How do I get there?

Lyceum Theatre
21 Wellington Street
London WC2E 7RQ

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Underground & Train

The nearest stations are:

  • Charing Cross – Network South East
  • Waterloo and Waterloo East – Bakerloo, Northern and Jubilee Lines
  • Covent Garden – Piccadilly Line
  • Temple – Circle & District Lines
  • Leicester Square – Piccadilly and Northern Lines
  • Charing Cross – Bakerloo, Norther and Jubilee Lines
  • Holborn – Piccadilly and Central Lines
  • Embankment – Bakerloo, Northern, and District & Circle Lines


To reach the theatre by bus, use numbers 1, 6, 9, 11, 13, 15, 23, 68, 77A, 91, 176 or 341 with Leicester Square as the destination. The closest bus interchange for all London routes and night buses is Trafalgar Square.


You can save 50% with Q-Park’s Theatreland Parking Scheme. Click here for full details.

The nearest NCP car parks are on Parker Street, Museum Street, Holborn and the St. Martin’s Lane Hotel.


There is a self-hire bike docking station directly outside the theatre, provided by Transport for London. Click here for details

The performance lasts approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes including an interval.

THE LION KING is recommended for a general audience. We recommend THE LION KING for ages 6 and up. Children under the age of 3 will not be admitted into the theatre.

All persons aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult and may not sit on their own within the auditorium.

All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.

There is no dress code at the theatre. For all performances, attire should be comfortable and appropriate for the occasion.

THE LION KING contains theatrical smoke and fog effects as well as strobe lighting during parts of the show.

As well as the ongoing production at the Lyceum Theatre in London, THE LION KING is currently on tour around the UK. To find out more, click ‘Select City’ at the top of this page and choose the location nearest to you. Further cities will be announced in the coming months. The show will continue to play in London while the tour takes place.

In addition to the London and UK tour productions, THE LION KING is also performed in cities around the world. Click here for worldwide productions.

If you booked through Disney Tickets, please click here for more information.

If you booked via ATG Tickets or the Lyceum Theatre Box Office, please click here.

If you booked elsewhere, please contact your point of purchase.

Merchandise is available to purchase before and after the show, and during the interval across a number of locations inside the theatre. You can pay for merchandise with either cash or credit/debit card – all card types are accepted. For pre-orders or for any other enquiries contact

If you would like to write to a member of the cast please send a letter to:
[Cast member Name]
The Lyceum Theatre
21 Wellington Street
London, WC2E 7RQ

Please note that we cannot guarantee that all letters will receive a response.

To reach the Disney Theatrical Group press office, submit your request here.

To discover employment opportunities with Disney Theatrical Group, visit Disney Careers.

Cloakroom facilities are available for coats and umbrellas, however we are unable to accept large bags and luggage. We strongly advise that you do not bring large bags to the theatre.