Directions and Car Parking
How to get to Emerald Headingley Stadium.
Emerald Headingley Stadium
St Michael’s Lane
Unfortunately, car parking is very limited at Emerald Headingley Stadium and therefore we are unable to offer Car Parking to the general public on match days. If you are visiting the stadium on non-match days, please be aware that there are parking restrictions in place on St. Michael’s Lane therefore we suggest that you arrive at the Gatehouse (situated at Gate B on St. Michael’s Lane) who will direct you to a parking space within the stadium.
There is a waiting list in operation for disabled supporters whereby if any spaces become available during the course of the season we will offer them on a match by match basis, if you would like your details to be added to this list please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take M621 – Leave at junction 2, signposted Emerald Headingley Stadium. Follow the A643 (A58) Wetherby road – at the next roundabout take the City Centre/Wetherby A58 exit. Almost immediately, bear left to Ilkley (A65) and the airport. At the lights (TGI Friday is on the left), turn left into Kirkstall Road A65. Go straight on for about .75 mile (Yorkshire Television is on the right). There is a sign at the traffic lights showing “Headingley 1.5 miles”. Stay in the right-hand lane. Turn right and go up the hill to another set of traffic lights at the crossroads. Carry straight on up Cardigan Road (Co-op is on the left). After the pedestrian lights and bus stop turn left into St Michael’s Lane, signposted Headingley Stadium. The Ground is on your right-hand side.
For details of all bus routes to and from Emerald Headingley Stadium and to view a map of the ground and the surrounding area please click here.
Emerald Headingley Stadium is around a 10-15 minute drive from Leeds City Station. A taxi should cost around £8-£10.
Headingley Station is on the Harrogate Line and is a 10 minute walk from the ground. Please note that the initial part of this walk is slightly uphill. Trains run half-hourly from Leeds City Station and should take around 12 minutes.
Burley Park Station
Burley Park Station is also on the Harrogate Line and is a five minute walk from the ground. Trains run half hourly and should take around five minutes. If travelling from Leeds City Station this is your recommended station to use. click here.
The City of Leeds has it’s own International Airport situated North of the city. All domestic and most European major airports can reach Leeds & Bradford International Airport.
Road Directions From Leeds & Bradford Airport
Leave Airport and at roundabout turn right signposted A658 Harrogate. In 1.5 miles at traffic junction turn right onto A660 Leeds. In 3 miles cross the A6120 – Leeds Outer Ring Road. Advance forward on the A660 Leeds for 2 miles until traffic junction. At traffic lights turn right into B6157 North Lane. Follow road until next major traffic junction. Turn left into Cardigan Road. Take first turning on the right for St Michael’s Lane. Headingley Carnegie Stadium is on the right.
Cycling is growing across the country and we are hoping to increase the number of fans and staff who cycle to events.
With this in mind, new cycle stands have been installed at the stadium. They are located in the South Stand car park and under the Carnegie Pavilion on the cricket stadium side of the ground which can be used on a match day only.
Click here to see the West Yorkshire cycle map.
Walkit.com is best for journeys by foot (useful as a guide for cycle routes too).
Sharing a ride can make traveling to Emerald Headingley easier, cheaper and faster. Spread the cost of parking and fuel while cutting emissions and sharing in the joy of the games. To find out more go to www.wycarshare.com