Getting to the Gate: Leeds United

first_imgFans are urged to leave extra time for arrivals and departures due to the match being a sell out.Some important updated travel information is below and all fans are encouraged to check their best route.THE HEADLINESSupporter buses are operating to normal timesFans can find their best route using public transport by using the TravelWest journey planner travelwest.info/matchdayNumerous off-street car parks are open locally Ashton Road and Marsh Road will be closed after the game in the interest of crowd safetyDEDICATED SUPPORTER BUS SERVICESAG1 – Portway Park & RideFirst departure: 12.45pmLast departure: 2.30pmFrequency: every 15 minutesJourney time: 20 minutesCollects: along the Portway at Station Road, Woodwell Road, Park Road, Riverleaze, Roman WayDrop-Off: Winterstoke Road entrance, Ashton GatePost-match departure: The Robins Pub, Winterstoke Road. Last return 6.40pmParking: freeAG2 – Brislington Park & RideFirst departure: 12.45pmLast departure: 2.30pmFrequency: every 20 minutesJourney time: 20 minutesDirect serviceDrop-Off: Winterstoke Road entrance, Ashton GatePost-match departure: Winterstoke Road entrance, Ashton Gate. Last return 6.40pmParking: freeAG4 – South BristolDeparts from Whitchurch, Wharnecliffe Gardens: 1.30pmFrequency: one bus onlyJourney time: 30 minutesCollects: Priddy Drive, Heathfield Crescent, South Bristol Hospital, Skills Academy, Bridge Campus, Lampton Avenue, Hollisters Drive, Bishport Avenue Lay-By, Crosscombe Drive, Fair Furlong, Newland Drive, Queen’s Road, Sherrin Way, Turtlegate Avenue, Shuter Road, Highridge Common, Highridge Green, Church Road, St Peter’s Church, Vicarage Road, Bishopsworth Library, Cheddar Grove, Lulsgate Road, Bedminster DownDrop-Off: The Robins Pub, Winterstoke RoadPost-match departure: Winterstoke Road entrance, Ashton Gate, 5.10pmAG6 – North BristolDeparts from Henbury, Tormarton Crescent: 1.25pmFrequency: one bus onlyJourney time: 35 minutesCollects: Tormarton Crescent, Marissal Road, Avonmouth Way, The Salutation, Crow Lane Lay-by, Brentry Roundabout, Brentry Lane, The Ridgeway, Falcondale Walk, Henbury Road, Lampeter Road, Downs Cote Avenue, Brecon Road, Henleaze Gardens, Westbury Road, Durdham Park, Black Boy Hill, Apsley Road, Clifton Down Station, Belgrave Road, Sunderland Place, Students Union, Victoria Square, Clifton Village, Christ Church, Percival Road, Bridge Valley Road.Drop-Off: Winterstoke Road entrance, Ashton GatePost-match departure: The Robins Pub, Winterstoke Road, 5.10pmTICKETS AND FARES INFORMATION AG1, AG2, AG3, AG4, AG5 and AG6 are operated by First Bus Single tickets – cost £2 via the First Bus app (download here [insert link]) or £2.50 if purchased on board Return journeys – purchase a First Day Ticket for £4 via the First Bus app (download here) or £5 if purchased on board. Day tickets allow unlimited travel within the Bristol area and are valid on all First Bus services including the match day buses, MetroBus but excluding Airport Flyer Concessionary pass holders can use their passes to travel free of charge Up to two children (under 16) can travel free of charge with a fare paying adult Young People (16-21), Student, Child and Group tickets are also available at discounted ratesService A – Brislington and Bristol Temple MeadsDeparts: Brislington, Eagle Road and Bristol Temple Meads: 12pmFrequency: two busesJourney time: 15 minutes from Temple Meads / 30 minutes from Eagle RoadCollects: Bath Road PDSA (Bristol Factory), Black Castle (Arnos Manor), Arnos Vale Cemetery, Central Trading Estate, Totterdown Bridge, Temple Meads Stop TJ, Old Market Stop OK, Haymarket Stop RE, city centre stop CIDrop-Off: Winterstoke Road entrance, Ashton GatePost-match departure: Trust Ford, Winterstoke RoadService A is operated by Abus. Single £2 / Return £3 (season card holders return = £2). English concessionary card holders travel free.PUBLIC BUS SERVICESLocal bus services connect the stadium with much of Bristol and SomersetPlan your journey using the route planning tool here. Services include:Service 24Serves Bedminster, City Centre, Old Market, Easton, Eastville, Lockleaze and Southmead HospitalNearest stop: Ashton RoadServices X1, X2, X3, X3A, X4, X6, X7, X8 and X9Serves Hotwells and City CentreNearest stop: Blackmoors Lane (Ashton Bridge)Services X1, X2, X3, X3A, X4, X6, X7, X8 and X9Serves various locations, including, Weston-super-Mare, Portishead, Clevedon and NailseaNearest stop: Winterstoke Road (Ashton Bridge)Visit the FirstBus website and search by service number for more specific timing information – www.firstgroup.com/bristolPARKINGOff-street match day parking is available at:Bedminster Cricket Club, Clanage Road, Bower Ashton, BS3 2JX. £10 per car, 10 minute walkAll Star Action Days, Clanage Road, Bower Ashton, BS3 2JX. £10 per car, 10 minute walkDJ Matchday Parking, Cala Trading Estate, Ashton Vale Road, BS3 2HA. £7 per car, 7 minute walkPublic car parks can be found by clicking hereTRAINParson Street station is approximately a 15-minute walk and serves much of Somerset, South Wales and Bristol (Temple Meads is a 5-minute journey by train from here)Bristol Temple Meads is the nearest mainline station, a 40-minute walk and connected to Ashton Gate by the ABus service (details above)gwr.com has detailed information and includes a journey planner to help you plan your routeWALKFans are likely to find walking is the quickest and easiest way to/from the stadiumMost of south, west and central Bristol are within an hour’s walkEast Street, St John’s Lane, Clifton Village and the city centre are all accessible in under 30 minutesUse the stadium postcode BS3 2EJ to help plan your routeCYCLENew YoBike parking spaces available at the Ashton Road end of the StadiumThere are 96 cycle parking spaces outside the South Stand along with a free bike pumpThe stadium is served by numerous cycle paths – always consider your safety especially when cycling in the darkClick here for a local area cycle route mapClick here to plan your route including cycle rack locations, elevation and route type. Use the stadium postcode BS3 2EJ to help plan your routelast_img

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