Access

The Underbelly Festival site can be reached by step free routes from Waterloo Station and various bus routes, and has accessible toilet facilities on site. The grass is fake astroturf, which is usually fine for wheelchairs, but may not be suitable after heavy rain, depending on a wheelchair users' mobility.

If you are coming to see a show at Underbelly Festival, you may be eligible for a complimentary seat for your personal assistant or carer, please contact access@underbelly.co.uk to learn more or fill out this form to register yourself on our access list. For more information on accessibility and to book tickets, please contact the box office on 03333 444167 or access@underbelly.co.uk.

We would advise patrons with access requirements to allow extra time to get to Underbelly Festival and speak to a member of staff upon arrival, who will try to help you with any further requirements you may have. 

Blue Badge holders with tickets to Underbelly Festival are able to park at the National Theatre free of charge. (You must visit the Underbelly box office during your visit to obtain a parking ticket.) Please note that the National Theatre is closed on Sundays, and on these days there will be no step-free access to their car park. If you are attending a late show please also note that the car park closes at 12 midnight.

Blue Badge holders can also park in any disabled persons', residents', or pay and display parking bays in the borough of Lambeth, providing you display your blue badge. Blue Badge holders and those with access requirements can be dropped off on the Queen Elizabeth Hall slip road off Belvedere Road (the road between Royal Festival Hall and Hayward Gallery).

Underbelly Festival is 0.3 miles from Waterloo Station, and 1 mile from Southwark Station. Transport for London bus routes that stop within a few minutes walk of Underbelly Festival include: RV1, 77, 381, N381, 76, 211 341 and 507. You can visit the Transport for London website for more information on travel routes at www.tfl.gov.uk.