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ricoh arena

Venue Address

The Ricoh Arena, Phoenix Way, Foleshill, Coventry CV6 6GE

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By Rail:
The nearest railway station for the Ricoh Arena is Coventry railway, which is in the City centre, approximately 6 miles away Regular services operate directly from London Euston (1 hour), Birmingham New Street (30 minutes) and Manchester Piccadilly (2 hours).







To make your visit convenient and easy don't forget there is a courtesy coach from Coventry Station


For those travelling by train and then courtesy coach to Ricoh Arena
Just outside Coventry Rail station there will be a swing sign indicating where the bus will pick up. The timetable is for the pick up at the station and will be on the hour and on the half hour (the journey is approx 20 mins traffic permitting) from 9am to 1pm then switching to on the hour and on the half hour leaving Ricoh Arena in the afternoon.

Ricoh Arena pick up and drop off will be marked with a swing sign on Judds Lane, just beside the roundabout serving the Ricoh Arena Car Parks*. The coaches are too large to come down to the Ricoh Arena entrance as there is insufficient turning circle. Operating times:  First coach 9am running until last coach 6pm from Ricoh Arena.

* Please see Google Map below, the pick up and drop off point will be at the point by the white arrow to the right of the roundabout.

Out of hours or missed the Courtesy Coach? At the station: take a Black taxi cab usually available immediately outside the Coventry station, the taxi drop off point is outside the main Atrium entrance at the Ricoh Arena. At the Ricoh Arena: Use the direct line red phone on the wall in the foyer to call a taxi.

By Air:
Birmingham International Airport (BHX) is the nearest international airport -
www.birminghamairport.co.uk More than 25 international airlines provide scheduled flights from the UK, Europe and North America. The airport is approx 20 minutes away by car from the Ricoh Arena.
Birmingham International Railway Station serves the airport and is connected directly to the terminal buildings via a free 'Air-Rail Link' monorail system. The train journey from the airport to Coventry station takes approx 15 minutes with trains running every 10 minutes.

By Car: Sat Nav Postcode CV6 6GE

Have a look at the car park and approaches on Google:


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From the South
Take M40 northbound. Leave M40 at junction 15, then at roundabout take 4th exit onto Warwick Bypass - A46 (signposted Coventry). Continue forward to join A444. Take left hand lane (signposted City Centre) onto London Road - A4114. Continue forward on London Road – until Ring Road. Stay in right-hand lane and take 2nd exit onto Ring Road. Leave Ring Road at junction 3 - at roundabout take 2nd exit onto Sky Blue Way. Proceed forward over traffic lights. At next roundabout, take 1st exit onto A444, signposted Nuneaton. Continue forward on A444, straight on at roundabouts until you see the Ricoh Arena. At the last roundabout adjacent to the Ricoh Arena on right-hand side, take 3rd exit onto Rowleys Green Lane. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Judds Lane. Arrive at Ricoh Arena.

From the South-East
Take the M1 northbound. Taking left hand lane, join M6 motorway (signposted M6 The North West, Coventry North, Birmingham). Leave M6 at junction 3, then at roundabout take 2nd exit onto Phoenix Way - A444 (signposted Coventry). At the next roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Rowleys Green Lane. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Judds Lane. Arrive at Ricoh Arena.

From the North
Take M1 southbound. Leave M1 at junction 21, then at roundabout take 3rd exit onto M69 (signposted Coventry, Birmingham). Leave M69 branching left (signposted Birmingham M6, Coventry North and Central A4600). Keep in right-hand lane then continue forward (signposted Birmingham) joining M6 at junction 2. Leave M6 at junction 3, then take 2nd exit onto Phoenix Way - A444 (signposted Coventry). At the next roundabout, take 1st exit onto Rowleys Green Lane. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Judds Lane. Arrive at Ricoh Arena.

From the North-West
Take M6 southbound. Leave M6 at junction 3 (signposted Coventry North) then at roundabout take 4th exit onto Phoenix Way - A444 (signposted Coventry). At next roundabout, take 1st exit onto Rowleys Green Lane. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Judds Lane.
Arrive at Ricoh Arena.

From the East
Take A14 westbound. Continue forward, then join M6 motorway (signposted M6, The North West, Birmingham, Coventry). Leave M6 at junction 3 (signposted Coventry North) then at roundabout take 4th exit onto Phoenix Way - A444 (signposted Coventry). At next roundabout, take 1st exit onto Rowleys Green Lane. At roundabout take 2nd exit onto Judds Lane. Arrive at Ricoh Arena.

Approximate drive times:
from Birmingham City Centre: 30 minutes
from Manchester City Centre: 2 hours
from Bristol City Centre: 2 hours
from Leeds City Centre: 2 hours
from London (M25): 2 hours

Car Parking:
Approaching the Arena building from Judds Lane, turn left after the security hut. Pass through the security barrier taking a parking ticket and park in car park A.

For traffic updates and route planners visit RAC or AA websites.


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