Brentford Community Stadium (London)

Brentford Community Stadium

Tenants: Brentford Football Club (EFL Championship) & London Irish RFC (Premiership Rugby)

Opened: 2020

Capacity: 17,250

Address: 166 Lionel Rd N, London, Brentford TW8 9QT


Background

The Brentford Community Stadium is a brand new football and rugby venue that will open in Summer 2020 and be the home of Brentford Football Club and the London Irish rugby union team.

Brentford will be moving half a mile down the road from their long term home of Griffin Park, which they played at since 1904. London Irish on the other hand will be returning to London, having played at the Madejski Stadium in Reading since 2000.

The Brentford Community Stadium will be one of the host venues of the UEFA Women’s Euro 2022.

Brentford Community Stadium

Tickets

Brentford Football Club: Ticket prices for Brentford’s first season at Brentford Community Stadium have yet to be announced. However prices for the 2019-2020 season ranged from £25-£35 for Adults depending on where you sat and the opposition. Tickets will be available to purchase on the official website.

London Irish RFC: Ticket prices for London Irish’s first season at Brentford Community Stadium have yet to be announced. However prices for the 2019-2020 season ranged from £19-£43 for Adults depending on where you sat and the opposition. Tickets will be available to purchase on the official website.


Location & Travel to Brentford Community Stadium

The Brentford Community Stadium is located in Brentford in West London in the borough of Hounslow, approximately 9 miles from central London.

Airport: The two busiest airports in the UK serve London and between them have flights to most of the world’s prime destinations – Heathrow Airport is just 6 miles west of the Brentford Community Stadium, with Gatwick Airport approximately 27 miles south of the stadium.

From Heathrow Airport you can catch the Piccadilly Line of the London Underground to South Ealing station, which is then a 25 minute walk away or you can use bus route 65 to Kew Bridge (see below).

From Gatwick Airport, you can catch a train to Clapham Junction before changing to another train heading to Kew Bridge (see below).

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Bus: The stadium will be served by five bus routes:

  • Route 237 – covering Shepherds Bush, Goldhawk Road, Gunnersbury/Isleworth, Hounslow
  • Route 267 – covering Hammersmith, Ravenscourt Park, Gunnersbury/Fulwell, Twickenham
  • Route 391 – covering Fulham Broadway, Kensington, Hammersmith, Ravenscourt Park & Richmond
  • Route 65 – covering Ealing Broadway, South Ealing/Richmond, Surbiton, Kingston
  • Route H91 – covering Hammersmith, Ravenscourt Park, Gunnersbury/Osterley, Hounslow

Coach: National Express has links to many destinations from London, you can search and book your tickets here.

Alternatively, Megabus offers cheap travel to London and offers over 10 routes from Birmingham, Bradford, Bristol, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Norwich and Sheffield. You can search and book your tickets here.

London Underground: The closest underground station is Gunnersbury on the District line, approximately 15 minutes walk away. Kew Gardens, Acton Park and Chiswick Park are also on the District line and just over a mile away. Acton Town is also on the Piccadilly line, as is South Ealing station which is about a 25 minute walk from the stadium.

Train: Kew Bridge station is located next to the stadium, with services to Brentford, Hounslow, Weybridge, Chiswick, Barnes, Clapham Junction and London Waterloo from where you can catch services all over the country.

Brentford and Gunnersburg rail stations are also located within a mile of the stadium, with Chiswick and South Acton stations just over a mile away.

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Further Information & Events

Brentford Community Stadium Official Website

Brentford Football Club Official Website

London Irish RFC Official Website