Getting Here, Travel & Parking

The Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl are a stone's throw away from the M27, and serviced by excellent transport links.

You can find out more information about travelling to the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl by selecting your chosen mode of transport from the below list.

What's more, the venue's full address and post code is available in the 'Contact Us' footer of this page, where you'll also be able to submit any questions you might have about travelling to the venue.

Getting to The Ageas Bowl & Hilton at The Ageas Bowl

Ageas Bowl on Foot

If walking to the Ageas Bowl or Hilton at The Ageas Bowl, please make your way along Botley Road until you reach Marshall Drive and the giant set of cricket stumps.

Please then walk up Marshall Drive and bear left at the roundabout for Hilton at The Ageas Bowl or head straight over the roundabout for the Ageas Bowl.

Ageas Bowl by Bus/Train

Hedge End train station is less than 2 miles away, approximately a 35 minute walk from the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl.

If you don’t fancy walking or jumping in a taxi from the station you can catch the First Bus No. 8 (see below). Hedge End station is located on the Portsmouth Solent Line.

Southampton Airport Parkway station is approximately 3.5 miles from the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl and services the Waterloo to Weymouth South West Main Line.

The Xelabus X4 then services the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl from the train station (see below).

For all National Rail Enquiries please visit www.nationalrail.co.uk or call 03457 484 950.

First Bus No. 8 service connects the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl with Hedge End train station, Southampton Civic Centre or Southampton City Centre.

To view a timetable for this service, please visit www.firstgroup.com/ukbus/hampshire or telephone 08712 002 233.

The Xelabus X4 service links Southampton Airport Parkway station with the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl.

The bus stop can be found directly outside the entrance to the station building on platform 1 and drops off on Botley Road.

For more information please visit www.xelabus.info or telephone 02380 644715.

Ageas Bowl by Road

The Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl are just 1.2 miles from the M27, Junction 7. When exiting the motorway please follow signs for the Ageas Bowl.

The Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl offers complimentary parking for those attending meetings, weddings or events at the venue.

Ageas Bowl on Bike

The Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl provide a free bicycle storage facility. This is located at the top of the hill (please pass the turnstiles on your left), between the West Gate and Matchday Ticket Office for the Ageas Bowl and just past reception for Hilton at The Ageas Bowl.

Ageas Bowl from Abroad

Southampton Airport is the closest airport to the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl, situated just 3.5 miles away. Upon arrival you can take the short trip on the First Bus No. 8 or catch a taxi.

Gatwick Airport is situated 90 miles from the Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl and the closest airport for long haul flights. Once landed there are a number of ways to travel to the venue, please visit www.gatwickairport.com/to-and-from for more information.

Parking

Non-Matchday

The Ageas Bowl

All guests and visitors to the Ageas Bowl on a non-matchday should park in car parks 1 and 2 or make use of the lay-bys.

Blue badge holders should park behind the Colin Ingleby-Mackenzie stand in our disabled parking bays. The Colin Ingleby-Mackenzie stand can be accessed via the East Gate.

Hilton at The Ageas Bowl

Guests heading to Hilton at The Ageas Bowl should, once on Marshall Drive, take the first exit off the roundabout into the Hilton Hotel. The car park entrance is located on your left roughly 50 meters off the roundabout. 

For a list of the Ageas Bowl's fixtures, please click here.


LV=CC Matchday

Seasonal car park pass holders, disabled guests, members, hospitality guests and general public who wish to pay on the day will be parked onsite. All parking is subject to availability and on a first come first served basis. 

When driving to the Ageas Bowl, please turn off Botley Road and drive straight up Marshall Drive (head straight over the roundabout) where you will be greeted by a steward (adjacent to the turnstiles) who will direct you to an appropriate parking space.


Royal London One-Day Cup Matchday

Seasonal car park pass holders, disabled guests and hospitality guests will be parked onsite.

Spectators wishing to pay-on-the-day can do so at our offsite car park (car park 10) located on Botley Road (approximately 200 yards from entrance to Marshall Drive) across from the Ageas Bowl. 

This pay on the day parking is priced at £8 per car.


NatWest T20 Blast Matchday

Seasonal car park pass holders, disabled guests and hospitality guests will be parked onsite subject to availability. Once all onsite parking spaces are taken, spectators will be directed to our offsite car park on Botley Road.

All spectators wishing to pay-on-the-day can do so at our offsite car park (car park 10) located on Botley Road (approximately 200 yards from entrance to Marshall Drive) across from the Ageas Bowl. 

This pay on the day parking is priced at £10 per car.

Parking for NatWest T20 Blast matches can also be purchased in advance (£10), by clicking here.

For information on our T20 Blast Bus provision, please click here.


England v Australia ODI

Members and Debenture Parking is located off-site on Botley Rd and is a 5 minute walk into the ground. This parking, priced at £5 per car is now sold out.

Please call our ticketing team on 02380 475606 or email tickets@ageasbowl.com to be added to our waiting list.

For disabled parking please call our ticketing team on 02380 475606 or email tickets@ageasbowl.com.

The Ageas Bowl will be offering two park and ride schemes for this fixture.

Park & Ride A

Junction 5, M27. University of Southampton Sports Ground, Wide Lane, Eastleigh SO50 5PE.

This park and ride scheme has sold out.

Transfer time is approximately 15 minutes depending of traffic conditions.

Park & Ride B

Junction 8, M27. Bursledon Road (A3024), Bursledon.

This is priced at £10 per car in advance or £15 per car on the day. 

Transfer time is approximately 15 minutes depending on traffic conditions. 

There's no official post code for this site, however the post code of the nearby Tesco Superstore is SO31 8GN. 

We recommend that sat navs are turned off when leaving the motorway and that spectators follow the yellow & black signs.

MPV’s with max 8 passengers cost are charged the same price as a car. Mini buses with 9 to 16 people cost £5 more than a car.

Please click here to purchase parking at this site.

Coach Parking

For all coach enquires please call 02380 475 606 or email tickets@ageasbowl.com.


If you have any queries around parking at the Ageas Bowl, please don't hesitate to get in contact, you can submit an enquiry using the 'Contact Us' module below.