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Offsite Parking

Parking Options 2017-18
Cost
Location
£4 FREE parking | £4 adult return bus ride Mereoak (P&R) and Shinfield (P&R)
£5 FREE parking | £5 family return bus ride
£5 for 5 hours Garrard Street in Reading Town Centre | Special Reading Football Club tariff Reading Station + F1 Shuttle Bus Service
£8 for 8 hours
£10 pay on the day Old Greyhound Stadium Just 8 minutes walk to Madejski Stadium
£10 in advance only On-site Madejski Stadium (purchase in person, online or via phone at the Ticket Office) Madejski Stadium
£10 pay on the day All on-site car parks Madejski Stadium

Old Greyhound Stadium (RG2 6GP) – approx. 700 spaces 
For the 2017/18 season we are able to offer a seasonal parking permit for the Old Greyhound Stadium at a cost of £200.
To purchase please phone the Ticket Office on 0118 968 1313.

Matchday rates are £10 per car on the day only.

Five minutes’ walk to Madejski Stadium. Access is off the A33 at the Bennet Road roundabout.

Cordwallis, 40 Bennet Road (RG2 0QX) – approx. 200 spaces
£10 per car on the day only. Eight minutes’ walk to Madejski Stadium (0.4 miles). Located opposite the Jaguar garage on Bennet Road.

ISS Facility Services, Units 1, 2 & 3, 14 Commercial Road (RG2 0QJ) – approx. 55 spaces
£8 per car on the day only. 15 minutes’ walk to Madejski Stadium (0.8 miles). Located just off Bennet Road, near Jewson.

Garrard Street (RG1 1NR) – approx. 300-500 spaces on matchday

Garrard Street car park is located next to Reading Station and can be booked online only in advance by clicking here.

A £5 ticket will allow you to park for a maximum of 5 hours and will be available to start up to 3 hours before the scheduled kick off time and leave up to 4 hours after kick off. An £8 ticket will allow you to park for a maximum of 8 hours and will be available to start up to 3 hours before the scheduled kick off time and leave up to 7 hours after kick off.

Once you have parked you can then use the F1 Reading Station Shuttle Service which runs from outside Reading Station. The Service commences 2 hours before kick-off and a minimum of 12 buses run a frequent shuttle service up to 1 hour 45 minutes after the final whistle.

The F1 fares, which Reading Football Club subsidise, are:

• £2 per journey single or return
• £1 per journey single or return for 65 & Overs

The F1 bus stop has now been relocated to the central bus stop in between car park 1 and 2 on the stadium map, which you can see by clicking here.

F2 Bus Service: Amec Foster Wheeler, Shinfield Park (RG2 9FW) – approx. 500 spaces

Free to park. This involves a short bus ride to and from the stadium.

Fares:

• Single trip £2 Adult, £1.30 per child
• Return trip £4 Adult, £2 per child

There is also a group ticket costing £5 for a group of five people (with a maximum of three adults per group).

Directions: situated just south of Junction 11 of the M4, take exit B3270 (signposted Earley) and follow yellow signs to ‘Match Reading FC Park & Ride’. The bus stop at the stadium is at the bottom of Hurst Way roundabout. 

Mereoak Park & Ride (RG7 1PB), 573 spaces.
Free to park. This involves a short bus ride to and from the stadium.

Fares:

• Single trip £2 Adult, £1.30 per child
• Return trip £4 Adult, £2 per child

There is also a group ticket costing £5 for a group of five people (with a maximum of three adults per group).

Directions: situated just south of Junction 11 of the M4, take the A33 towards Basingstoke and follow the signs for the park & ride site. The bus stop at the stadium is at the bottom of Hurst Way roundabout.