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Getting to Welford Road Stadium


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Directions By Road

From M1 (North and South) and M69 (East)

• Exit the motorway at Junction 21 (M1)
• Follow the signs for the city centre via Narborough Road (A5460)
• After 3 miles, at the cross-road junction with Upperton Road, turn right
• Continue over the River Soar, onto Walnut Street, and follow the signs to the city centre
• The stadium is approximately 1/2 mile ahead

From A6 (South)

• Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via London Road
• At the main set of lights opposite the entrance to the railway station (on the right), turn left onto Waterloo Way
• Continue over the next set of traffic lights onto Tigers Way
• The stadium is immediately in front of you

From A5199 (South)

• Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Welford Road

From A426 (South)

• Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Aylestone Road
• The ground will be on your right

From A47 (East)

• Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Uppingham Road
• At the St George's Retail Park roundabout, take the second exit into St George's Way (A594)
• Carry on past the Leicester Mercury offices on the right, and then filter off right onto Waterloo Way just before the Railway Station and then on to Tigers Way
• The stadium is 1/4 mile further on


Parking is not available at Leicester Tigers on match days. Parking spaces are available at the King Power Stadium, a 10-minute walk away, for £6 per car, per match. Pre-book online at www.leicestertigers.com/parking or with the Tigers ticket office on 0116 319 8888 (option 2).

Directions By Bus

Tigers run five dedicated bus services in conjunction with Arriva. Buses arrive at Welford Road 30 minutes before kick-off, dropping off at Nelson Mandela Park. Departure from the ground is 30 minutes after the final whistle, leaving from Tigers Way. Tickets cost £6 return for adults and £5 for children and concessions.

These times are for a 3pm kick-off and will change in line with the kick-off time (for other kick-off times please phone 0116 242 3670)

Pre-book at the Arriva travel shop in St Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester on 0116 242 3670 or email breenj.midland@arriva.co.uk. Alternatively you can pay on the day when boarding the bus.

T1 runs from Market Harborough to Welford Road with the following stops:

1.30pm Market Harborough Square (northbound)
1.45pm Kibworth - Church Road opposite the Coach & Horses
1.55pm Fleckney - High Street bus stop opposite The Old Crown
2.00pm Great Glen - Greyhound Pub
2.30pm Arrive at Welford Road

T2 runs from Oakham to Welford Road with the following stops:

1.20pm Oakham - Northgate opposite The Wheatsheaf
1.40pm Uppingham - Bus stop on North Street East
2.00pm Houghton on the Hill - Rose & Crown
2.03pm Bushby - Bus stop outside No.913 Uppingham Road
2.06pm Leicester - St Josephs Church, Uppingham Road prior to Goodwood Road
2.30pm Arrive at Welford Road

T3 runs from Nuneaton to Welford Road with the following stops:

1.22pm Nuneaton - Bus stop layby near Long Shoot pub, same side as pub
1.36pm Hinckley - Bus stop on Hawley Road near railway station
1.51pm Sapcote - Church Street opposite Red Lion
1.56pm Stoney Stanton - Long Street bus stop just after Blue Bell
2.02pm Huncote - Red Lion
2.10pm Narborough - St John's bus stop just after Foxhunter island
2.30pm Arrive at Welford Road

T4 runs from Market Bosworth to Welford Road with the following stops:

1.37pm Market Bosworth - The Square
1.46pm Newbold Verdon - opposite The Old White Swan
1.52pm Desford - The Bluebell
1.57pm Desford Crossroads - opposite The White Horse
2.03pm Leicester Forest East - The Red Cow
2.30pm Arrive at Welford Road

T6 from Melton Mowbray to Welford Road with the following stops:

1.30pm Melton Mowbray - Wilton Road opposite Kettleby Cross
1.38pm Asfordby - Opposite Blue Bell
1.52pm Thrussington - Opposite Blue Lion
1.56pm Rearsby - Horse & Groom
1.58pm East Goscote - Main Road
2.03pm Syston - Brookside
2.10pm Thurmaston - Manor Medical Centre
2.30pm Arrive at Welford Road

Find details of other bus routes in your area at www.leicestertigers.com/bybus by inputting your postcode.

Directions By Rail

London Road Railway Station is a 15 minute walk from the stadium. Upon arrival turn right out of the station, cross the road, turn left on to Waterloo Way, continue to the top of the hill onto Tigers Way and Welford Road is directly in front. Book online at www.thetrainline.com or on 0871 244 1545.

Disabled Facilities

Leicester Tigers are dedicated to providing individual customer attention to reflect the differing needs of disabled supporters.

We are continually striving to develop our levels of service, fully adopting the ethos of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA).

Welford Road provides:

• Designated parking on-site, subject to availability.
• 100 Wheelchair bays managed by match-day stewards.
• Admittance for guide dogs on request.
• Disabled toilet facilities throughout the stadium.
• Dedicated seating for ambulant and visually impaired supporters.
• Catering facilities available throughout the stadium.
• Hearing loop available in all customer contact points including the main reception area and ticket office.
• All conference, banqueting and meeting facilities are also fully accessible to disabled people.

Ticket Information

We have a total of 100 wheelchair spaces located in the MET-Rx, Goldsmiths and Holland & Barrett Stands. Tickets purchased in these designated disabled areas will be provided with a complimentary assistant ticket.

Proof of disability is required when applying for tickets within the designated disabled areas. The proof required is either a copy of your entitlement to care and/or mobility component of the disability living allowance or a copy of your blue badge.

For further information on ticketing or facilities please contact us on
0116 319 8888 or email enquires to tickets@tigers.co.uk

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