On The Road: Newcastle United

By SFC Media time Fri 19 Apr Newcastle v Saints
Photo by Matt Watson | St James' Park

Joining us on Southampton’s longest away trip of the season? Check out our handy guide to St James’ Park…

Club Details

Address: St James’ Park, Strawberry Place, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4ST
Telephone: 0344 372 1892
Capacity: 52,354
Website: www.nufc.co.uk
Nickname: The Magpies
Home kit colours: Black and white

Away Supporters

Away fans are housed in blocks LL7K, L7K, LL7L, L7L, LL7M and L7M at the top of the Leazes Stand. The teams access the pitch from the Milburn Stand.

Saints, who will play in the club’s yellow and blue away strip, have sold out an allocation of 1,700 tickets for the game.

Getting there by car

At the end of the A1(M) continue onto the A1 North and then the A184 towards Newcastle. Continue along this road, bearing left onto the A189.

Continue over the River Tyne on the Redheugh Bridge, from which the ground can be clearly seen. Carry on straight up the dual carriageway (St James Boulevard). This leads directly to the Gallowgate end of the ground.

While there is public parking available close to the stadium, Newcastle recommend taking a look at their dedicated travel hub - www.altoonativetravel.com - for a wide range of transport options. 

Getting there by train

Newcastle Central Station is a ten-minute walk from St James’ Park. Walk west along Neville Street (A186) and turn right onto St James’ Boulevard.

The stadium is located at the top of the road and will become visible as you reach the junction with Bath Lane/Wellington Street.

Coach Travel

Coaches will depart St Mary’s Stadium at 8am, Eastleigh at 8.15am, Winchester at 8.30am and Chieveley at 9am.

Downloadable Guide

Download Newcastle United’s official visitor guide by clicking here.


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