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Battersea Area Guide

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Located on the banks of the River Thames directly opposite Chelsea, Battersea has long been a popular place to live, no doubt due to the leafy streets, excellent local schools, the world famous Battersea Park and excellent transport links.

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Transport


There are plenty of transport options in Battersea, including the London Overground and bus network, as well as a plethora of road links.

By Train

3 well connected train stations service the area, including Clapham Junction, Queenstown Road & Battersea Park, all of which provide quick and fast national rail services into and out of Central London.

By Bus

Local bus routes include the 44 (to Victoria), the 137 (to Oxford Circus), the 156 (to Wimbledon), the 319 to Sloane Square, the 344 (to Liverpool Street) and the 452 (to Kensal Rise). There are two night buses – the N44 from Aldwych and the N137 from Oxford Circus.

By Car

Battersea’s road network provides excellent links into and out of London, via the A3205 the A3, and the A4.

Local Amenities


Battersea has an abundance of places to enjoy shopping, sports and leisure activities, including; 



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Schools


Battersea has a huge range of schools in and around the area, which explains the popularity of the area amongst families.
State Primary Schools

State Secondary Schools

Independent Primary and Preparatory Schools

Independent Secondary Schools

Restaurants & Bars


Bars and Restaurants in Battersea are one of the main draws to the area, with a huge selection of boutique destinations to eat and drink. 

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