Getting to the Theatre by Public Transit
The Queen Elizabeth Theatre is located near the Stadium-Chinatown Station, on the Expo and Millennium lines. The area is also well served by bus routes. Visit the Translink website to plan your trip.
Choose link below to view driving directions for each location.
Where to Park
Reduced Capacity in the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Lot
With the exception of a limited number of spaces for disabled patrons, there is VERY LIMITED PARKING ON OPERA PERFORMANCE NIGHTS. Please explore other options. Disabled parking reservations - please call 604-665-2193.
*Special Offer* Free Valet Parking for those who dine at Yew seafood + bar before the opera. Call them at 604-692-4939 or reserve online.
(min. $75 spend for dinner between 5-10pm, please indicate you are an opera patron at the time of reservation and present your ticket & dinner receipt to your server and parking attendant. This does not apply to overnight parking for in-house hotel guests or for those attending a matinee performance. Cannot be combined with other promotions.)
City of Vancouver parking meters are now in effect until 10:00 pm. Our performances rarely end by 10:00 pm. Therefore you risk getting a ticket and being towed! You can 'top up' your parking meter by phone - click here to learn about Pay-by-Phone parking.
Other Parking Options Near the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
775 Hamilton Street – Vancouver Public Library
Entrance from Hamilton just north of Robson.
688 Cambie Street
Surface lot, directly across the street from the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Note: this lot is popular with people attending events at Rogers Arena & BC Place, and is often full.
150 West Pender Street
Between Cambie & Beatty Streets. More than 500 stalls, just 2 blocks from the theatre entrance.
Reserved Parking for Opera Round Table Members
Reserved QET parking is available for Opera Round Table members. Please call Carmen Murphy, Senior Manager, Major Gifts and Planned Giving at 604-682-2871, Ext 4832 for more information.