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Royal Opera House
Bow Street
Covent Garden
London WC2E 9DD


Covent Garden tube station on the Piccadilly Line.
Visit the Transport for London website to plan your journey.

1, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 26, 68, 76, 87, 91, 168, 171, 176, 188, 501 (southbound only), 505, 521, X68 all go to the Aldwych, which is close to the Theatre.


There is no designated parking at the Royal Opera House for ticket holders. The nearest NCP car parks are five minutes' walk away at Drury Lane and Shelton Street. A limited number of orange badge bays are available in the vicinity, but are not reserved for the use of Royal Opera House patrons.


  • There are entrances to the Royal Opera House on Bow Street and in Covent Garden Piazza.
  • For ticket sales and ticket collection for future performances, use the Bow Street entrance.


There is lift access to all levels of the main auditorium except the Orchestra Stalls, which is reached by a single flight of stairs.


Disabled parking bays in the vicinity cater for the whole Covent Garden area, not just the Royal Opera House.

The Box Office Pre-Paid collection desk (for collection of tickets on the night/day and for advance bookings) and Information Desk are situated inside the Bow Street entrance.

You will find detailed information about accessibility on our Access page.