Substation Brixton


Come to Substation to climb. 

With over a 100 different climbing routes, and new sets being arranged weekly (meaning an ever evolving climbing experience), through to monthly climbing events, instructed 1-1 tutorials, climbing parties and a magical kids climbing space *The Wild*, Substation Brixton has the facilities to get you/ your colleagues/your kids hyped. 

In addition to their amazing climbing facilities Substation Brixton also hosts a gym, fitness studio + cafe (and yes, after your climb you can absolutely drink) and treatment room. 

Visit Substation Brixton to clear your mind, learn a new skill and to straight up feel like a kid again climbing up the walls.

Climbing with Substation makes for a great date night and they also offer group booking discounts, shoe hire included in the price. 

If you're looking for a full venue takeover - they can take up to 400 guests. 


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Taking Bookings
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • None


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 7:00 22:00
Tuesday 7:00 22:00
Wednesday 7:00 22:00
Thursday 7:00 22:00
Friday 7:00 22:00
Saturday 8:00 20:00
Sunday 8:00 20:00



Substation Brixton, Unit 13, Ellerslie Square Industrial Estate, Brixton Hill, SW2 5DZ



Nearest Station

Brixton (Tube)

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
The Wild Private Room 15 20 - £280 £280

Taking bouldering to new heights, Substation Brixton’s new developmental play space The Wild is now open.

London’s first children’s destination designed by a Froebel specialist (the thinking behind Forest Schools).

The Wild stimulates creative learning through sensory engagement and welcomes children aged two to seven to experience climbing in a safe, fun and creative setting. Continuing Substation’s mission to bring the great outdoors indoors, The Wild is an enchanting wonderland that will fuel little imaginations. 


Main Climbing Space Venue Hire 0 400 - - -

If you have a corporate event or incredibly cool idea for a party our main climbing space is laid out across 2 floors, with over 100 different climbing routes, designed for all different levels of climbing ability.

Substation Brixton's full venue hire includes all costs for shoe + chalk rentals

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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