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Where & When

Where & When


Etihad Stadium

Ashton New Rd,
M11 3FF

Thursday 19th April 2018

How to get here

The SGSA conference will take place at Legends Lounge. You can access Legends Lounge from the South Stand entrance. See Legends Entrance on the map above.



There is a safe, well lit and signposted walking route available from Manchester Piccadilly Station. Follow the ‘City Link’ signs. It will take approximately 25 minutes to walk to the Etihad Stadium from the city centre.



There are a number of bike racks around the stadium. The Club accepts no liability and all bikes are left at their own risk.



There are bus stops adjacent to the stadium. At the end of the match buses will be lined up on Ashton New Road next to the South Stand heading to Manchester city centre. Further information is available at tfgm.com  or via Twitter @OfficialTfGM 



Metrolink runs from the city centre including Manchester Piccadilly station to Etihad Campus stop and on towards Ashton. The journey time from Piccadilly is less than 10-minutes. 


Tickets must be purchased before travel, ticket machines are located on every Metrolink platform.


Please note that both Holt Town and Velopark Metrolink stops, located on either side of the Etihad Campus stop, will not be open for at least an hour after an event at the Stadium so we strongly advise you to use the Etihad Campus stop for your return journey.


Metrolink Park & Ride

Journeys to the stadium are really easy from the many Park & Ride sites on the Metrolink network. Parking is free for Metrolink passengers. For those travelling from the east or north there are two large Park & Ride car parks located at Ashton West and Ashton Moss.


The journey time to the Stadium is less than 25-minutes. Click here for more information about Metrolink Park & Ride . Please note the consumption of alcohol is strictly prohibited on Metrolink trams.


Car Parking

As a delegate you can park in Grey C&D.  Parking is complimentary for event delegates.