York Theatre Royal

York Theatre Royal

York Theatre Royal Access Information

The address of the theatre is : York Theatre Royal,St. Leonard’s Place,YorkYO1 7HD

The Theatre Royal York is  opposite the Art Galley and very close to the Minster.

York Railway Station is just 10 minutes’ walk away.

A number of local bus services stop directly outside the theatre including numbers 1, 2, 5, 5A, 6, 19, 29, 30, 31, 31X, 40, 56, 58, 812 and 884. For information on bus routes and times, please visit the First and Transdev websites.

The theatre is approximately 40 minutes’ drive from Harrogate, 45 minutes from Leeds (city centre), 1hr from Hull and 30 minutes from junction 45 of the A1(M). There are a number of car parks close to the theatre, but space can be limited so please allow enough time to park and walk in. The city centre car parks can be expensive, so you may want to use York’s Park & Ride scheme for a day visit.

Turn left from the main entrance of the station and continue past the Royal York Hotel, straight over the cross roads. Follow the road under the city walls, then turn left and over Lendal Bridge. The Minster is  in front of you as you pass the York Museum Gardens on the left. At the crossroads turn left and York Theatre Royal is in front of you on the right hand side of the road.

We welcome all theatregoers and provide an extensive range of services. Our new building has vastly improved access provisions, including a new lift to Dress Circle level, four new spaces for wheelchair users in the Dress Circle, in addition to those in the Stalls, improved and additional accessible toilets and levelling of entrance level to improve access into the building.

Concessions are available for patrons with disabilities.

Audio described, captioned and BSL interpreted performances are available for many performances with pre-show Touch Tours also available, usually taking place an hour before the performance starts. Please book in advance through the Box Office.

Audio described and large print brochures are available.
Guide dogs are welcome, and we provide a dog-sitting service. Water bowls are available.

For further information call 01904 623568 or email marketing@yorktheatreroyal.co.uk