University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street (formerly the Heart Hospital) 


Urology services and thoracic surgery are now provided at University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street.

Cardiac services have transferred from UCLH to the Barts Heart Centre at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, new services have moved into the hospital.

The following services are based at the University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street:

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Inpatient Stone Team Services (patients being admitted for operations)
  • Robotic Surgery inpatients
  • Andrology inpatients
  • Male reconstructive inpatient surgery
  • Adolescent urology inpatients
  • Urological Cancers patients
  • Functional restorative and female urology inpatients
  • All urology outpatients clinics
  • Lithotripsy and cystoscopy services remain at UCH but are due to move within a few weeks
 

Address

University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street (formerly the Heart Hospital)
16-18 Westmoreland Street,
London
W1G 8PH

Telephone

020 3456 7890
  • Travelling to University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street (formerly the Heart Hospital)

  • By bus

    Portland Place - no's 88, C2
    Marylebone Road - no's 18, 27, 30
    Oxford Street (Bond Street Station) - no's 7, 8, 10, 25, 55, 73, 98, 176

    Please note: You can travel on buses and trams using an Oyster or contactless payment card with pay as you go credit, or you can add a Travelcard or Bus & Tram pass to your Oyster card. You are no longer able to use cash to pay for your bus fare. 

  • By Tube

    Nearest tube stations are:

    Bond Street (Central / Jubilee Lines)
    Regents Park (Bakerloo Line)
    Baker Street (Bakerloo / Circle / Hammersmith & City / Jubilee / Metropolitan Lines) 

     

  • By bicycle

    If you cycle to any of our hospitals you can check available local cycle parking on the Transport for London website.

  • Patient transport drop off and collection

    Patient transport drop off and collection at University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street

    For information on parking in the areas surrounding University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street please visit http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/w1g_8ph/

  • Private vehicles drop off and collection

    Private vehicles drop off and collection at University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street

    For information on parking in the areas surrounding University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street please visit http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/w1g_8ph/

  • Blue badge/disabled car parking and drop off

    Blue badge/disabled car parking and drop off at University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street

    Ramp access is available.

    If you are a disabled driver please note that Westminster has its own disabled parking arrangements. Blue badge holders may only park for free in designated blue badge bays for up to four hours between 08:30 and 18:30.

    Blue badge holders may park in pay and display and pay by phone bays but an initial payment is required when parking between 08:30 and 18:30.

    Please contact Westminster City Council on 0207 823 4567 or via their website (www.westminster.gov.uk) for more information about travelling by car.

    For information on parking in the areas surrounding University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street please visit http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/w1g_8ph/

  • Car parking

    Car Parking at University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street

    Please note:
    There is very limited on street parking near the hospital. NCP car parks can be found in Chiltern Street, Moxon Street, and Queen Ann Street. Please note the car parking in the area is expensive. If you are travelling by car you will need to pay the London congestion charge.

    For information on parking in the areas surrounding University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street please visit http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/w1g_8ph/

  • Other information

  • Booking transport

  • Reclaiming transport fares

    If you are in receipt of benefits you may be entitled to reclaim transport fares when visiting the hospital for an inpatient or outpatient appointment. Please ask the clinic staff for an attendance form and take this to the appropriate hospital's Cashiers Office. Reimbursement can be made at the time of your visit if you can produce your benefit book.

  • Assisted travel for disabled passengers

    If you need assistance to plan or make a journey the National Rail Enquiries website provides information on the support available.

    The page provides a summary of the services available including a list of train companies and their access information.

    It is recommended that you book help 24 hours before you travel. This enables staff to give you as much information as possible before your travel; make alternative arrangements for you if the station is not step free or not staffed at the time you wish to travel; and ensure that there are enough staff for all the assistance requests at a station.

  • Congestion charge

    If you are driving to UCLH please be aware that most of our hospitals are within the congestion charge zone. Find out more about the congestion charge zone on the Transport for London website.

  • Useful links and contacts

    Websites


    National Rail Enquiries: 08457 48 49 50
    London Travel Information: 020 7222 1234


    Patient information leaflets

UCLH continues to provide general cardiology services to local people, with specialist cases referred to Barts as needed. More information is available here.

If you have concerns about your UCLH appointment, please contact the pathway coordinator of your clinical team. If you do not have their contact details please go through switchboard who will be able to assist you.

UCLH Switchboard: 020 345 67890.

For Barts Heart Centre appointments please call: 020 7377 7000.

 Service information

Services at University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street
Heart Hospital