Carlisle United v Cambridge United
Saturday 24th March 2018 KO 3pm
INFO PROVIDED BY CARLISLE FOOTBALL CLUB
You will find most of the travelling information on the Carlisle website. www.carlisleunited.co.uk/
Brunton Park (postcode CA1 1LL) is served by the nearby M6 motorway and for fans travelling by car/coach to the game please leave at junction 43 (A69) and head west – the main supporter’s car park is situated on the right hand side and is on the East Side of the ground. The entrance to this is at the third set of traffic lights having left the motorway, opposite the Foreways shop. Parking charges are £3.00 for cars, £10 for mini buses and £15 for coaches. Coach drivers wanting to watch the match must purchase a ticket for the game.
For those arriving at Carlisle Railway Station the ground is roughly a 20 minute walk – please leave the station and walk straight ahead to the crescent, follow this round to the left and when you reach Nando’s turn right and then you are on Warwick Road that leads to the ground which you will see on the left hand side with the club shop situated at the main entrance. The entrance for all away fans seating/wheelchair is at the next entrance on the left. For those who do not want to walk from the station taxis though are available across the road to the left as you leave the station.
The away concourse will be open for fans from 1.30pm. However Carlisle are more than happy for fans to head round from the away east side of the ground to the west side and use our Sunset Lounge which is open from 12.30pm or sooner if required where there is a big screen showing the live match that day. We will be selling a selection of hot food as well as tea ad coffee. Please note as this is an old stand access is by stairs and there is no wheelchair access. You may also use the adjacent Sporting Inn bar as well. There is also a catering unit outside Lakeland Steak well worth a visit.
The away concourse has a bar facility also selling hot food.
The supporter’s coaches are parked adjacent to the Pioneer East stand at the northern end to allow a quick getaway.
Admission is to the ground is by ticket only and we would encourage fans to purchase in advance as there is a discount available. However fans arriving on the day can purchase a ticket up to 1.30pm at our main ticket office on the West side of the ground after that time tickets can be purchased from our away ticket office at the northern end of the Pioneer East Stand adjacent to the away turnstiles. Away tickets for collection will be available from 1.30pm at our Away ticket office.
There are 4 wheelchair spaces with seats for carers at the north-east corner of the Petteril End of the stadium adjacent to the away fans. Please ask a steward for assistance if required. Currently this is an uncovered area although there are plans for this to be covered during the 2017/2018 season
Any supporters needing assistance will find our “Meeters and Greeters” dotted outside the stadium wearing orange bibs.
Please note : In line with EFL guidance any fan caught with or throwing a pyro or firework could face arrest by the police and a football banning order.
Our comprehensive Club Charter is on the Club’s website www.carlisleunited.co.uk