2022 Fireworks Party - Travel Information

The Ageas Bowl's annual Fireworks Party returns for 2022, for information on the travelling and parking arrangements for this event, please see below.

In an attempt to preserve the environment please consider walking, cycling or using public transport to get to The Ageas Bowl. 


By Car:

On-Site Car Parking: Sold Out

Please remember to bring your parking pass for The Ageas Bowl's Fireworks Party to gain access to car parks.

If you have pre-booked car parking, drive to: The Ageas Bowl, Botley Road, West End, Hampshire, SO30 3XH.

On-site car parks will open at 5:30pm on Friday 4th November and will be held for at least 20 minutes after the event to prioritise the safe exit of pedestrians. Cars are not permitted to stay overnight.

For those who have secured on-site parking, please be aware the parking surface may be grass and car parking may be located a short walk away from the gate.

For those who have booked accessible parking, please arrive with a valid Blue Badge to display to stewards at The Ageas Bowl, who will then direct you to park in relevant accessible areas.


Motorbikes and Bicycles

The Ageas Bowl provides a FREE motorbike and bicycle storage facility.

Please head towards the roundabout and follow directions from our traffic operatives. Please be aware motorbikes will be parked near the Hampshire Wellbeing Centre, located opposite the East Gate.

All parking is subject to availability and on a first come first served basis.


Public Bus

First Bus No. 8

Southampton City Centre – Bitterne – West End – AGEAS BOWL – Hedge End Train Station

For further timetable information for the No. 8 First Bus, please click here.

Xelabus X4

Eastleigh – Airport Parkway – Mansbridge – AGEAS BOWL – Hedge End Town Centre

For further timetable information for the X4 Xelabus, please click here

Follow the link below to plan your journey with these public buses.

The closest bus stops to The Ageas Bowl are Dawson Lodge for buses travelling towards Southampton City Centre, and Moorgreen Hospital for buses travelling towards Hedge End Train Station.


Rail

The closest railway stations located to The Ageas Bowl are Hedge End and Southampton Airport Parkway Railway Stations.

Find a train to either of these two locations for easiest access to the ground via the link below:

If coming from Hedge End Station, look out for the No. 8 First Bus Service to bring you to the stadium, alternatively you can get a taxi from the station.

If you are coming from Southampton Airport Parkway Station, you can look out for the Xelabus X4 (more details listed above).


Taxis

A Taxi Rank will operate from The Ageas Bowl taxi pick up point in the David Lloyd car park. 

To book a local taxi online click here, or call 02380 666666.


Drop-Off & Pick-Up Area

All private vehicle drop-offs and pick-ups will take place in the David Lloyd car park.

If you're being picked up, please meet at this area.


 

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