By Bike To find your best route to Ashton Gate, visit betterbybike.info. A number of covered bicycle racks are available on a matchday outside the South Stand. By Foot Please be aware that there will be no access through the stadium footprint to the Atyeo Stand from the South Stand end of the ground, and vice versa. You will have to walk round via Winterstoke Road, Marsh Road and Ashton Road, or via Duckmoor Road and Raynes Road. Please allow enough time to do this. By Rail The closest station is Parson Street – an 18-minute walk (0.9 miles). Regular services are available linking Parson Street to Bristol Temple Meads, Bristol Parkway, Weston-super-Mare and Taunton. For information on train times please call the National Railway Enquiry Services on 0845 748 4950. Disabled Parking Our home disabled parking has already sold out for 2015/16, whilst there is limited availability for away disabled parking. Anyone using a wheelchair/electric vehicle that isn’t needed during the game can make themselves known to a steward who will find a safe place to store it during the match. For any enquiries please contact Nick Lloyd on 0117 963 0600, Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. Bus Information There are two football matchday bus services. Route BC1 runs from Whitchurch via Hartcliffe, Withywood, Highridge and Bedminster Down, priced £2 for a single journey, or £3 for a return. The route begins at Wharnecliffe Gardens in Whitchurch and drops off at the South Stand entrance to the stadium on Winterstoke Road. Return journeys set off at 5pm and 6pm. For 3pm kick-offs there will be two buses running, one from 1pm at Wharnecliffe Gardens and the other from 2pm. For 7.45pm kick-offs, the shuttle service will run from 5.45pm and 6.45pm. Return journeys are 9.45pm and 10.45pm. This service also runs for Rugby matches. Full map of the route and a timetable can be viewed here. Abus also run a service from Brislington Eagle Road 1 hour before kick-off to all first team matches. Stops on Bath Road, Temple Gate [for Temple Meads Station], Temple Way, Old Market [Bond Street], Haymarket, Centre [St Augustine’s Parade], Anchor Road and Hotwells Road. The drop off / pick-up point is on Winterstoke Road. Fares are £2 single or return, Season Ticket Holders £1. English Concessionary card holders travel free. For more information visit abus.co.uk or telephone 0117 977 6126 Car Sharing A car share scheme is in operation giving supporters the opportunity to pool resources when travelling to games. For more information click here. By Road Parking around Ashton Gate is severely limited. Please observe all local parking restrictions and make alternative travel arrangements wherever possible. If you have to drive, the Sat Nav postcode is BS3 2EJ 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. Parking Due to the redevelopment at Ashton Gate there is no on-site parking for the 2015/16 season. There is limited availability on matchdays for parking at an off-site location at Avonline PLC in Ashton Vale Road. Cost is £5 but it must be booked in advance. Please call Supporter Services on 0117 963 0600. Avonline is an 8 minute walk from Ashton Gate (0.4 miles), and there is a free shuttle bus service for infirm and disabled supporters. There is also parking available at other private sites on Ashton Vale road. Bedminster cricket club (http://bedminstercc.co.uk/) offers parking with a bar and food. They are a ten minute walk from Ashton Gate (0.6 mile). Some private parking is also available at private houses in the area. For details please click here. Media Parking Only the opposition club is guaranteed matchday parking. Please make clear on your accreditation request whether you need parking or not, and this will be considered. However, given the redevelopment at the stadium, throughout 2015/16 it is likely press parking will NOT be available. Check with the Communications Department (0117 963 0630) before traveling to see if you have parking for the game. By Air Ashton Gate is only fifteen minutes by car from Bristol International Airport. More details can be found here.