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Getting to Kingsholm

As Kingsholm Stadium is situated in the middle of a residential area, we have an obligation to be good neighbours.

Please take a few minutes to read the information posted below to make your visit to Kingsholm as pleasant and easy as possible and to ensure that local residents are inconvenienced as little as possible on match days.

This travel page has been developed to ensure that all visitors can get to and from the stadium and the park and ride areas as quickly and easily as possible. For match days, the times have been based on a standard 3pm kick-off but please follow the links for further information to visit the stadium at other times.

BY CAR

To Stadium:

The postcode for Kingsholm Stadium is GL1 3AX.  

Matchday Park and Ride:

The Tesco Park & Ride service has now ceased.

The postcode for the EDF Energy Park and Ride parking site is GL4 3RS.

EDF Energy at Barnwood: The EDF Energy overflow car park offices are located on the eastern side of Gloucester, about two-and-a-half miles from the city centre, just off the A417 bypass.

The Kingsholm Stadium Park and Ride, coaches supplied by SWANBROOKS and the car park kindly supplied by EDF Energy, runs every 15 minutes from Barnwood to Kingsholm Road 2 hours before kick-off.

Parking is free and the bus return journey commences as soon as possible after the game depending on Kingsholm Road road closures, and runs from Skinner Street every 15 minutes for a period of 90 minutes after the final whistle for afternoon kick offs and one hour after the final whistle for Friday evening kick offs. The cost is £2 per adult and £1 per child and OAPs.

Pre-match | the service will drop off supporters at the bus stop in Worcester Street at the end of Skinner St (northbound before the ground)

Post-match | the service will depart from the bus stop on the opposite side of Worcester Street just past Alvin Street (southbound before railway bridge) – commencing 10 minutes after the final whistle

Disabled supporters:

Disabled supporters should use the EDF Energy Park & Ride service but need to contact Helen Grayer in advance at [email protected]

A drop off/ pick up point is located at the front of the main car park for disabled supporters only.

Car Share:

Gloucester Rugby fully supports Car Sharing

 

BY BUS

Many bus routes are available into the main bus station in Gloucester, which is only a 5-minute walk to the stadium.

Key routes and service numbers are laid out below or click here for more information.

30/31 – Christ Church – Coleford – Brierley – Cinderford – Gloucester

91 – Dursley – Gloucester

14 – Stroud – The Stanleys – Stonehouse – Kingsway – Gloucester

94 – Cheltenham – Churchdown – Gloucester

73 – Chepstow – Lydney – Gloucester

32 – Ross on Wye – Newent – Gloucester

71 – Tewkesbury – Gloucester

853 – Oxford – Cheltenham – Gloucester

852 – Cirencester – Gloucester

 

BY COACH

If you are organising a coach trip to Kingsholm, click here for information regarding coach parking in the City.

 

BY RAIL

There is an excellent service from Gloucester with regular trains to all parts of the country. The station is less than a 10-minute walk from Gloucester Rugby. Come out of the station, turn right and follow the road towards Kingsholm from where signposts will lead you to the ground.

To see up to date timetables and ticket information, please visit Network Rail or Trainline.