We regret there is no public car parking adjacent to The Shoestring Theatre. (other than for patrons with mobility difficulties - please let CYTO know in advance if you need this facility).
On-street spaces can be found on Oakley Road and Albert Road.  The post code is SE25 4XG


Buses 130, 197 and 312 stop in Portland Road near Oakley Road.

Follow Oakley Road down the left hand side. The theatre is located in the last large building.


The nearest tram stop is Arena which is about a ten minute walk.

Trams connect from East Croydon station. From Croydon take trams heading towards Elmers End or Beckenham Junction .

If travelling from New Addington, change at Sandilands.

For further information visit Tramlink website


The nearest train station is Norwood Junction. 

On leaving the station CYTO is about a 10 minute walk via Portland Road.

Buses run in Portland Rd and CYTO is 2 stops away (the Leisure Centre stop).

An alternative is East Croydon station from where take a tram - as above - or Bus 312 or 197 from the top of Cherry Orchard Road to the Leisure Centre stop in Portland Road (197 is slightly more direct), Oakley Road is opposite the bus stop.

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