The Hawthorns

Away Days Info Guide | West Bromwich Albion vs. Cardiff City

Club News
Our second away fixture of the season sees the Bluebirds face the Baggies at The Hawthorns on Wednesday evening!
Ticket News

Our Ticket Office will be selling away tickets until 12pm on matchday.

The TO is open from 10am, and tickets can also be purchased online or on the phone.

West Bromwich Albion will not be selling away tickets on the day. Supporters are advised not to travel without a valid ticket.

Find out more information here.

Travel Tips

The car journey from Cardiff City Stadium to The Hawthorns will take approximately two hours, via the M50 and M5. The sat-nav postcode is B71 4LF. The stadium is just 500 metres away from Junction 1 of the M5.

Supporters are reminded the West Midlands Metro service – including lines to and from The Hawthorns – is suspended until further notice in order to implement repairs.

There are a number of different bus routes that run along the A41 stopping adjacent to The Hawthorns.

Click here for more detailed information on how to find us.

Disabled supporters can find more information about the Accessibility facilities of local public transport networks here.

Car Parking

Fans travelling to The Hawthorns by car on matchdays can now pre-book car parking spaces.

At least three car parks will be open within 1 mile of The Hawthorns offering 500 spaces available in total. Car parking starts at £10 per vehicle and can be purchased online here or by calling 02476 997605.

Car parks will be open from 3 hours before kick off and will close 2 hours after the final whistle.

Please be aware of road closures around the Stadium on a matchday to further protect the safety of supporters.

The Hawthorns
Away End

With a capacity of 26,850, The Hawthorns is the eleventh-largest ground in the Sky Bet Championship this season.

City supporters will be housed in the Smethwick End. Gates open at 6:15pm, ninety minutes before kick-off.

Our hosts do not allow travelling fans to bring instruments (drums etc) into the stadium.

Away Supporters wishing to bring flags must make prior contact with the club indicating the size of any flags and including a copy of the fire certificate. Any flags approved must not cover any advertising hoarding or banner.

Our Supporter Liaison Officer, Paul Corkrey, will be in attendance at the stadium tonight. If you require any assistance, please contact him on 07484 070422. Alternatively, follow @CardiffCitySLO on Twitter for further supporter updates.

Cardiff City Supporters Liaison Officer