ABBA Voyage Arena - 2022 ABBA Concert Venue (2023)

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experience at the Oceanbird Lounge with unlimited food and free-flowing drinks.

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The ABBA Arena is built around ABBA’s timeless music, offering you an experience like no other.

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  • Getting here
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Located at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, the arena is purpose-built for ABBA’s never before-seen concert. The location offers easy access to transport links, local shops, plenty of food & drink options, along with a variety of seating and standing ticket choices and accessible entry.

ABBA Arena, Pudding Mill Lane, London E15 2PJ

The nearest public transport stations to the ABBA Arena are Pudding Mill Lane and Stratford, which are some of the best connected in London, with easy transport links to the rest of the city, local regions and Europe.

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By Rail

The closest station to the venue is Pudding Mill Lane on the DLR (Docklands Light Railway), and the ABBA Arena is immediately opposite the station.

The closest underground station is Stratford, located on the Central and Jubilee lines, and the closest National Rail station is Stratford International. The walk to the ABBA Arena from Stratford is around 25 minutes. Alternatively, you can change at Stratford station to get on the DLR (Docklands Light Rail) towards Canary Wharf from platform 4a and take the train one stop to Pudding Mill Lane.

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By Bus & Coach

The easiest way to get to the ABBA Arena is by rail on public transport.

There are no parking spaces available for coaches to wait, but coaches can drop off and pick up on Pudding Mill Lane.

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By Bicycle

The easiest way to get to the ABBA Arena is by rail on public transport.

If you wish to cycle, there are 100 bicycle parking places located on either side of the arena gates. Bicycles may be left there are at owners’ risk and ABBA Voyage will not accept any responsibility for any damage, accidents or losses.

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By Car & Taxi

The easiest way to get to the ABBA Arena is by rail on public transport.

The only parking available at the ABBA Arena is for blue badge holders, and these spaces must be booked in advance. We strongly encourage travel via public transport or bicycle as parking options at Stratford and Westfield are available but are not controlled by us.

If you would like to enquire about blue badge parking, please get in touch at [emailprotected]

Private hire vehicles should drop off and pick up on Pudding Mill Lane. Only pre-booked vehicles will be able to access Pudding Mill Lane at the end of the concert. If you wish to hail a black cab, there is an appointed black taxi rank on Barbers Road.

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On Foot

The easiest way to get to the ABBA Arena is by rail on public transport.

The ABBA Arena is located immediately opposite Pudding Mill Lane station on the DLR (Docklands Light Railway). However, you can also alight at Stratford station and enjoy the walk through Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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Accessibility

If you have any specific access needs, requirements or would like any further information, please contact us at [emailprotected]. For enquiries that are not access related, please contact us at [emailprotected].

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Blue Badge Parking

The ABBA Arena offers 10 parking spaces for blue badge holders. These are located on the arena site a short distance from the main entrance. Spaces must be booked in advance, so if you would like to enquire about booking one, please get in touch at [emailprotected]

Accessible Seating

The ABBA Arena has plenty of wheelchair spaces, ambulant seats and seats suitable for a wheelchair user to transfer into. All of these seats and spaces must be booked in advance and are clearly marked on our seating plan.

Accessible Companion

The ABBA Arena offers companion tickets for essential companions of patrons who require someone to accompany and assist them. These seats are next to the accessible ticket purchased and should be selected when booking your accessible ticket.

Step-Free Access

The ABBA Arena has step-free entry. The arena is immediately opposite Puddling Mill Lane station which has step-free access.

Access and step-free seating can be purchased through our booking link.

Food & Drink

Doors to the ABBA Arena open 1 hour 45 minutes before the concert, so you can arrive early to make the most of all our bar and food outlets which will all be open before the concert starts.

  • Oceanbird Lounge
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Upgrade to the ultimate ABBA Voyage experience with access to the exclusive Oceanbird Lounge.

The Oceanbird Lounge is a premium space within the ABBA Arena, where you can relax and enjoy free flowing drinks – including a Oceanbird-themed cocktail ahead of the concert. The lounge also serves cold-cuts and platters, snacks, and desserts. Elevate your ABBA experience, and make your voyage a trip to remember.

The Oceanbird Lounge is available to all concertgoers. Simply add Oceanbird Lounge access when booking your tickets, or purchase a lounge pass separately by clicking here. When purchasing separately, please ensure you select the performance you will be attending.

Oceanbird Lounge benefits:

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    Priority Entry

    Skip the queues when you arrive with a fast-track entrance into the ABBA Arena.

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    Arrive Early

    Experience the Oceanbird Lounge 1 hour 45 minutes prior to the concert.

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    Food

    Indulge in a selection of delicious cold platters and desserts.

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    Drinks

    Unlimited drinks, all served to you by our welcoming staff- including prosecco, wine, beer, draft cocktails and soft drinks.

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    Official Merch

    Receive a complimentary ABBA Voyage souvenir water bottle & souvenir lanyard.

