Plan your visit

Welcome to Oxford Playhouse.

We hope that your visit will be as enjoyable as possible.

Below is some information that might make your journey to us a little bit less stressful!

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Parking information for Oxford City centre



Entertain at the Playhouse - Bring a group of friends, family or clients to enjoy special evening. Click here to see our available reception packages.


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The Burton Taylor Studio is just round the corner from Oxford Playhouse, the Studio opens 30 minutes before a performance where tickets (if available) and light refreshments can be purchased on the door. Prior to that, you can purchase tickets from Oxford Playhouse’s ticket office in Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2BN.

The auditorium is situated on the second floor of the Burton Taylor Studio, accessed via two flights of stairs. We have a stair climber for wheelchair users. If you would like to use this facility please book at least 2 days in advance 01865 305305.

Please note that there are traffic restrictions in Oxford city centre from 7.30am to 6.30pm. Maps are available from Box Office showing city centre access routes. Oxford can be busy, so please allow plenty of time to travel. Unfortunately it is not possible to admit latecomers until an interval or suitable break in the performance.

Park and Ride

Park and Ride logo There are 5 Park and Ride bus services in the centre. 3 of the 5 services currently run from Oxford centre until around 11pm. The Park and Rides are clearly signposted as you enter the city. For further information please visit the Park and Ride website.

Bus and Coach

Oxford Bus Company logo The Playhouse is a two-minute walk away from the city's main Bus and Coach Station, which is situated in Gloucester Green. The Bus Station hosts two companies with direct services to and from London Victoria as well as services to Heathrow, Gatwick and stations throughout the United Kingdom.

The following links may be used for further bus and coach information:


National Rail logo Oxford Playhouse is a ten-minute walk from Oxford Railway Station. Oxford Station is on a direct line from London Paddington (1hr) and Birmingham New Street (1hr 20min) - connecting to stations nationwide.

The following links may be used for further rail information:

In the event of severe weather conditions, click here to read our Bad Weather Policy.