O2 Academy Glasgow

O2 Academy Glasgow

121 Eglinton Street, G5 9NT Glasgow United Kingdom

O2 Academy Glasgow Info

O2 Academy Glasgow,
121 Eglinton Street,
G5 9NT

O2 Academy 2 Glasgow,
121 Eglinton Street Glasgow,
G5 9NT

- To find O2 Academy Glasgow visit www.maps.google.co.uk
- Travel information in and around Glasgow visit www.travelinescotland.com

Nearest Car Park:
- Bridge Street Underground Car Park and Cook Street / Centre Street Car Park

Nearest Train Station:
- Central Station or Queen Street (08457 48 49 50) or visit www.scotrail.co.uk

Nearest Bus:
- For local bus routes visit www.spt.co.uk

Nearest Subway Station:
- Bridge Street - visit www.spt.co.uk

Book Tickets:
- Online: www.ticketweb.co.uk
- Telephone Bookings: 0844 477 2000 (24 Hr) Calls will cost 7ppm plus your network access charge

Ticket Collections:
- The O2 Academy Glasgow box office is open from 7pm on show days only.

Special Access
To book tickets for O2 Academy Glasgow:
Disabled Customer Bookings - Please purchase a standard ticket for yourself from ticketing companies who are selling for the event. Once you have purchased a standard ticket please email the box office on mail@o2academyglasgow.co.uk or call 0141 332 2232 to discuss arrangements and organise your companion ticket should one be required.

Companion / Carer Ticket
- This venue offers one free companion ticket this can be booked by contacting the venue directly. These can be limited in availability so please ensure you contact the venue as soon as possible to arrange.

- Companion / carer ticket holders should be able to meet the needs and assist the person they are accompanying in the event of an emergency.

- Braille information sheets are available on request please email mail@o2academyglasgow.co.uk call 0141 418 3000

Arriving at the Venue
- We recommend arriving at the venue 10 - 15 minutes prior to the doors opening. The door time will be stated on the tickets or confirmations. Please try to arrive at the venue no later than 60 minutes after the doors open.

- On arrival please make yourself known to the venue security or staff and they will escort you to your reserved space and accommodate your requirements.

Accessible Area & Facilities
- The wheelchair viewing platform is located in front of the sound desk facing the stage and can be accessed via the ramp.

- The disabled toilet facility is located at the top of this ramp which you will be shown by security staff as they escort you to your reserved space.

- The key for this is available on request from the staff at the Island bar, any member of the First Aid staff or Security.

- This platform can accommodate up to approximately 5 wheelchairs with 5 stools.

- There are also bench seats for customers who have trouble standing for lengthy periods of time or require walking assistance. They are located at either side of the viewing platform. Security or staff will escort you to your reserved space upon your arrival.

Bars & Service
- The Island bar does not have a lowered section of bar counter top, but the side of the bar facing the access ramp does have the split hatch which is at an accessible height. Also, the customers either requiring wheelchair access or any walking assistance are given escorts into the premises by security, they will accommodate and ensure the bar staff are aware of their position and give them service.

Box Office
- Yes, the box office does have an induction loop system, it is operational and the box office staff have instructions on how to use it. The box office is of an accessible height for wheelchair users.

- The merch stall is accessible from the viewing platform via the House Right access ramp.

Strobe Lighting & Effects
- Events may use strobes, stroboscopic lighting, smoke effects & pyrotechnics. On such shows signs are displayed. On shows with a higher than usual amount / level of this effect extra signage is displayed.

Transport & Other Local Information
- The nearest rail station is Glasgow Central Station (08457 11 41 41), which is approx 700 metres up Eglinton Street and across the Glasgow Bridge.
Opening times are: 04:00-00:30 Monday - Saturday & 07:00 - 00:30 Sunday

- The nearest tube station is Bridge St Underground, which is 150 metres away on Eglinton Street / Bridge Street. This also has a number of bus stops outside which service the greater Glasgow area.
Opening times are: 06:30 - 23:45 Monday - Saturday & 10:00 - 18:00 Sunday

- The nearest bus stops to O2 Academy Glasgow are located approx 30 meters from the venue entrance for south bound and across the road for north bound services.
These are Bus Stops for the following services:
38/38A/N38; Easterhouse - City Centre
3; Milton - City Centre Circular
57; Auchenairn - City Centre
44Eaglesham - Knightswood (via City Centre)
45; Kennishead - City Centre

- The nearest car parking facilities are at:
Bridge St Underground station car park.

- Details of nearby accessible hotels, bars and restaurants can be found on: www.directenquiries.com

Lost Property
- Lost property can only be collected from our sister venue, the O2ABC at 300 Sauchiehall Street between 10am and 5pm on any Tuesday or Thursday. Alternatively you can email: mail@o2academyglasgow.co.uk and a member of staff will get back to you as soon as possible.

- O2 Academy Glasgow opened in March 2003 with a one-off performance by Deacon Blue. A multi-million pound refurbishment restored the venue's beautiful original art deco features and a beautiful, historic building. Well received by both the industry and public alike, O2 Academy Glasgow was hailed a welcome addition, with a vibrant diary of rock, pop, dance and seated comedy events, as well as credible club nights thanks to top quality front-of-house and backstage facilities.

Contact Us
- Box Office: 0844 477 2000 (24 Hr)
- Email: mail@o2academyglasgow.co.uk
- Tel: 0141 418 3000
- For recruitment, visit Academy Music Group
- For press please email press@academy-music-group.co.uk
- For marketing and partnerships please email jonny@academy-music-group.co.uk



5 Events for O2 Academy Glasgow 5 Events

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    Sat 19:00
  • 14 Nov 2017 Tue 19:00
  • Thomas Rhett - Home Team Tour 2017

    Tue 19:00
  • 01 Dec 2017 Fri 19:00
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    Fri 19:00
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  • 23 Dec 2017 Sat 19:00
  • Happy Mondays

    Sat 19:00