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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.

Choose How You Move Journey Planner

Leicester City Council have introduced a new app that is tailored to Leicester and Leicestershire, favouring more sustainable travel routes.

The app is available on both Apple and Android, as well as a website version, which you can find here:

By Car

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.

For the latest travel information, we recommend following Area Traffic Control Leicester on Twitter or tuning into BBC Radio Leicester (104.9fm).


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.


NCP Rutland Centre Car Park (Multi-storey)
56 Halford Street, Leicester, LE1 1TQ
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1 minute walk from Curve
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Access Spaces: 7 | Max Height: 1.93m

Curve visitors can park in the multi-storey NCP Rutland Centre Car Park adjacent to Curve for £7.95*.

If you are parking at Rutland Street NCP between the hours of 5pm and 2am, you can access a cheaper rate of £6.95 if you pay via the NCP ParkPass App, or £7.95 if you pay your parking at the machines located in the NCP on the day.

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 £7.95.

Due to these changes we are also no longer able to offer pre-paid tickets for the NCP Rutland Centre Car Park, and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

If choosing to park at the NCP Rutland Centre, please be aware that there may be queues to enter or exit 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.

Alternative car parks in the local area are detailed below.

Southampton Street
Leicester, LE1 1TG
what3words: ///
3 minutes walk from Curve

Please note the opening hours for this car park are Mon – Sat: 7am – 7pm and Sun: 10am – 5pm

Hourly charges starting from £1*

Access Spaces
: 4

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NCP Lee Circle Car Park
Leicester, LE1 3RE
what3words: ///fonts.body.inches
7 minutes walk from Curve

Open 24 hours

Hourly charges starting from £1.95*

Access Spaces
: 4 | Max Height: 1.93m

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Dover Street
Leicester, LE1 6PW
what3words: ///
6 minutes walk from Curve

Open 24 hours

Hourly charges starting from £1*

Access Spaces: 14 | Max Height: 1.98m

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Leicester, LE1 3HP
what3words: ///bulb.ship.head
9 minutes walk from Curve

Open: Mon – Sat: 6.30am – 1am, Sun: 10am – 6pm

Hourly charges starting from £1*

Access Spaces: 5

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Newarke Street
Leicester, LE1 5SN
what3words: ///kicks.envy.cups
9 minutes walk from Curve

Open 24 hours

Hourly charges starting from £1*

Access Spaces: 1 

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Highcross John Lewis Car Park
Leicester, LE1 4QJ
what3words: ///watch.backs.cover
14 minutes walk from Curve

Open 24 hours

Hourly charges starting from £3.50*
Flat evening rate of £2.50* between 5pm and 6am.

Access Spaces: 109 | Family Spaces: 56
Max Height: 1.98m
Electric vehicle charging facilities (Level 1)

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*Prices subject to change.


By Bus

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.

By Train

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.