Map to Prince of Wales Theatre
31 Coventry Street, London, W1D 6AS
LocationThe Prince of Wales Theatre is located between Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus, surrounded by the buzz of London’s Theatreland. Chinatown and Soho are within 5 minutes of the theatre, both of which have numerous places to eat and drink either before or after a show. Trafalgar Square is about 5 minutes from the theatre, where the National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery hold some of the nation’s most important works of art. Due to the Prince of Wales’ Central London location, check www.tfl.gov.uk before you travel, in case of disruptions.
RailCharing Cross Station is approximately 15-20 minutes away from the theatre. From the exit, turn left onto The Strand. At the large roundabout at Trafalgar Square, take the third right onto Cockspur Street. When you reach Pall Mall, take a right onto Haymarket and walk to Piccadilly Circus. Turn right toward Leicester Square. The theatre is on your right.
TubeThe theatre is approximately 5 minutes from Piccadilly Circus tube station, where the Piccadilly and Bakerloo lines stop. Whilst underground, choose Exit 6. From this exit, walk straight ahead away from Piccadilly Circus on Coventry Street. Cross Haymarket, and the theatre is on the next corner with Oxendon Street, on the right side.
Leicester Square tube station is also close by, served by the Piccadilly and Northern lines.
BusMany bus routes run by Piccadilly Circus, including: 6, 12, 14, 19, 23, 38, 88, 94, 159, and 453. All stop within 10 minutes of the Prince of Wales Theatre.
CarThe Q-Park Theatreland scheme includes the Prince of Wales Theatre. Theatre patrons can validate their tickets at the box office, receiving 50% off parking costs at the Trafalgar Square and Chinatown Q-Park car parks. Regular prices start at £22 for up to 3 hours, and £29.50 for 4 hours.
London’s Congestion Charge Zone covers the whole of the West End. Driving to the theatre will incur a daily charge of £11.50 for travel between 7am and 6pm. Passengers may be dropped off outside the theatre on Coventry Street or Oxendon Street.