On-site Car Parking at the Coventry Building Society Arena
To book on-site car parking, including disabled parking, at the Coventry Building Society Arena please choose one of the options below:
Car Parks A and B are located on-site at the Coventry Building Society Arena and can be accessed via the main entrance on Judds Lane. Car Park C holds around 900 vehicles and is located adjacent to the stadium, and can be accessed from Jimmy Hill Way. Car Park E is located at the Arena Shopping Park, near to the Train Station at the Arena.
Due to the recent increase of our attendances, we are having to close access to Car Park B from one hour before kick-off to ensure pedestrian safety. If you have booked in this area please arrive prior to this time to gain entry - Thank you for your co-operation.
Parking is £14 per game at the Arena when booked in advance (we recommend booking in advance) or £16 on the day (subject to availability)
For any queries regarding on-site car parking, please e-mail email@example.com
Post Match Exit:
Judds Lane, the main road in and out of the Arena site, is subject to road closure after each game to ensure the safe exit of fans from the stadium before vehicles are allowed to move.
Vehicles parked on-site (A,B,C) are also held back until the safe exit of away supporter coaches that are parked on-site.
The roads will be re-opened as soon as it is possible and safe to do so - we thank fans for their co-operation.
On-site Coach Parking at the Coventry Building Society Arena
On-site coach parking is available at the Arena for £30 per vehicle.
This must be pre-booked - to pre-book, please click here.
For any queries regarding on-site coach parking, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Off-site Car Parking
To book off-site car parking close to the Coventry Building Society Arena please choose one of the options below:
For any queries regarding off-site car parking, please e-mail email@example.com
The Sky Blues play home matches at the Coventry Building Society Arena (formerly known as the Ricoh Arena)
The full address of the stadium is:
Coventry Building Society Arena
Directions to the Coventry Building Society Arena
You can see directions to get to the stadium below…
Join the A444 road, heading north towards Nuneaton & the M6 motorway. Continue on this road until you see the Arena on your right. Take the fourth exit at this island for Judds Lane.
Join Jimmy Hill Way, heading north towards Nuneaton & the M6 motorway. Continue on this road until you see the Arena on your right. Take the fourth exit at this island for Judds Lane.
Alternatively, join the A46 or A4600 roads heading north towards the M6 and M69 junction. From here head west on the M6 (towards Coventry/Birmingham) and take the exit at Junction 3 of the M6. Once you have exited the motorway, take the second exit of the roundabout for Jimmy Hill Way (south). At the first roundabout on Jimmy Hill Way, take the first exit for Judds Lane.
Join the A46/A444 (Warwick by pass), heading north through Whitley. From here, filter left on to A4114 London Road. Continue until you reach the Ring Road, then staying in right-hand lane and taking the 2nd exit onto the Ring Road. Leave the Ring Road at junction 3, and at roundabout take 2nd exit onto Sky Blue Way. At next roundabout, take 1st exit onto Jimmy Hill Way, signposted Nuneaton. Continue north on Jimmy Hill Way, until you see the Arena on your right. At the last roundabout adjacent to the stadium, take the 3rd exit onto Judds Lane.
Follow directions for Coventry City Centre and the Coventry Ring Road (A4053). Leave the Ring Road at junction 3, and at roundabout take 2nd exit onto Sky Blue Way. At next roundabout, take 1st exit onto Jimmy Hill Way, signposted Nuneaton. Continue north on Jimmy Hill Way, until you see the Ricoh Arena on your right. At the last roundabout adjacent to the stadium, take the 3rd exit onto Judds Lane.
Alternatively, exit the Ring Road (A4053) at the junction for the Foleshill Road. From here, head north along Foleshill Road and Lockhurst Lane until you join Jimmy Hill Way. Drive north on the Jimmy Hill Way, until you see the Arena on your right. Take the third exit for Judds Lane.
If travelling from the North, we advise using either the M6 or M1. If using the M1, exit at Junction 21 and join the M69. Merge onto Junction 2 of the M6, leaving the M6 motorway at Junction 3 before joining the Jimmy Hill Way (South). For the M6, exit at Junction 3 and join the Jimmy Hill Way (South).
For fans travelling from the South, we advise using the M1 and joining the M6 at the Catthorpe Interchange and leaving the motorway at Junction 3 before joining Jimmy Hill Way (South).
Travelling by train
Coventry train station is on the main line between London and Birmingham, and around 4 miles from the Coventry Building Society Arena.
Covntry Arena train station is located on-site at the Coventry Building Society Arena and operated by West Midlands Railways. There is no special matchday service, and trains run as timetabled on home matchdays. As of December 2021, West Midlands Railway Train services between Leamington Spa, Nuneaton and Coventry have been suspended indefinitely
More information and booking details about trains throughout the country can be found at www.nationalrail.co.uk.
To get to the stadium using public transport from Coventry train station:
- Number 9 (towards University Hospital), or 11 or 12X (towards Coventry) Bus from Coventry Train Station to Coventry Transport Museum
- Then catch the Number 3 from Trinity Street or Number 5 from Pool Meadow to Arena Park (Tesco)
- Once you arrive at Arena Park (Tesco), there is an underpass which takes you into Car Park B of the stadium.
The latest train timetable can be seen here. On Saturday matchdays, trains arrive at Arena Park at ten to the hour.
Travelling by bus
For more information regarding bus services to the stadium in Coventry, visit the National Express Coventry website here
A new bus service, service 51, now serves the Arena shopping park. It also now extends to University Hospital on Monday to Saturday daytimes to cover part of service 20C that National Express have removed. The route and timetable can now be viewed on the Stagecoach website here
On Demand Bus
West Midlands Bus On Demand is a new type of bus service that anyone travelling in the Coventry area can use. It does not follow a specific route.
Instead, you book a journey and a bus will pick you up at a time you choose.
It operates 7 days a week:
Monday to Friday, 6am to 11pm
Saturday, 8am to 11pm
Sunday, 8am to 3:30pm
You will need to register if you would like to use the service.
The following prices apply:
- 0 - 1.5 miles: £2
- 1.5 - 5 miles: £3
- 5 - 7 miles: £4
- 7 - 10 miles: £6
- 10+ miles: £7
- 0 - 1.5 miles: £1
- 1.5 - 5 miles: £1.50
- 5 - 10 miles: £2
- 10+ miles: £2.50
You are also able to bulk purchase rides and have group discounts.
Travel for West Midlands have put together a guide for visitors on how to get to the Coventry Building Society Arena - you can read this here.