We want to make your visit to the Royal Exchange as enjoyable as possible and we aim to cater for everyone’s needs. 

Alongside discounted tickets for disabled patrons, we offer a range of accessible performances, including Audio Described, British Sign Language Interpreted and STAGETEXT captioned performances. 

Accessible Performances

For a visual guide to the theatre click here.

Please follow the links on the left hand menu to find out more about our access provision.

If you would like to speak to a member of staff before your visit, please contact our Box Office in one of the following ways:
Telephone: 0161 833 9833 

Fax: 0161 615 6696 
Minicom: 0161 615 6699 
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Half-price tickets are available to disabled patrons for all performances. If applicable, an additional half-price ticket is also available for a companion. This discount applies to all seats except the lowest priced tickets.

At this time, discounted tickets cannot be bought online. To book, please contact our Box Office who will be happy to advise on seating and can also provide further information about our accessible performances.

For more general information about out ticket prices, season tickets and discounted tickets, please see Single & Season Tickets.


Patrons arriving by car or taxi are invited to use the dropping-off point on Cross Street and Market Street. Please note this loading bay cannot be used for parking.

Royal Exchange patrons can take advantage of discounted parking of 5 hours for £6, at the Deansgate NCP Car Park. Simply validate your parking ticket at the Box Office, and your parking with be automatically discounted when you return to the car park.  Disabled parking is available on St Ann's Street and Market Street. For further information and a map please click here.  

Please note that currently this car park currently does not offer lift access from the car park to street level. For a full map of disabled parking bays in Manchester please visit the Manchester City Council website.

If you have any comments regarding the Royal Exchange’s access facilities, please contact Ric Watts, Senior Producer, by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.