All the information you will need for the opening game of the season.
Crewe Alexandra kick off the new season with a tough opener at Stevenage's Lamex Stadium. We bring you all the essential information you will need, so youi can make the most of your journey. Come and get behind the lads....
Stevenage FC v Crewe Alexandra
06/08/16 Kick Off 3pm
South Stand (Seats, Away Fans)
Match Day In Advance
£22 Adults (22-59) £20
£19 £17 Concession
£14 £12 Under-22
£10 £8 Under-16
£8 £6 Under-12
N/A £30 Family of Three (1 Adult, 2 U16s)*
N/A £40 Family of Four (2 Adults, 2 U16s)*
These are not available for purchase on the day of the game. *Family tickets are available as follows in advance only.
– proof of these is required. Concessions are Over 60, Students, UB40 holders and ambulant disabled, members of the Armed Forces/Emergency Services
Coaches depart at 9am and are priced as follows:
£17.00 Season Ticket Holders/Members
£18.00 Non Season Ticket Holders
How to find us
Stevenage is easily accessible from locations around the country, with The Lamex Stadium also simple to find once you’ve got here
Leave A1(M) at Junction 7 and head into Stevenage
Cross over first roundabout (2nd exit)
Cross over second roundabout (2nd exit) and free parking (500 spaces) is available on your left hand side at Fairlands Valley car park. The ground will be on your right.
Once you have parked please make your way safely to the ground via the underpass to the far right hand side, near to the roundabout. Please do not cross the main road by running across it.
Free match day parking for 500 cars is available to fans at Fairlands Valley car park to the north of the ground. This is clearly signposted as you enter Stevenage from Junction 7 of the A1(M).
Please note football fans can not park in the following local retail parks due to parking restrictions, exceeding which could result in fines:
Roaring Meg Retail Park (Burger King, Pizza Hut, Toys R Us, DFS, Currys, Harvester etc)
Roaring Meg South (Wickes and The Range)
Roebuck Retail Park (Dunelm Mill, In n Out, Maplin, Halfords, PC World etc)
Any fans parking in nearby residential streets are asked to park considerately and not to block driveways or inconvenience local residents. Additional parking is also available in one of several town centre car parks.
Stevenage railway station is on the East Coast main line and has regular services running between the capital and the north. Great Northern trains run between London Kings Cross (from 25 mins) and Peterborough (50 mins). Many East Coast mainline services also stop at Stevenage providing travel options between London, Leeds, York, Newcastle and Edinburgh.
On arrival at the station you then have three options to continue your journey to The Lamex
By shuttle bus: Our new shuttle bus service with Arriva costs just £1 return and takes football fans from the railway station and bus station directly to The Lamex Stadium. Services commence approx two hours before kick-off on a Saturday (80 mins on a midweek home game) and continue 90 minutes after the final whistle (60 mins on a midweek home game). Please click here for the latest timetable.
Please note the shuttle departs from Stop N at the railway station. Turn left out of the ticket barriers and head towards the town. Take the first stairs on the left before the bridge over the dual carriageway and Stop N is at the bottom on the right.
A taxi will take five minutes and cost approximately £5. Turn left out of the ticket barriers and head towards the town. Take the first stairs on the left before the bridge over the dual carriageway and the taxi rank is on the left. By taxi:
By foot: The railway station is approximately one mile away from the ground. Turn left out of the ticket barriers towards the town. Take the stairs on the right before the bridge over the dual carriageway and head along the A602, Lytton Way. At the roundabout which has the police station on the right, take the second exit into Six Hills Way towards Asda.
At the next roundabout take the third exit (South) continuing along the A602 Monkswood Way, passing Asda on your right and North Herts College. After about 3/4 mile you will arrive at a roundabout and the ground will be opposite you on the other side of the A602.
Shuttle bus: Fans can also catch the new shuttle bus service with Arriva which costs just £1 return and takes football fans from the bus station (Stop K - near Matalan) and railway station (Stop N) directly to The Lamex Stadium. Services commence approx two hours before kick-off on a Saturday (80 mins on a midweek home game) and continue 90 minutes after the final whistle (60 mins on a midweek home game)
Visit the Broadhall Suite, The friendly supporters bar opens at midday on Saturdays and 5pm midweek, children of all ages are welcome, there’s bar snacks and hot food and plenty of TV screens to keep you up date with Sky Sports news and any live football.
Stevenage Football Club, The Lamex Stadium, Broadhall Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG2 8RH
Telephone: 01438 223223
Official Club Website: www.stevenagefc.com
E Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org