Q Theatre

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Housing three performance venues and a boutique café, bar & restaurant, Q is Auckland’s home of independent performing, located in the heart of the Aotea Arts Precinct. Venues used for the 2020 Festival – Rangatira and Loft.

+64 9 309 9771

Box Office: 10am – 4pm Monday to Tuesday, 10am – 6pm Wednesday to Friday, as well as 90 minutes prior to scheduled performances.
Citizen Q Restaurant, Bar & Cafe: 8am – 3pm Monday to Friday, as well as pre-show dinner service.


See below for information about getting to Q Theatre. If you are looking for general advice on travelling within and to Auckland, visit  Auckland Transport.

Bus StopClosest bus stop is right out front, ID 7059. It serves the Red Link Bus, 014, 18, 020, 030, 195, 209, 299, 302, 309, 312, 390, 605, 606 and the Airbus. It also serves a number of express services in the morning. 

Bus stops 7086 (Outside The Civic) and 7083 (Mayoral Dr, opposite Aotea Centre) are also within 5 minutes walk with a minimal gradient.

parkingClosest pay and display parking is  on Lower Greys Avenue (not available until after 6 pm). There is all day pay and display on the corner of Greys Ave and Mayoral Dr.

parkingClosest car parking with accessible bays is The Civic car park, Greys Ave and Mayoral Dr.

TaxiClosest taxi rank is located at Auckland Town Hall, Queen Street.

Train Icon 113x113Closest train station is Britomart, 1.2km from Q Theatre.


Multiple levelsThe venues within Q Theatre are across four levels, with the main bathrooms being on a fifth. All levels in the building are accessible via a central lift.


 Rangatira: Stalls have one row of level access. Balcony is all level access. Gods has two sections of level access, with Block A (the centre one) being on two tiers. Bar is all level access from the Queen St entrance.

Loft: Flat-floor seats are accessible.

ToiletsWheelchair accessible toilets are located in the main toilet blocks on Lower Ground Level, as well as at Loft (Level 2).

DogsAssistance dogs. Please advise at the time of booking to ensure they can be accommodated appropriately. Water can be provided on request.

Box office

Box office has a relatively low counter, although a manual wheelchair may struggle to see over it.

hearing loop

There are  Hearing Assistance induction loops in Rangatira (balconies only) and Loft. The T coil option may need to be selected.