The Phoenix Theater is located aside of the busy Charing Cross Road in the Theaterland area of the West End. Charing Cross Road is close to many of London’s main attractions, including Covent Garden and the Soho area. There are many restaurants and bars nearby to suit all price ranges, meaning theatergoers can indulge in pre or post theater dinner or drinks. The Phoenix Theater is very accessible, with lots of transportation links nearby.
The nearest National Rail station to the Phoenix Theater is Charing Cross. From Charing Cross Rail Station, cross the road at the traffic lights and turn left down Duncannon Street. From there head straight up St Martin’s Place and continue straight ahead to Charing Cross Road. You will cross the road at a big cross junction, with the Palace Theater on your left hand side. As you continue ahead, the Phoenix Theater will be on your right hand side.
The nearest tube stations are Tottenham Court Road (Central and Northern lines) and Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly lines.)
From Tottenham Court Road (4 minutes): Once out of the station, head straight down Charing Cross Road. The theater will be on your left hand side.
From Leicester Square (5 minutes): Simply turn right out of Holborn station and walk down Kingsway towards Aldwych and the Strand. The theater is a right hand turning as the road meets Aldwych.
Busses to Tottenham Court Road: 14, 24, 29, 134
Busses to Charing Cross Road: 14, 19, 24, 38, 176
The Phoenix Theater is within the London Congestion Charge Zone which applies 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 Phoenix 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 but theatergoers can save 50% if they have their tickets validated at the theater.
Black cabs can be hailed along Charing Cross Road and pass by relatively frequently. However you can also get a cab from the designated taxi rank at Charing Cross rail station.