O2 Academy - Leeds

O2 Academy Leeds
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VENUE: O2 Academy Leeds 

ADDRESS: 55 Cookridge St, Leeds LS2 3AW

CONTACT: 0113 389 1555


There are two Blue Badge bays directly outside the venue and spaces in the Rose Bowl car park, Woodhouse Lane and Q-Park The Light.

If you require accessible tickets for any events at O2 Academy’s across the country you will need to provide proof of your disability. The simplest way is to register for an Access Card.

Don’t have an Access Card? You can complete the online booking form, call the venue +44 (0)113 389 1555 or email the O2 Academy Leeds at . You can also text the venue by Next Generation Text Service by 18002 +44 (0)113 389 1555

If you require a complimentary ticket for your companion – available for registered disabled people – please tell the venue at the time of booking.

The box office is at an accessible height situated on Portland Gate. It’s equipped with a mic and induction loop.

Limited wheelchair spaces are available on a first come first served basis, please request this service at the time of booking.

The accessible toilet is located just outside the auditorium via a lip or a few number of steps which can be opened without a RADAR key – the staff can provide access if necessary.

The bars have lowered counters and the friendly staff will be happy to assist you if you require assistance.

If you need any assistance using the cloakroom please notify a member of staff.

Assistance dogs are welcome in the venue – please let the academy know if you wish to bring one when you make your booking.

There is a medical room situated in the venue.

If you need any help purchasing any merchandise please contact a member of staff.

Please be aware strobe lighting may be used during some concerts.


The venue which is now Leeds Academy was originally opened by Prince Albert in 1885.