Cheap And Free Comedy In London

Got a heart full of laughter and a wallet full of nothing? No stress, there's more than enough cheap comedy nights in London to keep you rich in giggles. From talented new stand-ups to chaotic karaoke and simply some of the best acts on the circuit, there's plenty of great value entertainment to help you get your cackle on.

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Last updated on 23rd May 2024

🇮🇪🍀 Barry's Bonus Buzzer Bingo - Fully Interactive Comedy Gameshow @ The Star by Liverpool Street! 🍀🇮🇪

@ The Star By Liverpool Street on Friday 14th June 2024 and 6 other Fridays

Barry's Buzzer Bingo is so much more than your usual games night, as it's a bingo event and live comedy show rolled into one. Hosted by The Star By Liverpool Street, you can expect two full games of bingo alongside wacky races, ant-staring contests, treasure hunts and so much more, for the chance to win some seriously great prizes. Tickets cost just £5 per person, and there will be truly hilarious hosts too.

LDN Comedy

LDN Comedy is an East London gem of a place to seriously giggle without breaking the bank. Wednesdays offer lols for less with £1 nights at the Star by Hackney Downs. Line-ups include everyone from the established celebrity to stars of the future who are making noise on the scene.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

Serving up an affordable night of laughs in a quirky venue, The Boat Show Comedy Club is a must for those stand-up fanatics. Check out their Tuesday event for an evening of fresh material or head over on a Friday for some well-oiled jokes that'll have you chortling.

Comedy Rumblings

Fancy a night of comedy that's pretty easy on the purse strings? Comedy Rumblings hosts shows every Wednesday at The Crown in Blackheath and The Queen in Knightsbridge, where you can catch a mix of rising and headlining acts.

Carib and Co Brunch CIC Presents FREE BRUNCH & COMEDY

@ Nando's Harrow on Friday 14th June 2024 and 3 other dates

With tickets ranging between totally free and only £3 (to support small businesses, young entrepreneurs and those in need during the cost of living crisis), the Carib and Co Brunch Community Interest company is bringing you meals, comedy, markets and more at an affordable price. Check them out over the coming months.

Good Ship Comedy

In need of a laugh but your purse strings are feeling a little tight? Pubs and theatres are playing host to Good Ship Comedy. These purveyors of hilarity bring in names that are sure to make your sides split, from top headliners to circuit newbies.

The Exhibit

Free comedy nights in London are hard to come by, but fortunately for you, The Exhibit are serving up some of the best ones around. The Balham beauty is putting on a series of fortnightly events where you'll enjoy witty sets from new names on the circuit, alongside running commentary from your host MC Suzie Preece.

Barry's Bonus Buzzer Bingo @ The Star

@ The Star By Liverpool Street on Friday 14th June 2024 and 6 other Fridays

Save 10% on ticket Better Late Than Never with discount code FRIDAY

A fully interactive comedy gameshow is coming to The Star By Liverpool Street. Barry's Bonus Buzzer Bingo combines whacky games, a healthy dose of much-needed luck and even more fun besides - like treasure hunts or beer goggles. There are seven whole chances to win a prize, so it's a bargain for entry starting at just a tenner.

Top and Bottom Comedy

Top-notch comedy shouldn't burn a hole in your pocket, so be sure to check out Top and Bottom Comedy at The Book Club in Shoreditch. Not only will there be fabulous comedians at this cosy venue showcasing some great stand-up, but there will also be bevvies on offer too.

Fuller's Comedy on Tap

Check out one of Fuller's Comedy on Tap witty events for a hefty dose of laughs. These brilliant stand-up nights are taking place at watering holes across London and offering you the chance to catch talented newbies and well-seasoned pros for just £15.

Laugh Train Home Events

Discounts available on certain events

Looking to get some giggles on a budget? Laugh Train Home is the place for you, supplying you with top-notch comedy nights without the price tag. Catch one of its online events or head over to Battersea where a lineup of comics are ready and waiting.

Comedy Cabin

As part of Hoxton Cabin's performance art collection, Comedy Cabin is a range of nights showcasing the cream of funny, as well as giving up and coming comics a chance to try out their new material. Tickets for The Thursday Standup Show are free, with others priced around £5 making it a thrifty night out.

Shakespeare Comedy Club

A pub and comedy night in one? Comedy Downstairs at The Shakespeare is really delivering the goods to punters and fans alike. Think lineups of comedians fronting plenty of talent and a variety of styles, with affordable drinks to boot.

The Heathcote and Star

Get ready for a stellar night out at the Heathcote and Star. With delicious food, refreshing drinks, plus exciting stand-up comedy events like Oh So Funny and top-notch Sunday roasts, this boozer is the shining star of Leytonstone.

Camden Cabaret

With tickets starting at just £10, Camden Cabaret is one of our top picks for a cheap night out in Camden. Expect tantalising burlesque performances along with quirky circus skills and hilarious stand-up comedy, with affordable drink deals too.

The Five Points Brewing Co

Looking for something affordable to do in London? Brought to you by The Five Points Brewing Company, The Pembury Tavern is hosting comedy nights every last Wednesday of the month. You can eat pizza, drink beer and have a good belly laugh.

JK Comedy Club

For just a fiver you can bag seats to some of the funniest talent in London performing at The Spice of Life in Soho as part of Just Kidding Comedy Club's pro showcase. With credits from Channel 4, Mock the Week and Live at the Apollo, the lineup is bound to impress. What's more, the Central London haunt is a super cosy place to hangout afterwards, with a well-stocked bar and plenty of atmosphere. 

Milkdrop Comedy

Milkdrop Comedy runs affordable comedy nights across North and East London, ranging from TV headliners to the circuit's most exciting talent. And the price of those hot tickets? Just £7 per person for general admission.