Welcome to the Lyric Theatre, Belfast! Here you will find all the information you will need to make the most of your visit to the Theatre.
We are situated outside the city centre on the banks of the River Lagan in the thriving Queens Quarter of Belfast. We are within walking distance of Stranmillis village, Botanic Avenue and the Ormeau Road.
HOW TO GET HERE
The Lyric is located in the Queen’s Quarter, at the junction of Ridgeway Street and Stranmillis Embankment, just 50m from the Kings Bridge. It is a 30 minute walk (2.5km) from Belfast City Centre.
There are cycle racks in front of the building. There are also Belfast Bike Hire docking points at Shaftesbury Square and Botanic Avenue, a short walk away.
There is no parking at the theatre, however, parking is available along the Stranmillis Embankment and there is a car park with space for 100 vehicles at the junction of Stranmillis Road and Stranmillis Embankment (400m walk). We ask that customers respect the needs of the residents in the Stranmillis area and we discourage parking in the residential streets off Ridgeway Street, Stranmillis Road and Annadale Flats. There are two extended parking bays with dropped kerbs for customers with disabilities outside our front door on Ridgeway St.
The closest bus stop is at the junction of the Stranmillis Rod and Ridgeway Street, just 200m from the front door of the Theatre. The stop is served by the Translink Metro Bus Service 8a, which departs from Donegal Square East at the side of Belfast City Hall, just outside the Ulster Bank headquarters. Buses leave every 15 minutes at peak times and the journey takes approximately 15 minutes. Visit www.translink.co.uk for more information.
The nearest railway station is Botanic Avenue, just 0.9 miles away (17min walk).