The ABBA Arena has a great variety of food and drink options for you to enjoy. On the main concourse you will find two main bars and a Prosecco bar, plus two further bars located in the main auditorium. The bars will serve a wide range of drinks including cocktails, wine, draught beer, spirits, and soft drinks. On the main concourse you’ll also find a dedicated food area serving a selection of hot & cold options for you to choose from, as well as a selection of drinks, so there’s no need to queue twice. Click here to view the menu.

Did you know you can order ahead and have drinks waiting for you on arrival at the Abba Arena? It couldn’t be easier, just click here to place your order. Just select the date and time of your performance and make your selection. Drinks will then be ready for you to pick up from one of our collection points when you arrive at the arena.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Looking for more information? Take a look at our frequently asked questions.

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FAQs

Where is the ABBA Voyage concert taking place? ›

Until 31 January 2024

Get ready for the return of ABBA with a spectacular new concert in ABBA Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Will ABBA perform live at ABBA Voyage? ›

The ABBA 'Voyage' concert event has been extended to November 2023 due to high demand from fans. The live show - which has received universal acclaim - takes place at Queen Elizabeth's Olympic Park in London, and features avatar versions of ABBA.

Where is the best place to sit in ABBA Arena? ›

In general seating, blocks A - E offer the best views in the ABBA Arena. Seats close to the centre ensure a head-on view of the show's spectacle and cutting-edge technology.

How big will the ABBA Arena be? ›

The 3,000-seat venue is constructed from mass timber and can be dismantled and moved to new locations with ease. The ABBA Arena combines state-of-the-art technology and architecture to immerse crowds in the world of ABBA, with an extensive site including a concourse with bars, a food area, and merchandise outlets.

Is the ABBA Voyage concert only in London? ›

ABBA Voyage is a virtual concert residency by the Swedish pop group ABBA. The concerts feature virtual avatars (dubbed 'ABBAtars'), depicting the group as they appeared in 1977. The concerts are held in a purpose-built venue at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, officially called the ABBA Arena.

Is ABBA Voyage just a screen? ›

On the screens to the side of the arena the members of ABBA are in full 3D. Cameras sweep past them. They can turn, pass in front of each other, have fully formed sides, backs, tops and [cough] bottoms. But on stage they are a flat 2D image on a 65-million pixel giant LCD.

Is ABBA Voyage concert worth it? ›

Ultimately, these ABBA songs are too good, this show is so enjoyable, so spectacularly envisioned and realised, those renderings of ABBA on-stage are so detailed, as to feel real, that you can so easily suspend your disbelief.

How does the new ABBA concert work? ›

A hologram is a virtual three-dimensional image, but the show's producers have said this isn't what they're using for the concert. Instead, they've made avatars, nicknamed ABBAtars, to appear as digital versions of Agnetha, Björn, Benny and Anni-Frid.

What do you wear to the ABBA Arena? ›

Yes, under 18s are very welcome within the Oceanbird Departure Lounge. Is there a Dress Code? The ABBA Voyage concerts will be an exciting event, and many guests will be dressed up for the time of their lives! However, there is absolutely no dress code for the concerts or for the Oceanbird Departure Lounge.

How early should I arrive for ABBA Voyage? ›

Food & Drink. Doors to the ABBA Arena open 1 hour 45 minutes before the concert, so you can arrive early to make the most of all our bar and food outlets which will all be open before the concert starts. Upgrade to the ultimate ABBA Voyage experience with access to the exclusive Oceanbird Lounge.

Can you dance in the seats at ABBA Voyage? ›

Get closer to the action with our Dance Floor tickets. These tickets are for standing (or dancing) only, so you'll be closer to the stage than anyone else and free to dance anywhere within the area. We have eight Dance Booths in total, four for up to 10 people and four for up to 12 people.

What should I wear to ABBA concert? ›

There is no official dress code for the evening. Expect to see a mix of ABBA fancy dress, Donna dungarees and normal evening out attire.

Is the ABBA Arena indoor or outdoor? ›

Striving to serve its audience with a new immersive experience that has never been seen before, the ABBA Arena's design responds to its context while hosting open interior spaces that engage and welcome visitors.

Does the ABBA Arena have a roof? ›

Through the batten-lined exterior there are glimpses of the large geodesic steel domed roof that encloses the arena, which has 1,650 seats and room for a 1,350-person standing audience.

How long does ABBA Voyage concert last? ›

Concert Times

The concert is 90 minutes long and there is no interval. Doors open 1 hour 45 minutes before the start of the concert. The performance will start promptly and latecomers will not be admitted until a suitable break in the performance.

Why is ABBA Voyage only in London? ›

ABBA made 'emotional choice' to have Voyage show in London in wake of Brexit. A BBA chose to hold their ABBA Voyage concert series in London as they wanted to stick by the UK in the wake of Brexit, the show's producer has revealed.

Are ABBA Voyage tickets selling well? ›

We have to see how attractive it is. We've sold 380,000 tickets or so. It's good for a couple months.

