Getting to the FRA

Where in London is The Fashion Retail Academy?

Our address is 15 Gresse Street, London, W1T 1QL. 

You can reach Gresse Street via Oxford Street and Rathbone Place, or via Tottenham Court Road and Stephen Street.

From September 2024, our new campus, Electra House, will be located near Liverpool Street, London. The nearest stations are Moorgate (immediately opposite) and Liverpool Street Station (5-minute walk).

How do I get to the Fashion Retail Academy?

The nearest tube stations are Tottenham Court Road (Northern Line & Central Line), Goodge Street (Northern Line) and Oxford Circus (Central Line, Bakerloo Line & Victoria Line). There are several bus stops nearby.

What ways can I save money on travel?

Student Oyster cards are discount travel cards that give you reduced fares on buses, tubes and trams in and around London. To apply for a 16-18 Oyster Photo Card, you’ll need to be

  • Under 18 on 31 August of the year that you are applying
  • Living in London
  • In full-time education

Students aged 18+ can get a discount of 30% off the full adult rate.

For more information, please visit the TFL website.

If you are 16 or 17, you can buy a 16-17 Saver Railcard. You can use this to save 50% on all train travel - including peak times and season tickets. It costs £30 and is valid for 12 months or until your 18th birthday, whichever comes first.

For more details, and to purchase a railcard, visit the 16-17 Saver website.

16-25 & 26-30 RAILCARDS
If you are 16-30 and travelling from outside London, you should consider buying either a 16-25 Railcard or a 26-30 Railcard. These will get you 1/3 off Standard Anytime, Off-Peak, Standard Advanced and First-Class Advanced fares.

For more information, and to purchase a railcard, visit the 16-25 Railcard website, the 26-30 Railcard website or the Trainline railcard.

You can also visit Turn2us for more information on welfare benefits and charitable grants.