Location, Parking and Facilities

Map of the Commons

Getting Here

DRIVING

Wimbledon Common, Putney Heath and Putney Lower Common are in South West London.

Wimbledon Common and Putney Heath are divided by the A3 and bounded on the east side by the A219, Wimbledon Parkside.

If using satnav, the postcode for the Windmill car park is SW19 5NQ 

Putney Lower Common is on the Lower Richmond Road between Barnes and Putney, next to Barnes Common and sitting in between the cemetery and the school.  There are no designated parking facilities for the Common, although there is parking nearby.

CAR PARKS

There are four car parks located around the Commons (see the map below).  Closure times, where applicable, are posted at the car park entrances.

Windmill Car Park Windmill Road, SW19 5NQ (open between dawn and dusk)

The Windmill Car Park is busy at weekends, particularly on Saturday mornings between 8.00am and 9.30am and you may have to queue.  Please be polite to our staff...they are doing their best to get you parked as quickly as possible.  

Springwell Car Park (SW19 4UW then follow Sunset Road) Closes at 5pm

Springwell is a small, but busy, car park popular with dog walkers.  Please do not park in front of the emergency access gate, and do please observe the no parking signs.

Richardson Evans Memorial Playing Field (SW15 3PQ) currently closed when no events on

REMPF is the car park that services our Playing Fields and is busy during the week with schools and at weekends with sports.  Locked at 4.00pm in Winter and 6.00pm in Summer

Telegraph Car Park (SW15 3TU) – ideal to explore Putney Heath

 

 

BY BUS

Wimbledon Common

93 from Putney Bridge to Cheam, passing right alongside Parkside and through Wimbledon Village. For the Windmill alight at the Parkside Hospital stop.

Putney Heath

There is a bus terminus at the Green Man, Putney Heath and the following buses terminate here:

14 from Warren Street

37 from Peckham Bus Station

The following buses also stop here:

85 from Kingston Hill Road to Putney Bridge Station

170 from Danebury Avenue/Minstead Gardens to Victoria Bus Station

493 from St George’s/University of London to Richmond/Manor Road

Putney Lower Common

22 from Piccadilly Circus to Putney Common

265 from Tolworth to Putney Bridge, alight at the "Putney Common" stop

485 from Richmond to Wandsworth, alight at "Commondale"

Richardson Evans Memorial Playing Field

85 from Kingston Hill Road to Putney Bridge Station alight at Roehampton Vale/ASDA

 

BY TRAIN

Nearest stations are:

Wimbledon Mainline Station

Wimbledon District Line Underground Station

For Putney Lower Common: Putney Station – South West Trains or Putney Bridge District Line Underground Station.