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How do I get to Adelaide Oval?

Adelaide Oval is situated right in the heart of the city, framed by the River Torrens and surrounding precinct. Whether you’re travelling by car, bus, train or tram, Adelaide Oval’s close proximity to the CBD makes it easily accessible.

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Public Transport

Patrons are strongly encouraged to take advantage of public transport when attending events at Adelaide Oval. The Oval is accessible by train, tram and bus services.

Public transport timetables and routes vary between events. Please visit the Adelaide Metro website for the latest information relating to different events.

Fans catching the tram to Adelaide Oval

Car Parking

Event Day

Car parking options on event days vary. Please refer to the What’s On page for parking information relating to each event.

If you wish to apply for an Adelaide Oval Access Car Parking Pass for the 2019 AFL Season please complete the online form:

Apply for Access Car Parking

Adelaide Oval Car Parking Attendant

Non-Event Day

Adelaide Oval operates two car parks on non-event days. These car parks are open to all visitors including guests attending functions at Adelaide Oval.

East Car Park

  • Access via King William Road (north-bound lanes only)
  • Open 6am – midnight
  • Wilson Parking fees apply

North Car Park

  • Access via Pennington Terrace
  • Open 24/7 (excluding event days)
  • Wilson Parking fees apply

Patrons now have access to a reduced rate in the North Car Park on non-event days:

  • Wilson Parking offers a $10 Book-A-Bay Car Park, for more information please visit wilsonparking.com.au
  • Please note this reduced rate is only available in the North Car Park

See Car Park Locations

Event Day Traffic Restrictions

Road Closures

  • To ensure the safe passage of patrons road closures will be put in place before and after events with an anticipated attendance of 35,000 and above

Speed Restrictions

  • A 25km/h speed restriction operates on North Terrace (from Morphett Street Bridge to King William Street) to allow the safe passage of pedestrians and vehicles during the post-event period

Footy fans on Telstra Plaza

Taxis

  • Taxi ranks are located on the western side of King William Road, the southern side of Pennington Terrace and the eastern side of Montefiore Road

Cycling

  • Bike racks are located outside the North, South and East gates

Frequently Asked Questions

Adelaide Oval is located 400 metres from the CBD and just a few minutes’ walk from public transport networks (train, bus and tram). Patrons are strongly encouraged to use public transport when attending events at Adelaide Oval.

Train
The Adelaide Railway Station is located on North Terrace, approximatley a five-minute walk across the Riverbank footbridge or via King William Street. For timetables and more information visit the Adelaide Metro website.

Tram
Trams operate between Glenelg and the city with stops located on North Terrace and King William Road (outside the Adelaide Festival Centre). For timetables and more information please visit the Adelaide Metro website.

Bus
Bus services run throughout the Adelaide metropolitan area and service several bus stops in the vicinity of Adelaide Oval. Refer to the Adelaide Metro website for details.

Taxi
On major event days taxi ranks and drop-off zones are located on Pennington Terrace and King William Road.

Adelaide Oval Express Services
For most major events at Adelaide Oval patrons can take advantage of the Adelaide Oval Express Services across train, tram and bus routes. Travel is free upon presentation of a valid event ticket.

Please visit the Contact Us section of our website.

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Event Days

Parking information is specific to each event – please refer to the What’s On page for more details.

See What’s On

Non-Event Days

Wilson Parking operates two car parks at Adelaide Oval on non-event days:

North Car Park

  • Access via Pennington Terrace
  • Open 24/7 (subject to change on event days)
  • Wilson Parking offers a $10 Book-A-Bay Car Park in the North Car Park on non-event days. For more information please visit wilsonparking.com.au

East Car Park

  • Access via King William Road (north-bound lanes only)
  • Open 6am – midnight (subject to change on event days)
  • Wilson Parking offers a $14.50 Early Bird Book-A-Bay Car Park in the East Car Park on non-event days. For more information please visit wilsonparking.com.au

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