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OKTOBERFEST STOKE-ON-TRENT

EVENT ADDRESS

 

Stoke City Grounds,

Stanley Matthews Way,

Stoke-on-Trent ST4 4EG

ON FOOT

From Stoke town centre (North and West)

The Stoke City Stadium is an approximate 2-mile 40-minute walk away from Stoke town centre. 

Join the National Cycle Route 5 path from Wharf Place off Glebe Street and head South along the Trent & Mersey Canal. 

Exit the path to the right just beyond the Stoke-on-Trent Recycling Centre (Incinerator). 

Cross the bridges over the Trent & Mersey Canal and railway lines on the left and head towards the stadium. 

Alternatively, head South from Glebe Street onto Lonsdale Street and then Campbell Road, past the site of the old Victoria Ground, to the Michelin roundabout. 

Turn left at the roundabout and head along the bridge over the A500 towards Stoke-on-Trent's Recycling Centre (Incinerator) and Sainsbury's Distribution Centre. 

Turn left at the next roundabout and follow signposts to link up with the National Cycle Route 5 path running along the Trent & Mersey Canal. 

Follow the path to the right and cross further bridges over the Trent & Mersey Canal and railway lines towards the stadium. 

From Heron Cross and Blurton (East)

Footpaths run from Grove Road in Heron Cross and Highfield Drive in Blurton, leading behind the Holiday Inn Express hotel and Harvester, under the A50 slip-road, to Delilah's Bar at the North-East area of the stadium. 

From Trentham (South)

The bet365 Stadium can be accessed by heading North along Stanley Matthews Way from Trentham Road (A5035). 

Altenatively, head North on the National Cycle Route 5 path, running along the Trent & Mersey Canal. 

With the stadium visible to the right, exit the path prior to the Stoke-on-Trent Recycling Centre (Incinerator) and cross the bridges over the Trent & Mersey Canal and railway lines towards the stadium.
 

 

BY RAIL

Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station is situated on the West Coast Main Line and provides direct access from London, Manchester, Birmingham, Derby and Crewe. 

The station offers a First Class Lounge, Bureau de Change, ATM machine and Pumpkin shop, along with toilet and Wi-Fi facilities. 

Walk/Cycle to Stadium

The bet365 Stadium is an approximate 2-mile 40-minute walk away from Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station. 

Exit the station at the main entrance on Platform 1 onto Station Road and turn right towards the City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College. 

Turn right again at the traffic lights onto Glebe Street and follow the road under the railway bridge. 

Exit Glebe Street to the left onto Wharf Place and join the National Cycle Route 5 path, running along the Trent & Mersey Canal. 

Head South and exit the path to the right just beyond the Stoke-on-Trent Recycling Centre (Incinerator). 

Cross the bridges over the Trent & Mersey Canal and railway lines on the left and head towards the stadium. 

Taxi to Stadium

Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station has a taxi rank accessible from Platform 1 or by exiting the station at the main entrance and turning left along Station Road. 


Regular Bus Service to Stadium

The number '20' service runs to the stadium via Stop E opposite the main entrance of the station on Station Road. 

The journey time is approximately ten minutes with two services running every hour. 

 

 

BY CAR

North/South/West

Leave the M6 at Junction 15 and take the second exit (straight on) at the first roundabout onto the A500. Exit the A500 at the second slip road and then keep to the right for the A50. At the roundabout take the second exit (right) to join the A50 (stadium is signposted and visible on the sky-line to the right).

 

Once on the A50 take the first exit and head up the bank towards the traffic lights. Turn right at the traffic lights and head over the fly-over. Take the third exit (right) at the first roundabout, the first exit (left) at the second roundabout (the stadium is visible ahead) and the third exit (right) at the third roundabout to reach the main entrance to the stadium.

 

East

Take the A50 to Stoke-on-Trent. Exit at the final slip road on the A50 with the stadium on the left. Take the third exit (straight on) at the first roundabout and third exit (right) at the second to reach the main entrance to the stadium.

 

Recommended Taxis
Lucky Seven Taxis
01782 333 333

Ace Taxis
01782 900 900

City Cabs Stoke
01782 844444

z cars
01782 593 322

BY BUS

The number '20' bus service runs from Stand N at the Stoke-on-Trent City Centre Bus Station (in Hanley) to the bet365 Stadium, via Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station and Stoke town centre. 

Visit www.stokebus.info for more information. 

National Express also run coaches to the Stoke-on-Trent City Centre Bus Station from a variety of destinations around the UK.