18-22 Creekside, Deptford, London, SE8 3DZ

Cockpit Deptford Incubator

18-22 Creekside, Deptford
London, SE8 3DZ

T 020 8692 4463  F 020 8692 3735
E info@cockpitarts.com


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Visiting the Office
Press 001 on the door panel for the office. The office is open from 9.30am-1.30pm Monday-Friday.

Appointments with makers
Each maker has a studio buzzer. On the door panel, type in the number of the studio you are visiting.

Additional coronavirus safety measures
We are asking all staff, makers and visitors to follow the relevant Government guidelines and health protocols to ensure the studios are a safe space for all.

This includes:
-Washing hands on arrival and when leaving (hand sanitiser is provided at all entrances)
-Wearing a mask or other facial covering
-Observing 2m physical distancing from anyone not in your household

Communal spaces and shared equipment are cleaned on a regular basis.


Our Deptford incubator is wheelchair accessible. For further access information please contact the Studio Manager using the details above.

Trains and tubes

Deptford is in Zone 2. Nearest stations are Deptford Bridge (DLR), Deptford (National Rail), Greenwich (Cutty Sark DLR) and New Cross (East London line). Deptford is two stops from Cannon Street and one stop from London Bridge. All stations are a short distance from Cockpit Deptford.

Visit TFL to plan your journey.


47 (Russell Square to North Greenwich) – stops Deptford Church Street
53 (Whitehall to Plumstead Common) – stops Deptford Bridge
177 (Peckham to Thamesmead) – stops Deptford Bridge
188 (Shoreditch to Catford) – stops Creek Road
199 (Canada Water to Catford) – stops Creek Road
225 (Bermondsey to Lewisham) – stops Deptford High Street

Visit TFL to plan your journey.


From Deptford Train Station (10 minutes if walking)
Turn left out of the station and go a short way up Deptford High Street. Turn at the first right into Crossfield Street and follow this (past school on right) to the main road (Deptford Church Street).  Cross road at crossing and continue straight ahead along Bronze Street.  At the end you will see the Laban Contemporary Dance Centre – turn right and Cockpit is ahead on the left.

From Deptford Bridge DLR (8 minutes if walking)
Come out of the station on Deptford Bridge onto the Lewisham College side – go past the college (on your right) and turn first right into Deptford Church Street. Continue along until a small roundabout (Bird’s Nest Pub) and take right into Creekside. Follow until after railway bridge and Cockpit is on your right.

From Greenwich Cutty Sark DLR (10 minutes if walking)
Turn right out of station into Creek Road.  Follow the road over the canal and turn left into Creekside.  Follow the road until you see Cockpit (on your left before the railway bridge)

From New Cross (15 minutes if walking)
Come out of the station and head north on Amersham Vale toward Douglas Way. Turn right at Douglas Way and continue onto Giffin St. Turn left at Deptford Church onto Bronze St. At the end of the street you will see the Laban Contemporary Dance Centre – turn right and Cockpit is ahead on the left.

Please note that due to building works Creekside is currently only accessible from the A200 end of the road.


There is free street parking at the Deptford site although do note that spaces are limited. There is also a private carpark. If you have an appointment with a Cockpit staff member or a maker, please contact them direct to arrange access.

Deptford Directions PDF

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