Event information for U2 (Saturday 8 July ONLY)
ROAD: We have been advised that the M3 will be closed in both directions between junctions 3 and 4a from 8pm on Saturday 8 July until 7am on Sunday 9 July. Diversion routes will be clearly marked for the duration of this closure, but if you’re planning on driving to/from Twickenham to see U2 on Saturday 8 July you’re encouraged to plan ahead, find alternative routes avoiding the M3 and allow plenty of time for your journey.
Please note there are no planned closures overnight on the M3 on Sunday 9 July going into Monday morning.
Address For Twickenham Stadium
Plan your journey
Twickenham is approximately six miles from London Heathrow, 20 miles from London City Airport, 30 miles from London Gatwick and 40 miles from London Luton. If you are travelling from London, you may find the Transport for London journey planner useful.
If you are travelling to Heathrow and require a transfer to central London, you can use the Heathrow Express. For more information on trains running from Heathrow to London visit the Heathrow Express website at www.heathrowexpress.com.
By Train/London Underground
The nearest train station is Twickenham, which is a short walk from the stadium. Turn right out of the station, and then continue down Whitton Road. Regular trains run to Twickenham from London Waterloo, Clapham Junction, Reading, Ascot and Windsor & Eton Riverside.
Other stations in the vicinity of the stadium are Whitton, St Margarets and Hounslow.
The London Overground service also runs from Richmond to North London and Stratford.
The nearest Underground stations are Hounslow East for the Piccadilly Line, and Richmond for the District Line.
By RFU Shuttle Bus
On all event days with an attendance of more than 35,000, there is an RFU shuttle bus service between Richmond Station and the Stadium and Hounslow East and the stadium.
The service is free and the buses return to Richmond and Hounslow after the match.
Pre match the services run from the A316 Pools in the Park in Richmond and Hounslow East station, Kingsley Road in Hounslow.
Post match the Richmond service departs from Rugby Road adjacent to the stadium and the Hounslow service departs from Whitton Dene to the north of the stadium.
The buses 281, 267, 481, 681 and H20 each have regular services which pass close to the stadium.
Alternatively take the R68, R70, 33, 110, 290, H22 or 490 to Twickenham town centre – the stadium is a 10-15 minute walk.
Twickenham Stadium is on the northern side of the A316 into London. From the M25, exit J12 onto the M3. This becomes the A316 and Twickenham Stadium is off the Whitton Road roundabout next to the Lexus/Toyota car dealership. From London, turn right off the A316 at Whitton Road roundabout. Please arrive EARLY to avoid congestion and temporary road closures prior to the event
A controlled parking zone operates over an area of approximately one mile around the stadium. Fines and towing are enforced in this area, including Sundays. To pre-book parking at Twickenham please visit www.englandrugby.com to book online, or download a booking form.
Taxi and Private Hire vehicles
For major events at the stadium, a dedicated drop off and collection point for taxis and private hire vehicles has been allocated in The Twickenham Stoop, Langhorn Drive, Twickenham.
This is regulated by the Local Authority, TFL and is stewarded by the RFU. It is free of charge.
Vehicles should not illegally park in the surrounding streets waiting to collect clients as they will be subject to Local Authority Fixed Penalty Notices
Cycle parking facilities are available next to the Ticket Office in the south east corner of the stadium.
Disabled Facilities & Access
Please visit www.englandrugby.com/tickethelp or take a look at our dedicated Disabled Facilities page.
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