Map to Peacock Theatre
Portugal Street, Off Kingsway, London, WC2A 2HT
LocationLocated conveniently in Central London, the Peacock Theatre is close to many tourist attractions and amenities. It’s close to the River Thames, with scenic parks and gardens lining its banks. Covent Garden and Holborn are both within 10 minutes of the theatre, which have brilliant transport links and many places to eat and drink before or after a show. The London Transport Museum and Somerset House are two nearby museums that are fun to explore. It is advisable to check www.tfl.gov.uk before embarking on your journey to the theatre.
RailCharing Cross Station is approximately a 15 minute walk from the Peacock Theatre. From the station, cross over the road and turn right onto The Strand, continuing for around 10 minutes, passing the Adelphi and Savoy Theatres. Bear left at Aldwych, crossing Catherine Street past the Novello and Aldwych Theatres. At Kingsway, cross the road and turn left onto Portugal Street, where the theatre will be on your left.
The Peacock Theatre is a similar distance from City Thameslink.
TubeHolborn tube station is approximately a 5-7 minute walk from the Peacock Theatre, serving the Piccadilly and Central lines. Upon exiting the station, you will find yourself on Kingsway. Turn left, crossing Gate Street and continue until you reach Portugal Street on your left, where the theatre will be directly in front.
Temple is also a 5-7 minute walk away, providing access to the District and Circle lines. Covent Garden and Blackfriars are about 10 minutes away from the venue.
BusAldwych Kingsway and Aldwych Drury Lane bus stops are a few minutes from the theatre, with routes: 6, 9, 87, 243 and 341.
Aldwych Somerset House on The Strand is served by bus routes: 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 168, 171, 172, 188, 243, 341, and 521, all stopping around 7 minutes away.
CarThe Peacock Theatre is not part of a Q-Park Theatreland scheme, but there are 2 NCP car parks nearby, located within 10 minutes from the theatre at Covent Garden and Shaftesbury Avenue, with varying costs.
The Peacock Theatre is covered by the London Congestion Charge Zone, which costs £11.50 between 7am and 6pm. Drivers and taxis may drop off theatre patrons on Kingsway and Portugal Street.