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It’s never too early to start thinking about your travel!

Plan ahead so you can make the most out of your day at Headingley during the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019.


To download the Travel Guide for Headingley click here. This can be used on your phone/tablet or printed for use before and during your match day.


There is no spectator parking at the ground. The only parking near the venue is in Beckett Park and Car Park K.

Parking at Beckett Park is a 10 minute walk to the ground and access is off the top of Batcliffe Drive (LS6 3PW). Parking costs £10.00 per vehicle which you pay on the day and only cash payments are accepted.

Car Park K is a 5 minute walk away at Elida Gibbs Sports Ground. Postcode: LS4 2RS. The cost to park here is £10.00, which is now only available on the day on a first-come, first-served basis. Car Park K has limited spaces, so it is recommended to park at Beckett Park.

A limited number of blue badge parking is available at the venue in Car Park E and F. It is £10 a car and is based on a first-come, first-served basis.

Car Parks E, F and K will close 90 minutes after the last ball/match abandonment.


If you are travelling by private coach, parking is available at Beckett Park at a cost of £20. For information on how to get there please see parking information above. There is no drop off or pick up on Kirkstall Lane or St. Michael’s Lane.


Elland Road Car Parks A & B (Postcode: LS11 8RQ) will be operating a Park & Ride service on all match days. It is approximately a 20-minute bus journey from the ground. This is located next to the M621, junction 1 if coming in from the West and junction 2 if coming in from the East. Once you exit the M621 there will be clear signage directing you from there.

It is recommended to book by downloading and opening the First Bus app, then click; mTickets>buy>day, to get a better rate. The costs of the Park & Ride service are as follows:

Adult return: £3 using the app, £3.50 on the day

Child return: £1.50 using the app, £2 on the day

Single Fare: £2 adult, £1 Child. Only available from the ground to the Park & Ride.

Car park opening hours are 7:30 – 20:30. Shuttles run to the ground frequently between 8:15-10:50, then every 20–30 minutes until the last bus to the ground at 13:00.

The first return shuttle will start at 17:00 from the ground and then frequently from 18:10 until 60 minutes after the match end.


Rail is a great option as Headingley can be reached from three different stations.

Leeds Station is the main station and offers frequent services from all over the country. From there you can jump in a taxi or use the event day shuttle to take you to the ground.

Burley Park and Headingley Stations are both on the Harrogate Line and within walking distance of the venue. Northern Rail have put on additional services for the Cricket World Cup. Please see timetables below:

Friday 21st June
Saturday 29th June
Thursday 4th July
Saturday 6th July

There will be World Cup Cricketeers at all these stations to welcome you, help answer any questions and guide you to the ground.

If you have accessible requirements and require assistance, please make this known with your rail operator so they can ensure that you have a safe and comfortable journey.

To check out train times and costs, please visit


Headingley is well serviced by the local bus network with services from Leeds city centre to Cardigan Road and Kirkstall Lane. Regular buses from the city to the ground are as follows:

No. 19 towards Ireland Wood

No. 19A towards Tinshill

No. 56 towards Moor Grange

No. 91 towards Pudsey

Please use First Leeds Journey Planner to plan your local bus journey to the ground:



Headingley has designated drop-off and pick-up points for all vehicles. Locations will be available soon.


If you are local to the area, walking is a great way to get around. If you choose to cycle to the match there are cycle racks available at the venue, these are located under the Trueman Enclosure and in Car Park D. Stewards at the gate will direct any cyclists wishing to use these on the day.


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