Get in touch

Our offices are closed due to the health crisis, and will remain so until it is safe for staff and visitors to return.

In the meantime all SoA staff are working from home and available by email – info@societyofauthors.org – or by calling 020 7373 6642. Mail sent to our Bedford Row office is being redirected to the staff team.

You can find more information about how we have adapted our activities, alongside practical resources for authors, on our Covid-19 update page.

Opening hours

Mon-Thurs: 9:30am to 5:30pm
Friday: 9:30am to 5pm

By email

For membership and general enquiries: info@societyofauthors.org

By telephone

020 7373 6642

By post

The Society of Authors
24 Bedford Row
London
WC1R 4EH

Visiting us

We are open for member drop-in visits on Monday and Fridays only. Click here to find out more

Please note: We do not yet have suitable wheelchair access as we are about half a metre above ground level with entrance steps only. We are working to make sure this is available and will keep you updated.

By tube

The closest underground stations are Holborn (Central and Piccadilly Lines), Chancery Lane (Central Line) and Russell Square (Piccadilly Line).

It takes approximately 7 minutes to walk to 24 Bedford Row from Holborn or Chancery Lane, and 12 minutes from Russell Square.

By bus

We are a short walk away from Gray’s Inn Road / Theobalds Road with bus routes towards King’s Cross (63, 46, 45), Angel Islington (38, 341, 19) or Old Street (55, 243).

You can also take a bus from Holborn station towards Waterloo (521) or from Chancery Lane station towards Bank (8) or London Bridge (521).