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Transport from Hendon: Hendon and London local transport

Real time information on local transport to and from Hendon

Covid 19

You must wear a mask on Transport for London services including the Overground, Tube or Buses. You are strongly advised to do so on Thameslink and other train services, unless unable to do so for medical reasons.  

London journey planner

Transport for London travel app (iPhone, etc only)

Oyster pay as you go zones

There are some places out of London you can use Oyster but many lines where Oyster is not valid beyond a certain station.  If you go too far you may get fined £20.00  Use this map to see where you can and cannot go.   It also shows the more expensive national rail lines and the cheaper tube routes.

Thameslink trains from Hendon station

Hendon Campus pocket map

Lift sharing

Improve your skills as you travel: Linkedin learning app

Middlesex pays for you to have free access to Linkedin Learning.

You can download the Linkedin Learning app to your phone for courses on the go or check your app store and download it. For more information on Linkedin Learning see the Linkedin Learning Libguide.

Many courses can be listened to as audio only as well as video.

Linkedin Learning Logo

Read books as you travel: Kortext

You can download the Kortext app and read your Kortexts on the move, using the read aloud function.  Get the app from your app store and use your MdxUni email and your Kortext password to set it up.

iPhone: https://app.kortext.com/ios/download

Android: https://app.kortext.com/android/download

Save on travel: Use other university libraries

Sconul Access is a FREE scheme where you can use other university libraries in London to study and (depending on your level of study) borrow books. You can also use Eduroam to use their wifi to access our e-resources. See the list on this page for examples of libraries you can use in London

Save on travel: University Libraries in London you can use

University Libraries in London you can use to study via Sconul Access include:

  • Arts London (Camberwell, Chelsea, Elephant and Castle, Kings Cross, Wimbledon)
  • Bedfordshire (Luton)
  • Birkbeck University of London (Bloomsbury)
  • Brunel (Uxbridge)
  • City (Northampton Square, Bunhill Row)
  • East London (Stratford, Docklands)
  • Goldsmiths (New Cross)
  • Greenwich
  • Hertfordshire (Hatfield)
  • Kingston
  • London Metropolitan University (Holloway, Aldgate)
  • Queen Mary (Mile End)
  • Roehampton (Barnes)
  • Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (Swiss Cottage)
  • St Mary's (Twickenham)
  • South Bank (Elephant and Castle)
  • West London (Ealing)
  • Westminster (Marylebone and Harrow on the Hill)

For most students this is reference and study access, but you may also be able to borrow books. 

Save on travel: Your local public library

Anyone can use their local public library. Membership is free.

You can find your nearest public library using the Map on the MDX app:   Open the map and scroll to the right to find Around Me and a list of local libraries and other places will appear. 

Mdx Map app showing around me list of local libraries

Links to local borough libraries near Hendon: