Banner image

Author

Adam Baker

Adam Baker writes

Posted Friday, February 23rd 2018

Cardiff sold out reminder & travel information

City supporters are being reminded that Sunday’s Severnside derby encounter with Cardiff City is SOLD OUT.

All 1,481 tickets for away supporters were snapped up in the space of 48 hours by season card PLUS holders.

Fans without tickets for the match are urged not to visit Cardiff City Stadium as they will not be granted entry. Any supporters found in home sections of the stadium will be ejected.

Collections and duplicate requests will be made available from the Away Ticket Office at Gate 12.

CAR PARKING

• If you’re traveling to the Stadium by car, access to Cardiff City Stadium from the M4 is easy. Leave the M4 at junction 33 and take the A4232 towards Cardiff/Barry.

• Exit the A4232 on to the B4267 turn off, signposted towards Cardiff City Stadium.

• Follow the slip road off the B4267 and take the second available exit off the roundabout on to Hadfield Road, and then take the third left in to Bessemer Road.

• Travel to the end of Bessemer Road and at the traffic lights turn left on to Sloper Road.

• Continue travelling down Sloper Road and turn left (next to the HSS Hire Shop) to access the away supporter’s car park.

The cost is £8 per car.

There will be Electronic Vehicle Management signage & brown football signage to help guide you to Cardiff City Stadium from the M4.

Please be aware that following a sat nav may lead supporters to be directed through the city centre which will add at least thirty minutes to your journey.

COACH PARKING & RESTRICTIONS

The following information has been released by the South Wales Police.

Can any coaches travelling to the game be at the Junction 33 services between 10.15am & 10.45am. They will be piloted through the traffic into the away compound at the stadium by the police.
 
Coaches and Minibuses need to adhere to the Police & Traffic Commissioner's guidelines, which are invoked for all Cat B Games and above. This is a high risk Cat ‘C’ match and all partners agencies involved are eager for the event to run smoothly.
 
As a result, Coach and Minibus compliance with the RVP will assist in delivering a safe event, ensuring timely arrival at the Stadium.
 
Under the Police & Traffic Commissioner's guidelines all Coaches and Minibuses are requested to attend the RVP and adhere to the Guidelines including:
 
·         Coaches are not to stop within ten miles of the venue, either en route to or on departure from the
event unless prior agreement is obtained from the local police liaison officer.
 
·         Coaches are not to set down or uplift passengers at any unauthorised locations without prior
permission of the police.
 
·         Operators are asked to comply with these guidelines on a voluntary basis. However if the police
inform the Traffic Commissioner of any failure on an operator’s part to comply with them the
Commissioner will consider applying them as a formal condition to that operator’s licence under the
authority of Section 16(3) of the Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981.

TRAIN TRAVEL

Fans attending the game via rail should be aware replacement buses will be in operation between Newport and Cardiff all day on Sunday.

While there are plenty of buses planned, the fact part of the journey will be by road may affect the travelling time into Cardiff and fans should plan accordingly.

BEAMBACK

City are hosting a beamback in the Sports Bar & Pizzeria.

Doors will open at 11am, with entry free for supporters on a first-come, first-served basis.

Latest News

🚌 Getting to the Gate: Cardiff City

🚌 Getting to the Gate: Cardiff City

Posted: Thursday, January 20th 2022

🏟 Gate Guide: Cardiff City

🏟 Gate Guide: Cardiff City

Posted: Thursday, January 20th 2022

🎟 Watch the Young Robins take on Addicks

🎟 Watch the Young Robins take on Addicks

Posted: Thursday, January 20th 2022

🎟 Bumper crowd expected in BS3

🎟 Bumper crowd expected in BS3

Posted: Thursday, January 20th 2022

Also from Bristol Sport

Team news: Bristol Bears U18s vs London Irish U18s
Rugby icon

Team news: Bristol Bears U18s vs London Irish U18s

Bristol Bears U18s make the trip to Hazelwood to face London Irish U18s in round four of the Academy U18 League.

Posted: Thursday, January 20th 2022 • Rugby

Watch the Six Nations at Ashton Gate
Stadium icon

Watch the Six Nations at Ashton Gate

Enjoy the 2022 Guinness Six Nations at the Ashton Gate Sports Bar, with every England game shown on the largest indoor pub screen in the country.

Posted: Thursday, January 20th 2022 • Stadium

Premiership Rugby seals new partnership with ITV Sport
Rugby icon

Premiership Rugby seals new partnership with ITV Sport

Premiership Rugby and ITV have announced a game-changing new partnership to show, free-to-air, live Gallagher Premiership matches and a weekly highlights programme until the end of the 2023-24 season.

Posted: Thursday, January 20th 2022 • Rugby

Number Crunch: Scarlet Fever
Rugby icon

Number Crunch: Scarlet Fever

All of the key player, team and form statistics ahead of the Heineken Champions Cup clash with Scarlets at Parc y Scarlets.

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th 2022 • Rugby

New date announced for Scorchers clash
Basketball icon

New date announced for Scorchers clash

A new date Bristol Flyers' previously postponed trip to Surrey Scorchers has been announced.

Posted: Wednesday, January 19th 2022 • Basketball