The Adelphi Theatre is a 1500-seat West End theatre, located on the Strand in the City of Westminster. The present building is the fourth on the site. The theatre has specialised in comedy and musical theatre, and today it is a receiving house for a variety of productions, including many musicals. The theatre was Grade II listed for historical preservation on 1 December 1987.
Address: Adelphi Theatre
Nearest Rail: Charing Cross
Bus Routes: 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 77A, 176
The nearest car parks are in Chinatown and Trafalgar.
Q-Park offer up to 50% discount on parking to those seeing a show at the Adelphi Theatre, click here for more information – Theatreland Parking Scheme.
The £8 daily congestion charge for central London applies from 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.
The main entrance has one 15cm step, lower on the left hand side as you face the theatre. A ramp is available. Two sets of double swing doors. Box Office counter is to your the right inside the entrance. There are no steps to the Stalls from foyer. There are 41 steps up to the Dress Circle and 79 steps up to the Upper Circle. Most staircases are highlighted and have handrails on both sides. The theatre will open 45 minutes before the performance. Please contact the Theatre Manager on arrival. No steps to Stalls from foyer. Two spaces for wheelchair users at the back – view slightly restricted. Transfer seating available to any stalls aisle seat. A maximum of four wheelchairs can be stored in the cloakroom. Provisions for four wheelchair/scooter transferees per performance – please check when booking.
Adapted toilet by the entrance to the Stalls.
Level access to Women’s toilets in the main entrance foyer and to both Men’s and Women’s toilets in the stalls. Men’s and Women’s toilets available in the Dress Circle foyer area. Access to toilets in the Upper Circle involves a number of steps.
A7-9, A28-30, BB10, 11, 25, 26, and C31 in the Stalls have the most legroom.
Drinks may be brought to disabled customers in the auditorium. Jessie Matthews bar down 20 steps from the foyer. Vivien Ellis bar has level access from stalls. Dress Circle bar up 30 steps. Upper Circle bar up 63 steps. Limited seating.
Infra-red system with headsets. Limited number of headsets available for collection from Box Office. Induction loop at Box Office. Please be advised that there is NO COVERAGE in: Stalls – from Row R to rear, Dress Circle from Row J to rear and Upper Circle from Row F to rear.
Please contact the relevant Local Authority for specific Blue Badge arrangements. Information can be found here. NCP in Drury Lane.
Access dogs are allowed inside the auditorium. Staff can also dog-sit for four dogs per performance in the Manager’s office.