The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) is located in the centre of Guildford (Surrey), which is also home to Surrey University. Guildford offers excellent transport links to London and the south coast thanks to its main line train connection and close proximity to the A3 and M25 road networks.

Visiting by Rail?

Guildford is on the main rail line between London Waterloo and Portsmouth & Southsea.
Exit Guildford Station on the town side (platform 1 / 2) – ACM is a short 5 minute walk from Guildford Train Station. Visitors should cross the river, walking past Guildford YMCA.

Visiting by Road?

ACM is located in central Guildford, accessible via the A3, the A31 (Farnham Road), the A3100 (Portsmouth Road), the A322 (Woking) and the A281 (Shalford Road). If you are using a Sat Nav please use GU1 4SB as your post code reference.

Parking Information

Disabled visitors are able to park outside ACM’s Rodboro Building using the allocated Blue Badge spaces, however ACM is unable to facilitate public parking bays. It is recommended that visitors take advantage of the many public pay and display car parks close to ACM.

Visitors may also wish to consider the use of Guildford’s local park and ride services, with shuttle buses running between out of town car parks and Guildford town centre.

If you have any questions, queries or concerns regarding your visit to ACM, please get in touch directly via email ( or by telephoning the main switchboard on 01483 500 800 and selecting option one.