October 2016 
Tickets & Information
+44 (0)20 8543 4888
Polka Theatre
240 The Broadway
London SW19 1SB
Polka is a registered
charity no. 256979
Your Visit

At Polka, there’s space to play, to laugh, to discover, to create… with something for all ages, from toddlers to teenagers. It’s a magical place where you can steal a rare moment to share with your children. No two visits are the same…you’ll soon see why Polka is where theatre begins!


Opening Times

Wed - Fri: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Sat - Sun:10am - 4.30pm 

(Polka is open until the interval for any performances starting after 4.30pm - please see the performance schedule)

You can book tickets 24 hours a day on this website. Simply click what's on and select the show you wish to book. 

You can also book tickets by calling the Box Office on 020 8543 4888: Mon-Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm and Sat-Sun 10am  - 4.30pm (excluding Bank Holidays). 


Getting to Polka Theatre

Map iconThere is no parking for coaches immediately outside Polka, although coaches are able to drop-off and pick-up.

Transport for London also offers free transport for school groups. Find out more information about free transport for schools.

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Public Transport

Polka encourages people to walk, cycle or use public transport to come to Polka whenever possible, in order to support our Green Environmental Policy.   

By Train
Wimbledon Station BR (10 minute walk)

By Tube
Wimbledon, District Line (10 minute walk)
South Wimbledon, Northern Line (5 minute walk)

By Bus
57, 93, 219, 131 stop outside Polka
156, 163, 164, 200 stop nearby Wimbledon (10 minute walk)

By Bike
There is a cycle rack at the theatre for those who wish to cycle to Polka.  Polka is also now just off the new Super Cycle Highway that goes from Merton to the City.  Click here for more information and to plan your route to cycle to us. 


There are a limited number of pay-and-display bays in the roads behind the theatre, namely Latimer Road, South Park Road, Bridges Road, Dudley Road and Kings Road.

However, finding a space can be difficult, especially on Saturdays. Also note that many of the meters on these roads have a two hour limit, which may not suffice for certain shows in the Main Theatre.

Alternative car parking is available in Wimbledon Town Centre, including The Broadway (next to New Wimbledon Theatre), Queens Road, St George’s Road, Hartfield Road and Hartfield Crescent.


Please click here for all access information including a 360 degree tour of the theatre. 

'Polka is still original and exciting even after thirty years'
Finley, age 13