Travelling to AM Best in London

A.M. Best Europe - Rating Services Limited
A.M. Best Europe - Information Services Limited

6th Floor, 12 Arthur St.
London, EC4R 9AB
United Kingdom

E-mail: euro_enquiries@ambest.com
Phone: +44 20 7626 6264
Fax: +44 20 7626 6265

 

AM Best’s office, at the heart of the (re)insurance community in the City of London, acts as its hub for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. It houses two wholly owned subsidiaries, A.M. Best Europe - Rating Services Limited (AMBERS) and A.M. Best Europe - Information Services Limited (AMBEIS).

The primary operations of AMBERS relate to the issuance of insurance credit ratings. Today, the rating coverage of AMBERS includes several regional and national insurers, as well as global organisations, located throughout the EMEA region.

In addition to publishing credit ratings, AM Best is also a well-known and highly regarded insurance industry data provider and news publisher. AMBEIS primarily serves as AM Best's provider of information and news products for EMEA.

Directions & Local Travel

AM Best's London office is situated on the south end of Arthur Street adjacent to Upper Thames Street and 100 yards west of London Bridge. View a map. For general travel information regarding the tube, buses, and trams, please call London Transport Information at +44 20 7222 1234 (24 hours) or visit Transport for London. Note: AM Best is within the congestion charge zone.

Underground: The nearest stations are Monument and Cannon Street, which are on the Circle and District Lines. Bank is on the Central, Northern, Waterloo and City, District and Circle Lines.

Docklands Light Railway: Bank is served by the Docklands Light Railway.

Train: We are within easy reach of all London Mainline Stations by taxi or tube.

Bus: Bus Services 22a, 35, 47, 48, and 149 stop along Gracechurch Street. Services 15, 17, and 521 stop at Cannon Street Station.

Car Parking: A car park is located in Bell Whart Lane just off Upper Thames Street.

Commercial Air: London Transport travel information desks are located at the arrival concourses of all terminals at Heathrow and Gatwick Airports. In addition, you can access up-to-date service information, use the Journey Planner and consult maps and information on fares and tickets by visiting Transport for London.

  • London Heathrow and Gatwick Airports are about 90 minutes travel time from the city. London City Airport is closer, which may be a preferable alternative for European visitors. Other airports are Stansted and Luton. Taxi and car rental services are available at all airports.
  • London Heathrow is served by the Tube and is on the Piccadilly Line, which offers a convenient route to the major hotels in Kensington and the West End. However, the dedicated Heathrow Express service to Paddington should be considered as a fast and efficient alternative. For more information, visit Heathrow Express.
  • London licensed taxis (Black Cabs) can also be booked on arrival at Heathrow. For further information and current tariffs, visit the Taxi Information Desks in the Arrivals lounge of the terminals. London Gatwick is served by National Rail connections direct to London Victoria and London Bridge (which is a short walk over the River Thames from the City of London). There is also a dedicated Gatwick Express service with non-stop trains into Victoria. For further information visit Gatwick Express.

Limousine: Berryhurst limousine service is a convenient choice. Bookings should be made in advance directly from the service provider by calling 0171 582 0244.

Rental Car: Services are available from all airports and most mainline stations and can be booked in advance. Listed below are some of the main rental centers along with their Web site addresses and telephone numbers (different call rates and numbers may apply if phoning from overseas):

Hotel Accommodations

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5 More London Place
London, UK SE1 2BY
Phone: +44 20 3002 4300


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