The SSE Arena Wembley London

The SSE Arena, HA9 0AA London

Venue information

The SSE Arena Wembley is one of the UK’s most iconic entertainment venues. With a rich history that goes back to its days as the Empire Pool and Sports Arena, The SSE Arena Wembley has played host to numerous events including the 1948 and 2012 Olympics.

Now, almost 80 years since The SSE Arena Wembley opened in 1934, the venue boasts a £35 million refurbishment and a winning partnership with Barclaycard. The famous stage has been graced by the likes of Madonna, David Bowie, The Who, Dolly Parton, Stevie Wonder, Prince, and even The Beatles and Rolling Stones who shared the same bill.

Despite being synonymous with live music, The SSE Arena Wembley has cemented its status as a sporting venue to rival its neighbouring Stadium. Adding to a glowing reputation for ice shows, the venue has hosted TNA Wrestling, Snooker Finals, Premier League Darts, Indoor Hockey Finals and the International Strongman Championships in recent years. Not to mention the scores of family and comedy shows The SSE Arena Wembley has to offer.

The SSE Arena Wembley can be easily reached by three underground lines and an overland route as well as by bus. With fantastic travel links (only 20 minutes by tube from Bond Street station), The SSE Arena Wembley is the beating heart of London's entertainment industry.

Selected fan reports for events at this venue The SSE Arena Wembley London

Lord of the Dance
Have no idea from Jacqui, 03/11/14
as it was deferred one week before I was due to go and see the production much to the disgust and disappointment of my other guests. Having booked tickets in June did not receive them until beginning of October despite many telephone calls.
Barry Manilow
BARRY mANILOW from MrS Carol LEE, 19/05/14
Barry was an excellent showmanship , The sounding and view was brilliant I took my mum and she loved it . The venue was good .
Dancing On Ice: The Live Tour
Btilliant skating from Judy, 25/04/14
Another wonderful show with very talented skating - Professional and celebrities - just a shame Joe Pasquale was there - what a ridiculous sketch - cant believe anyone would have found it funny!
Address: The SSE Arena Wembley
The SSE Arena, HA9 0AA London
Public transport
Public Transport:
Tube - Metropoltian and Jubilee lines to Wembley Park or Bakerloo line to Wembley Central. Rail - Wembley Central from Euston & Wembley Stadium Station (Chiltern Line). Buses - 18, 83, 92, 182 & 224.


The SSE Arena Wembley is located just off the A406 North Circular Road within easy reach of central London and the rest of the country, with major motorways connecting nearby. If you're coming from the North, take the M1/A1, then A406, then A404. From the East go M11, M25 (J23), A1, A41, A406 then A404. From the South it’s M25 (J8), A217, A240, A24, A3, A306, A205, A406 then A404. From the West go M4, A312, A40, A406 then A404

For Sat-Nav searches please insert the post code HA9 0AA or search 'Engineers Way Wembley’.

There are a number of car parks very close to the venue and can be pre-booked to avoid disappointment, to book your spot today please click here.

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Wheelchair Access:
Centre doors at front of the arena. Please contact the venue to make arrangements on 020 8782 5629.