Getting Here

The National College Creative Industries is based at The Backstage Centre, High House Production Park in Thurrock. We are located just 30 minutes from London.


Rail: Purfleet Station (C2C) - 1 mile

Trains run approximately every 30 minutes from London, Fenchurch Street line. For more information on train times please visit the C2C website or National Rail Enquiries. Please note that there is no taxi rank at the station, so taxis should be booked in advance if required.

Car: M25 Junction 30 - 1 mile

The main visitor entrance to High House Production Park is accessed from London Road, Purfleet. From Junction 30/31 of the M25 follow signs to Purfleet Railway Station. The site entrance is located just after the Stonehouse Corner Roundabout. Take the Purfleet Bypass exit at Stonehouse Corner Roundabout and then first left towards Carpetright. Keep left until you reach the car park between the Royal Opera House production workshop and The Backstage Centre.

Satellite Navigation: RM19 1AS 

Bus: Number 44

The number 44 from Grays and Lakeside stops on London Road in front of The Backstage Centre. Use either the Hutson Terrace or Lockyer Road stops.


London City Airport - 11 miles, London Southend Airport - 25 miles.


Ibis Hotel - Thurrock - 1 mile

Premier Inn Thurrock West - 1 mile

Premier Inn Thurrock East - 3 miles

Orset Hall Hotel - 8 miles