About the Metro Theatre

Who We Are

The Metro Theatre has long been Sydney’s leading independent rock venue and has played host to some of the most memorable live gigs Sydney music fans have seen and heard. It is a landmark venue for both international and local acts, being a pivotal breakthrough venue for bands as they break on to the scene.

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The Metro Theatre
624 George Street, Sydney NSW 2000.
Box Office: Phone (02) 9550 3666
*Please note: The Metro Box Office is only open for events. Our Day Box Office is located at the Enmore Theatre

Christmas Shutdown Period

The Box Office will be closed from Saturday 21st December for the Christmas period.
We will reopen on Thursday 2nd January.
For all ticket sales during this time, please purchase via our website.
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Enjoying Your Night Out at The Metro Theatre

Situated in the heart of George Street’s bustling entertainment district, directly across from the Cinema strip, and close to Darling Harbour and Oxford Street, The Metro is centrally located and easy to find.


By Train:
Town Hall Station is a 3 minute walk from the venue. Take the Sydney Town Hall exit and walk south along George Street.

By Bus:
All buses that run to the Queen Victoria Building are a 3 minute walk from the venue, with many buses to George Street stopping right outside the Metro itself.

By Taxi:
Taxis are readily available to hail outside the venue at all times of day and night.

There is very limited parking in the CBD, however if you are driving there is secure city parking at Wilson Parking on the Cnr Goulburn & Elizabeth Streets they are open until 12am Mon – Thurs, 11pm Sundays, 1am on Fridays & 1.30am Saturdays & costs between $8 - $10 flat after 6pm. Otherwise there is parking at 137 Castlereagh St which is open til 12am Sun – Fri & 2am on Sat after 6pm, flat rate of $18.


Entry to the Metro Theatre will be declined if patrons are seen to be consuming alcohol upon approach or waiting to enter The Metro Theatre as per current legislation and Alcohol Free Zones put in place.

All Over 18's Patrons must provide Valid Photo ID to gain entry into the venue. Failure to provide Valid Photo ID may result in denied entry.

Tickets are not refundable in these instances.


There is no shortage of cafes, restaurants and bars in the immediate vicinity of The Metro. Both Chinatown and the Spanish Quarter are adjacent to the area and provide a range of meals for all budgets. Please remember, we have a strict door policy and are committed to responsible service so please drink in moderation. We do not have a specific dress code at the metro unless stated for specific events , we are all about having fun and enjoying yourself. Dress tidy and look your best


SLR cameras and recording devices are strictly prohibited, our friendly venue photographers are happy to snap you and your friends at the gig, all photos are uploaded to our Facebook Page. The Metro Theatre has a photo booth located in our foyer.


The Metro Theatre promotes good safe fun, please enjoy yourself and respect other patrons, leave quietly after the gig and have a safe trip home.