The Wyndham’s Theater is situated along the busy Charing Cross Road and right next to Leicester Square tube station. This area is home to many West End theaters as well as a great deal of pubs, restaurants, hotels and is always very busy throughout the day and night. As the theater is located so centrally in London, there are many transportation links available. Before travelling it is always best to check the Travel For London website www.tfl.gov.uk for updates and reported issues.
The nearest National Rail station to the Wyndham’s Theater is London Charing Cross, which runs trains to London Waterloo (a major station connecting London with a lot of the South West of England), London Bridge and many stations in Kent. The station is less than a 10 minute walk away from the theater. Please see the directions below.
London Charing Cross (7 minutes): Head straight out of the station and cross over the road at the traffic lights. Take an immediate left down Duncannon Street and then turn right up St Martins Place. Continue past the Garrick Theater as the road turns into Charing Cross Road. The theater is next to Leicester Square tube station.
The nearest tube station to the Piccadilly Theater is undoubtedly Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly lines), which is pretty much on the theater’s doorstep. Piccadilly Circus tube station (Bakerloo and Piccadilly lines) is also just a short walk away.
Leicester Square (45 seconds): Head straight out of the station, depending on which exit you take the theater will either be across the road from you or on your left hand side.
Piccadilly Circus (5 minutes): Exit the station and head towards the Trocadero and Leicester Square down Coventry St. Take a right after Burger King and head straight down the street until you reach Charing Cross Road. Turn left onto the road and cross the street.
Charing Cross Road: 24, 29, 176
Piccadilly Circus and Shaftesbury Avenue: 9, 14, 19, 22, 38
The Wyndham’s Theater is located within the London Congestion Charge Zone which applies weekdays (excluding bank holidays) from 7am until 6pm and costs £10 per day. If you are driving to the theater after 6pm then you will not be charged.
The Wyndham’s Theater is part of the Q-Park Scheme. The nearest participating car park is the 24hr Q Park Chinatown Car Park (20 Newport Place,WC2H 7PR). Parking costs £18 for up to 3hrs and £24 for 4hrs however theatergoers can save 50% if they have their tickets validated at the theater.
There will be plenty of black cabs driving up Charing Cross Road after the show has finished, however demand for cabs may be quite high and it may be difficult for you to get a taxi straight away. There is a designated taxi rank at London Charing Cross station; getting a cab here may be easier and quicker than directly outside the theater.