Booking information

For your comfort and security, you may be subject to additional checks on your visit to London theatres – we appreciate your patience and understanding while these are taking place.

Customers are advised to purchase tickets over the phone or online on performance nights when the Box Office can get very busy.

You can download a pdf of The Old Vic’s conditions of sale from the downloads panel in the top left of the page.

Booking online


£1.50 transaction fee (does not apply to Premium Friends of The Old Vic)

Booking by phone

Call our Box Office on 0844 871 7628
0844 numbers are charged at 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge

Monday–Friday, 9am–7.30pm
Saturday, 9am–4pm
Sunday, 9.30am–4pm

£2.50 transaction fee (does not apply to Premium Friends of The Old Vic)

Booking in person

Visit our Box Office at this address: The Old Vic, The Cut, London SE1 8NB

Monday–Saturday, 10am–7pm

(Monday–Saturday, 10am–6pm when there is no show)

No transaction fee in person


All concessions are limited, subject to availability, and unless otherwise stated, are not available on premium seats.

Please call 0844 871 7628 to book concessionary tickets, except for PwC £10 Previews tickets, which are also bookable online.

Concessions for Art, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead and Woyzeck.

PwC £10 Previews: Half of all seats priced at £10 for the first 5 previews of every production, released 5 weeks in advance. Excluding The Old Vic Variety Nights.
More info: oldvictheatre.com/pwcpreviews

Senior Citizens: Best available seats for £30 for all matinee performances only.

School Groups 10+: £10 for Mon – Wed eves & Wed matinees.

Groups 10+: £10 off Mon – Thu eves & midweek matinees

Disabled Patrons: Top 3 prices reduced to £21 for all performances

All concessions are limited and subject to availability. All 2015/16 ticket prices (apart from the PwC £10 Previews tickets & schools tickets) include a £1 restoration levy.


Deaf or hard-of-hearing patrons can use Text Relay which is a free service (you only pay for the cost of the call to the venue).

18001 0844 871 7628 (text phone users)

For further details please log onto Text Relay.


We accept Amex, Mastercard, Switch and Visa.

Cheques are also accepted, made payable to ‘The Old Vic Services Company’. If you are sending cheques through the post to book tickets, in case your first choice of seats is not available, please leave the amount open, stating only an upper limit – the Box Office will fill in the correct total.

Theatre tokens are accepted and can be redeemed over the phone (0844 871 7628) in person at the Box Office.

Ticket collection

Tickets can either be posted to you or collected from Box Office on the night of the performance.

Posted tickets can take up to seven working days to arrive.

Tickets can be collected from as soon as they have been purchased up until 7.30pm on the night of the performance (or 2.30pm for matinee performances), although it is advisable to allow 30 minutes before the show starts.

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