Are you a fan of stand-up comedy? Do you love the thrill of being part of a live audience, laughing along with fellow comedy enthusiasts? If so, you're in luck! In this blog, we will delve into the world of comedy tours happening across the UK right now.

Get ready to laugh until your sides hurt, as some of the funniest comedians are on tour throughout the UK in 2024 and 2025. From Jimmy Carr's quick-witted humour to the charming performance of Jason Manford and the uproarious stories from Peter Kay, these comedic giants are sure to leave you in stitches.

Whether you are a die-hard comedy fan or looking to discover new comedians, we have got you covered. We have highlighted the best comedians who are currently on tour in the UK and show you how to get the best seat in the house for their live performances. Keep reading to find out more.

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Jimmy Carr

British-Irish comedian Jimmy Carr is a well-known figure in the UK and is recognised as one of the top-selling comedians worldwide. With his incredible popularity, Jimmy constantly fills venues with enthusiastic audiences worldwide.

The comedian will be taking his bumper 'Laughs Funny Tour' to a multitude of arenas throughout the UK. With over 100 venues confirmed, Carr's upcoming tour will run from May 2024 through to December 2025 and see him play two shows every night.

His previous tour titled 'Terribly Funny' was a huge success, with over one million tickets sold in various countries across the globe.

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Jason Manford

Get ready to join the laughter as Jason Manford, one of the UK's most beloved comedians, embarks on a brand new tour in 2024/25.

In addition to his hilarious storytelling prowess, Manford is also a master of improvisation. He thrives on interacting with his audience, embracing the unexpected and turning it into comedic gold. This creates a unique and dynamic atmosphere at each show, making no two performances the same.

The tour is set to kick off in November 2024, with Manford performing at some of the country's biggest venues. These include the likes of Co-op Live, First Direct Arena, Birmingham Utilita Arena, Connexin Live, and many more.

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Katherine Ryan

Katherine Ryan is an incredibly talented and hilarious comedian who has gained a massive following due to her unique style of comedy. Known for her sharp wit, fearless approach and quick improv skills, Katherine has become a household name in the comedy world.

The comedian's upcoming tour, ‘Battleaxe’, has just been announced with great excitement. The announcement was made during her appearance on Jonathan Ross' ITV talk show, generating a lot of buzz among her fans.

The tour will be visiting arenas throughout the UK in 2024/25. With VIP tickets you expect an evening filled with laughter, insightful perspectives, and endless entertainment.

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Michael McIntyre

Michael McIntyre is a highly acclaimed and beloved comedian, known for his infectious energy and relatable humour. His new tour, 'Macnificent World Tour 2024', is expected to be an absolute hit among comedy fans worldwide.

Over the course of his career, McIntyre has accomplished many impressive feats, including having the fastest-selling UK stand-up DVD of all time in 2009 and being the highest-grossing stand-up comedian in the world in 2012.

McIntyre was given his first show with ‘Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow’. Now, he hosts the highly successful ‘Michael McIntyre’s Big Show’ on the BBC, as well as the game show ‘The Wheel’.

He has been on four tours in his career, with his last one, “Michael McIntyre’s Big World Tour’, playing 242 shows in 20 countries from 2017-2019.

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Paul Smith

Paul Smith's new ‘Pablo Tour’ is a fantastic choice for any avid fan of comedy. The Pablo tour will run through 2024 and 2025 at arenas throughout the UK.

This show will take audiences on a laughter-filled journey through his everyday life, sharing tales that are both relatable and side-splitting.

Whether he's recounting his gaming obsession or regaling the audience with his escapades of dealing with everyday mishaps, Paul's comedic genius always shines through.

The ‘Pablo’ is a testament to his ability to connect with audiences on a personal level, making them feel like they are part of the hilariously chaotic world he describes.

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Peter Kay

Peter Kay's ‘Better Late Than Never’ tour is a highly anticipated comedy tour that came after the comedian took a hiatus from stand-up comedy for several years.

The 'Better Late Than Never' tour is a long tour with a vast amount of dates that run from 2022 and into 2025!

Peter Kay is a rare modern comic who doesn’t rely on crude or political jokes. He is capable of filling the room with laughter with simple content that all ages can relate to.

The tour is not just a laugh-fest, but an emotional ride with Peter Kay sharing stories of his personal life and experiences such as his childhood memories and growing up in the northwest of England to his experiences of becoming a father.

Tickets are still available to purchase for a number of shows through 2024-2025. Check out the Peter Kay page to see the dates we have available.

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Rob Beckett

Rob Beckett is a well-known comedian from the UK who has been making audiences laugh for years. His latest tour, ‘Giraffe’, is a hilarious and must-see show for anyone who enjoys stand-up comedy.

The tour takes its name from one of Beckett's quirky stories from his life, where he relays a tale of him trying to find a giraffe to bring to a friend's birthday party.

Throughout the show, Beckett covers a range of topics from his personal life to international travel, all the while cracking jokes and delivering punchlines that will leave you laughing out loud.

If you're looking for a night of laughter and entertainment, Rob Beckett's Giraffe tour is definitely worth checking out. With shows scheduled throughout the UK, be sure to grab your tickets and get ready for a wild and hilarious ride with one of the funniest comedians around.

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Romesh Ranganathan

One popular comedian who has already confirmed a tour is Romesh Ranganathan. The host of 'The Weakest Link' has announced he will be taking his 'Hustle' tour on the road in 2024.

Throughout the tour, Ranganathan brings his trademark observational comedy to the forefront, delving into topics such as family dynamics, cultural clashes, and the everyday struggles of balancing work and personal life. His ability to highlight the humour in the most mundane situations has made him a favourite among audiences.

The comedian will be visiting cities such as London, Birmingham, Leeds and more this summer. Whether you are a long-time fan of Romesh Ranganathan or new to his brand of comedy, 'Hustle' promises a night filled with laughter and entertainment.

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Russell Kane

The Russell Kane ‘Hyperactive’ Tour is an exciting and highly anticipated event happening in 2025. Russell Kane, a renowned comedian and performer, is bringing his high-energy and unique style of comedy to various venues in the UK.

The Hyperactive Tour promises to be an unforgettable experience, with Kane bringing his A-game to entertain audiences of all ages. With his signature style, he is known to captivate the crowd from start to finish, leaving everyone in stitches with laughter.

So mark your calendars and get ready for an evening filled with humour, laughter, and an energetic performance by one of the most talented comedians of our time. Russell Kane VIP tickets are currently available to book.

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Greg Davies

After a seven-year break from performing, Greg Davies, best known for The Inbetweeners, Taskmaster, Cuckoo, and Nevermind The Buzzcocks, is returning to the stage

The renowned Welsh comedian has revealed details of his upcoming 'Full Fat Legend' tour, his largest live tour to date, set to kick off in January 2025.

Greg Davies 'Full Fat Legend; 2025 stand-up tour poster
Image: Greg Davies 'Full Fat Legend; 2025 stand-up tour poster; ASM Global

Spanning 55 dates across the UK and Ireland, fans can look forward to unforgettable evenings of comedy at prestigious venues like The Royal Albert Hall and The OVO Arena Wembley in London, as well as iconic locations in cities such as Manchester, Dublin, Edinburgh, Liverpool, and more.

From Cardiff to Leeds, Birmingham to Nottingham, comedy enthusiasts nationwide will have numerous chances to experience Greg Davies' comedic brilliance. With a diverse lineup of cities including Sheffield, Swansea, Newcastle, and beyond, fans can anticipate a laughter-filled extravaganza on what promises to be a legendary 2025 tour.

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