Leicester - Welford Road Ground

Welford Road Ground, Aylestone Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, LE2 7TR





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Our Impressions of Welford Road Ground

Stadium Capacity: 16,000(12,000 seated)

There are six public bars inside Welford Road, which are open three hours before kick off. Captains' Bar and Tiger Bar are located in the clubhouse and the ABC Bar is in the Crumbie Stand. In the Alliance & Leicester Stand you will find the Lions Bar and Dusty's and the Droglites are in the Next Stand.

You can buy burgers, curries, chips, noodles and other snacks in selected outlets in the ground and a variety of burger vans are parked just outside the ground on match days.

Directions to Welford Road Ground

By Road

From M1 (North and South) and M69 (East)

Exit the motorway at Junction 21 (M1). Follow the signs for the city centre via Narborough Road (A5460). After 3 miles, at the crossroad junction with Upperton Road, turn right. The stadium is 1/2 mile ahead (past Leicester City football ground on the right).

From A6 (South)

Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via London Road. At the main set of lights opposite the entrance to the railway station (on the right), turn left onto the Waterloo Way. The stadium is 1/2 mile further on.

From A5199 (South)

Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Welford Road.

From A426 (South)

Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Aylestone Road.

From A47 (East)

Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Uppingham Road. At the St Georges Retail Park roundabout, take the second exit into St Georges Way (A594). Carry on past the Leicester Mercury offices on the right, and then filter off right into Waterloo Way just before the Railway Station. The stadium is 1/2 mile further on.

Local Area around Welford Road Ground

Car Parking

There are several car parks within close proximity of the ground:
1) NCP car park (behind the Next Stand): fills up very quickly on match days.
2) Euro Park (on the Safeway complex): a two-minute walk behind the Crumbie Stand.
3) NCP car park (Welford Road): between Leicester and the stadium - a five minute walk from both.
4) NCP car park (East Street): Located in the city centre and a 10 minute walk away.
There is additional car parking in the Infirmary and streets nearby.
Local Taxis
Below is a selection of taxi firms:
Swift Taxis: 0116 253 1138
Snowy?s: 0116 286 5432
Victoria Cabs: 0116 270 6655
Checkline: 0116 233 1
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