Getting Here

Ashton Gate Stadium is located on the South West side of the City of Bristol, less than two miles from the City Centre. 

Our full address is:

Ashton Gate Stadium,
Bristol
BS3 2LQ

concert travel info.

Ashton Gate Stadium uses what3words to help find precise locations at the venue, such as VIP entrances, the Store, bars and restaurants. Every 3m square has been given a unique combination of three words: a what3words address. We have added some popular locations here for the Stadium, find each location by clicking on the link or entering the corresponding 3 word address into the free what3words app:

  • Main entrance - half.pace.liner
  • Sports Bar - luck.noses.sweat
  • Kofi Lounge - wounds.regard.energetic
  • VIP Entrance 1 - cove.option.foam
  • VIP Entrance 2 - visual.follow.below
  • VIP Entrance 3 - again.storms.thank
  • Store -  shape.trace.sizes
  • Heineken Lounge Entrance -  lots.dusty.such
  • Cycle parking -  boom.prices.factor

Getting To The Stadium

Information for Bristol City home games can be found here whilst Bristol Bears travel information is available by clicking here. 

If you are attending Stadium Clinic, please arrive at the Winterstoke Road Car Park (BS3 2LQ) and then head to VIP Entrance 2 where you will be greeted and shown up to our Executive Box Level 3.

For events and non-matchday travel information, please see below. 

Location

Walking

The easiest and cheapest way to get to Ashton Gate is on foot. We're just a short walk away from central Bristol including (click each for Google walking directions):

By Bike

Ashton Gate is easily accessed by bike via a number of dedicated cycle paths in Bristol. We also have plenty of bike racks at the stadium (96 in total) as well as a handy bike pump in the Winterstoke Road car park outside of the South Stand.

We're a short bike ride from many parts of Bristol. A helpful Journey Planner provides helpful information such as elevation, route types and pump locations 

including:

By Bus

Ashton Gate is well connected to Bristol and surrounding areas by an extensive public bus network.

The easiest way to plan your route is the TravelWest Journey Planner. Many services across Bristol are operated by First Bus – you can find more information on their routes, timetables and fares here.

The free First Bus app provides journey planning advice, bus tracking, seat availability and the ability to purchase tickets.

The stadium is also served by the M2 MetroBus route which is just 9 minutes walk from the stadium. For routes, timetables and fares please click here. 

By Rail

The closest station to Ashton Gate is Parson Street, a 15 minute walk from the stadium. Parson Street is accessible from mainline stations including Bristol Temple Meads (40 minute walk to the Stadium), Bristol Parkway and Weston Super Mare. For more information visit the GWR website, or call 0345 7000 125.

By Taxi

Book a taxi to or from Ashton Gate with our friends at V Cars: 01179 25 26 26

By Car

Our main stadium car park (referred to as the Winterstoke Road Car Park) is accessible from Wedlock Way / Winterstoke Road. It is a pay and display car park operated by Pay-By-Phone. 30-minutes free parking is available on non-matchdays. You can pay by downloading the app or at parking meters in front of The Independence Sports Bar.  If you are using SatNav we suggest you use postcode BS3 2LQ which will point you to the correct entrance.

Street parking surrounding the stadium is severely limited and we encourage visitors to utilise public transport as an alternative. Please observe all local parking restrictions and respect local resident's driveways and homes.

FROM M5: Leave the M5 motorway at junction 18, travel along the Portway (A4) following the signs for Bristol Airport/Taunton (A38). Over the swing bridge (Brunel Way), branching left into Winterstoke Road, and left again at the traffic lights for Ashton Gate.

FROM M4: At junction 19, exit onto M32 towards Bristol. Continue on A4032. Turn left at A4044/Bond Street. Continue to follow A4044. At Temple Circus Gyratory, take the 2nd exit onto A4/Templegate. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A370/York Road. Continue to follow A370. Go through one roundabout. Slight left to merge onto Brunel Way. Take the next left at traffic lights for Ashton Gate.*This route directs through Bristol City Centre and journey time can be significantly increased due to traffic. Travelling along the Portway via the M5 is often considerably quicker. For the Portway, leave the M4 at junction 20 and join the M5 South-bound, then follow the above directions for M5*.

By Air

Ashton Gate stadium is only a fifteen minutes drive away from Bristol International Airport and connected by the Airport Flyer service A1. The nearest stop is Parson Street, just 15 minutes walk. Call 0871 334 4344 for flight times.

Accommodation

Stay in luxury in Bristol when you visit Ashton Gate for a conference, meeting, wedding or event. Stay with our partners The Bristol Hotel in the centre of Bristol, just a short distance away from Ashton Gate Stadium.

Click here to visit The Bristol Hotel website and book your stay today.

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