Getting there

St Martin’s Lane
Charing Cross

The London Coliseum is right in the heart of Theatreland, standing tall in the middle of a sea of nearby playhouses.  Located between the busy tourist areas of Charing Cross and Leicester Square, the London Coliseum is within walking distance to many other London attractions as well as a plethora of bars, restaurants and hotels. The area is a hot spot for transportation links; there are a lot of bus and tube stops nearby as well as a National Rail station. It is always worth checking the Travel for London for travel updates before you make a journey on public transport.


The nearest National Rail station is Charing Cross, which is under a five minute walk away from the theatre. Please see the directions below.
From Charing Cross (4 minutes) – Exit the station and cross over the road at the lights. Turn left down the Strand then take the first right toward William IV St. As you meet William IV St, turn left and then right by the Chandos pub up St Martin’s Lane. The theatre will be on your right hand side.


The nearest tube stations

From Leicester Square (3 minutes) – Exit the station on Charing Cross Road and turn right. Cross the road when you see the Wyndham’s Theatre on your left and turn left by the side of the theatre to meet St Martin’s Lane. The theatre will be on your left hand side after the Duke of York’s Theatre.
From Charing Cross (4 minutes) Please see the directions above in the ‘Rail’ section.


Buses to Charing Cross Road – 24, 29, 176
For buses to Cockspur St (Trafalgar Square): 3, 6, 9 ,12 ,13, 15, 88, 453


The London Coliseum is located in Leicester Square which is within the heart of London Congestion Charge Zone. The Charge applies from 7am until 6pm and costs £11.50 per day. If you are driving to the theatre after 6pm then you will not be charged.
The London Coliseum is part of the Q-Park Scheme. The nearest participating car park is the 24hr Q Park Chinatown Car Park (20 Newport Place,WC2H 7PR). Theatregoers can save 50% on parking if they have their tickets validated at the theatre.


There is a designated taxi rank at the nearby Charing Cross National Rail Station.