How long will the ABBA Arena last? ›

The concerts are scheduled through to 28 May 2023, it has been extended from the original end date of 2 October 2022. ABBA Voyage performances will take place on five days throughout the week. There will be one performance a day on Monday, Thursday and Friday.

What are the best seats for ABBA Voyage? ›

Seats in the center section, H, deliver the widest and most symmetrical view. They're the best seats and therefore expensive—expect £102 to £175 ($125 to $214) each, depending on demand.

Can you take pictures at ABBA Voyage? ›

Photography and filming within the auditorium is strictly prohibited. You are responsible for your belongings when attending the ABBA Arena. ABBA Voyage accepts no responsibility for any personal property brought to the venue.

What food is served at ABBA Voyage? ›

In the venue, you can find four public bars, a Prosecco bar and a concourse eatery serving hot dogs, deli sandwiches and sweet treats. The Oceanbird Lounge at ABBA Voyage is a premium hospitality space, where you can enjoy free-flowing food and drink before the concert.

Is the ABBA Arena temporary? ›

Super Trouper: ABBA Arena is the world's largest demountable temporary venue.

Are there toilets in the ABBA Arena? ›

There is step-free access throughout the ABBA Arena including the main entrance, foyer, toilets, bars and the auditorium itself.

What is the nearest tube to ABBA Arena? ›

The nearest underground station to ABBA Arena is Stratford, which is served by the Central, Jubilee, DLR, Overground and TfL Rail lines. ABBA Arena is a 20-minute walk from the underground station.

Can I take a bag to ABBA Voyage? ›

We do have a cloakroom with limited space, so please only bring the essentials.

How big are the dance booths at ABBA Voyage? ›

Dance booth: There are eight dance booths available, four of which host up to 10 people, while the other four can fit up to 12 people.

Can you wear jeans to a concert? ›

But when it comes to style, comfort, and practicality, you can't go wrong with a pair of jeans or shorts. Especially if it's summer and especially if the concert is outside. Sometimes a band's set can go on for hours, so ensure you'll be comfortable all night by wearing your favorite denim bottoms.

What you Cannot wear to concerts? ›

The goal is to be comfortable and safe while at the concert so it's best to ditch the flip flops or heels for flats or sneakers. Concerts are all about getting dressed up, but don't overdo it with the jewelry either. Don't wear pieces that are too big, might fall off, or will bother you while you're rocking out.

What to expect at ABBA Voyage? ›

What will you see at ABBA Voyage? Those avatars, based on the reunited Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad perform every single number. The singers are backed by a live 10-piece band, accompanying ABBA's avatars on all their hits and bringing that immersive energy to the room.

Why is ABBA Voyage in London? ›

ABBA made 'emotional choice' to have Voyage show in London in wake of Brexit. A BBA chose to hold their ABBA Voyage concert series in London as they wanted to stick by the UK in the wake of Brexit, the show's producer has revealed.

How long does the ABBA Voyage concert last? ›

Concert Times

The concert is 90 minutes long and there is no interval. Doors open 1 hour 45 minutes before the start of the concert. The performance will start promptly and latecomers will not be admitted until a suitable break in the performance.

How long will the ABBA Voyage concert run for? ›

ABBA are reportedly planning to play their 'Voyage' show in London through to at least 2026. The concert features digital ABBAtars of the group as they were in their heyday and features 20 of the band's best-loved hits, accompanied by a live band.

Is ABBA Voyage concert selling well? ›

We have to see how attractive it is. We've sold 380,000 tickets or so. It's good for a couple months.

Is ABBA Voyage air conditioned? ›

Yes, the ABBA Arena has an Air Conditioning system.

Is the ABBA concert live singing? ›

ABBA Voyage is changing the future of concerts

Instead, they'll appear as digital versions of themselves, backed by a 10-piece live band. However, once the show begins, it'll feel as if ABBA are in the room.

Can you dance in seats at ABBA Voyage? ›

Get closer to the action with our Dance Floor tickets. These tickets are for standing (or dancing) only, so you'll be closer to the stage than anyone else and free to dance anywhere within the area. We have eight Dance Booths in total, four for up to 10 people and four for up to 12 people.

Can you take photos at ABBA Voyage? ›

Photography and filming within the auditorium is strictly prohibited. You are responsible for your belongings when attending the ABBA Arena. ABBA Voyage accepts no responsibility for any personal property brought to the venue.

What happens at ABBA Voyage concert? ›

What will you see at ABBA Voyage? Those avatars, based on the reunited Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngstad perform every single number. The singers are backed by a live 10-piece band, accompanying ABBA's avatars on all their hits and bringing that immersive energy to the room.

How much has ABBA Voyage cost? ›

Voyage takes place in a custom-built temporary stadium, ABBA Arena, and cost $175 million to develop, making it one of the most expensive live shows ever. It'll need to attract north of 2 million fans just to break even, but that seems doable with 650,000 tickets already sold.

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