BFI Southbank


Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 8XT


The main BFI Southbank foyer and box office entrance is on Theatre Avenue, by the National Theatre at street level. There are stairs and a wheelchair accessible lift to gain access to the main foyer. Visitors using the Hayward Gallery car park may find it easier to use the lower foyer entrance facing the Royal Festival Hall. There are lifts from this area to the main foyer and NFT1.

There is a help point phone in the foyer to call for staff, if required.

Tickets can be purchased from the box office located in the main foyer.

There is a wheelchair accessible lift and steps with handrails lead up to the NFT1 foyer and The Riverfront. Access to NFT2 from the box office is via lift or stairs. Access into NFT3 is via the main foyer Box Office area there are stairs and a lift to the rear of the auditorium; wheelchair users should ask at the Box Office counter for assistance, as the route though flat is not marked as a standard entryway.

The Studio, Library and Mediatheque are all accessed via the main foyer and Box Office area. Both café bar areas are fully accessible.