nugent Centre. Drive south on A224 Cray Avenue/Court Road. Turn left into Ramsden Road take the second exit at the roundabout and continue on Ramsden Road.  At the junction, turn right into Tintagel Road. Drive past Harris Academy, turn left into Eldred Drive and then right into Blenheim Road. Nightingale is 50 metres on the right.

Parking:    There is no parking on site for visitors but there is off-site parking in Blenheim Road and surrounding roads.