Map to Old Vic Theatre
103 The Cut, London, SE1 8NB
LocationThe Old Vic Theatre is located on The Cut, near to South Bank, which hosts many other theatre spaces and amenities. Several tourist attractions can be found nearby, including the London Eye, Sea Life Centre, Imperial War Museum and places to eat and drink. The River Thames is a 10 minute walk from the theatre, providing lovely walks and good views of Central London. On The Cut and Lower Marsh, there are many restaurants, cafes, pubs and bars. It is best advised to check www.tfl.gov.uk before starting your journey in case of any disruption.
RailWaterloo Station is about 5 minutes away from The Old Vic Theatre. Exit the station via the side entrance onto Waterloo Road. Turn right and walk towards the Baylis Road junction. The theatre is on the corner, diagonally across from here.
The venue is also reachable from London Bridge, which is approximately a 20 minute walk.
TubeWaterloo Station is 5 minutes from the theatre, serving the Northern, Jubilee, Bakerloo and Waterloo & City. From the Underground, exit to Waterloo Road, turn right and head toward the junction with The Cut and Baylis Road. The Old Vic Theatre is on the diagonal from here.
Alternatively, Southwark station is around 5 minutes from theatre.
BusSeveral bus routes stop in front of Waterloo Station, serving routes: 1, 26, 59, 68, 76, 139, 168, 171, 176, 188, 243, and 521. Route RV1 stops on Belvedere Road, near the Southbank Centre.
CarThe closest car parks to the theatre are located near to the National Theatre and the Southbank Centre including Queen Elizabeth Hall, both within a 10 minute walk, with varying costs.
The theatre lies within London’s Congestion Charge Zone, costing £11.50 between 7am and 6pm. Travel outside these times is free of charge. Taxis and drivers may drop off theatre patrons outside the theatre on The Cut, or on Waterloo Road.