Seed Creative Academy, First Floor, 95 Humberstone Gate, Leicester LE1 1WB


On Foot

Directions from St Margaret’s Bus Station:

  1. With your back to the bus station entrance/exit, turn right onto Gravel Street.
  2. At the junction with Church Gate, turn left.
  3. Continue up Church Gate until the junction with High Street and Belgrave Gate.
  4. At this junction, head towards the Clock Tower ahead of you.
  5. Turn left onto Humberstone Gate, along the pedestrian section.
  6. At Primark, continue along Humberstone Gate on the right hand side of the road.
  7. You will see Seed before the traffic lights at the corner of Rutland Street.
  8. The entrance to Seed has a porch way, next to Grizzlers takeaway.

Directions from Train Station:

  1. Leave the station by the exit onto London Road.
  2. Cross the road onto Waterloo Way.
  3. Turn right and follow the path, crossing Granby Street, and keep going past Blunts Shoes.
  4. The next left is Charles Street: turn into this road and head to the first pedestrian crossing.
  5. Cross at the pedestrian crossing and continue ahead onto Rutland Street, (you’ll pass Curve theatre).
  6. At the end of Rutland Street, turn left onto Humberstone Gate.
  7. The entrance to Seed has a porch way, next to Grizzlers takeaway.

By Bicycle

Coming down Humberstone Gate, there is a bike rack next to the taxi rank, in the central island. Seed is directly opposite.

By Car

On arrival in Leicester, follow signs for Cultural Quarter; head onto Humberstone Gate and you will see Seed on your left. For parking, continue along Humberstone Gate and turn left on Yeoman Street. Follow the road round to the NCP, Rutland Centre, Leicester, LE1 1TQ.

By Bus

All city centre bus services have stops within a 3 to 10-minute walk of Curve. The services that stop on or near Charles Street and Humberstone Gate are the closest. National Express and regional bus services terminate at St. Margaret’s Bus Station (approx. 12 minutes walk away – see above directions from St Margaret’s Bus Station).

For information on local public transport companies and your nearest bus stop, visit Leicester City Council’s Transport and Streets website.

See also: Bus Route planner. For general bus enquiries, please call the Traveline: 0871 200 2233.

Seed encourages sustainable travel and a number of options are listed here:

Planning your journey:

Walking route planner

Cycle journey route planner


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