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Our spectacular, state-of-the-art theatre is based in the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter. our City Centre location makes us accessible both by car and public transport methods.
Address Curve, 60 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1SB
We use what3words to make our venue more accessible. The exact location of our Halford Street entrance (close to our Green Room Café) can be found at ///wide.wiping.dared, whilst our Rutland Street entrance (close to our Box Office) can be found at ///driver.other.ideal.
On arrival into Leicester, follow signs for the Cultural Quarter and Curve. If you are using a satellite navigation system to reach us, please enter the postcode LE1 1SB.
There are a number of car parks close to Curve, with the multi-storey NCP Rutland Centre Car Park being the closest to our Theatre. Please see below for further information.
Customers are advised that none of the car parks detailed on this page are owned or managed by Curve or Leicester Theatre Trust Ltd.
Access Spaces: 7
Curve visitors can park in the multi-storey NCP Rutland Centre Car Park adjacent to Curve for £5.50*. This rate will cover your parking from 9am – midnight on the day of your visit.
You can pre-pay for a car parking voucher when you book your theatre tickets**. Alternatively, present your white ticket at the Box Office, Green Room Café or Stage Door Bar during your visit, and your ticket can be validated for this reduced rate.
If choosing to park at the NCP Rutland Centre, please be aware that there may be queues to enter at busy periods, and there may be a limited number of spaces available at peak times (midweek and Sat matinees). Customers are advised that our discounted rate is not valid in the short stay NCP Rutland Centre Car Park just behind the multi-storey.
Please note that the lifts in this car park are currently unavailable due to technical issues. Alternative car parks in the local area are detailed below.
Queen Street Car Park
Behind Athena, Queen Street, Leicester, LE1 1QD
1 minute walk from Curve
Hourly charges starting from 90p*
Flat evening rate of £2.50* between 6.30pm
*Prices subject to change.
**Pre-payment does not guarantee you a space, as
parking is unreserved.
All Leicestershire bus services have stops within a 3 to 10 minute walk of Curve. Services that stop on or near Charles Street, Humberstone Gate or at Haymarket Bus Station are the closest.
Regional bus services terminate at St Margaret’s Bus Station, Gravel Street, LE1 3AG (12 minutes walk from Curve).
For more information on your nearest bus stop, visit Leicester City Council’s Travelling by Bus website, or contact Traveline on 0871 220 2233.
Leicester Train Station is less than 10 minutes walk away via Charles Street.
London to Leicester is just over one hour via East Midlands Railway, and there are also regular direct services operated from Derby, Sheffield and Nottingham.