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Visiting Global Inkjet Systems (GIS)

Address and Contact Details:

Head Office 

Edinburgh House
St. John’s Innovation Park
Cowley Road
Cambridge
CB4 0DS

Goods In
Suites 5/6
Edinburgh House
St. John’s Innovation Park
Cowley Road
Cambridge
CB4 0DS

Phone Number: +44 (0)1223 733 733


By Road

Global Inkjet Systems’ offices are located on the North side of Cambridge with easy access from the A14 and the M11. 
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There is ample visitor parking in front of the Jeffreys Building.

By Rail

The nearest Railway Station to Global Inkjet Systems is Cambridge Railway Station. It is approximately 6 miles, 9.5 kilometres from the railway station to Global Inkjet System. You can complete your journey to Global Inkjet Systems by taxi or bus. A taxi journey will take around 20 to 30 minutes depending on traffic. Bus number 99 leaves stop number 2 at the railway station every 20 minutes during the day and the nearest bus stop is Cambridge Science Park. From there is it about a ten minute walk to the Global Inkjet Systems offices. 

By Air

Cambridge Airport is less than 4 miles, 6.5 kilometres from the Global Inkjet Systems offices and the journey time by car or taxi would be around 10 to 15 minutes depending on traffic. Please note that this is a small airport which offers some very limited services to a small number of destinations.

Stansted Airport is approximately 35 miles from the Global Inkjet Systems offices and the journey time by car or taxi would be around 45 minutes by car or taxi depending on traffic. It is also possible to travel from Stansted Airport to Cambridge Railway Station by train. Refer to section 2.2 above for details of completing your journey if you decide to travel from this airport by train.

Luton Airport is approximately 45 miles, 72 kilometres from the Global Inkjet Systems Offices and the journey time by car or taxi would be around 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes depending on traffic.
 
London City Airport is approximately 62 miles, 100 kilometres from the Global Inkjet Systems Offices and the journey time by car or taxi would be around 1 hour 15 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes depending on traffic.

Birmingham Airport is approximately 90 miles, 145 kilometres from the Global Inkjet Systems Offices and the journey time by car or taxi would be around 1 hour 40 minutes to 2 hours depending on traffic.

Heathrow Airport is approximately 92 miles, 148 kilometres from the Global Inkjet Systems Offices and the journey time by car or taxi would be around 1 hour 45 minutes to 2 hours depending on traffic.

Gatwick Airport is approximately 112 miles, 180 kilometres from the Global Inkjet Systems Offices and the journey time by car or taxi would be around 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours depending on traffic.
 

Entering the Edinburgh House Building and coming to the GIS offices - Main (Front) entrance

There is an intercom system located on the left wall as you approach the Edinburgh House building; please press 'B103' and we will open glass door to let you into the building. Turn right and walk to the brown door which leads to the lift. Take the lift from the ground floor to the first floor. Our offices are located to the right as you exit the lift. Make your way through the door you will find yourself in the GIS offices.
 

Entering the Edinburgh House Building and coming to the GIS offices - Back entrance

There is an intercom system located on the left wall as you approach the Edinburgh House building from the back; please press 'B103' and we will open glass door to let you into the building. Walk through the glass doors and head towards the other end of the building. Turn left when you reach the last brown door which leads to the lift. Take the lift from the ground floor to the first floor. Our offices are located to the right as you exit the lift. Make your way through the door you will find yourself in the GIS offices.


Useful to know: Our offices are easily accessible by wheel chair. Toilets are located on the right as you enter the buidling on all floors. Please note the Edinburgh House building is non-smoking area. 
 

Staying near Global Inkjet Systems

Cambridge is a tourist destination and there are many hotels that you can choose from. The following list is a small selection of hotels that are relatively close to the Global Inkjet Systems offices. Please refer to the hotels’ websites for full details including reservations, availability and location.

Travelodge Cambridge Orchard Park
Chieftain Way
Orchard Park
Kings Hedges Road
Cambridge
CB4 2WR
www.travelodge.co.uk

Premier Inn
Ring Fort Road
Cambridge
CB4 2GR
www.premierinn.com

Holiday Inn
Lakeview
Bridge Road
Impington
Cambridge
CB24 9PH
www.holidayinn.com

The Crown & Punchbowl
High St
Horningsea
Cambridge
CB25 9JG
www.thecrownandpunchbowl.com

Hotels in Cambridge City Centre
If you wish to explore Cambridge during your visit to Global Inkjet Systems, you may wish to stay nearer to the heart of Cambridge. There are many bars and restaurants to explore and there are also beautiful examples of architecture with some of the College’s properties dating back to 1200.

N.B. Please refer to the hotels’ websites for full details including reservations, availability and location.

Hilton (Cambridge City Hotel )
Downing Street
Cambridge CB2 3DT
http://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/united-kingdom/hilton-cambridge-city-centre-STNHCHI/index.html​

Hilton Double Tree (Cambridge Garden House)
Mill Lane
Cambridge
CB2 1RT
www.hilton.co.uk

Hotel du Vin
15-19 Trumpington Street
Cambridge
CB2 1QA
www.hotelduvin.com

Travelodge Cambridge Central
Cambridge Leisure Park
Clifton Way
Cambridge
CB1 7DY
www.travelodge.co.uk