Ahead of tomorrow’s trip to take on Tranmere Rovers, Kristine Green’s Away Day Guide has all the important information ahead of the match at Prenton Park.
What kit are we in for this game?
We’re in our blue away kit for this game.
What’s the ticket information?
Tickets are available on the date from the Club Shop located at Prenton Park from 1.30pm.
How do I get to the ground?
The postcode for Prenton Park is CH42 9PY.
From the M6/M56, use the M53 and then exit at junction 4 onto the B5151 from the fourth exit of the roundabout. The ground is signposted from here. After two and a half miles, Mount Road leads onto Storeton Road – turn right at the traffic lights near the church onto Prenton Road West. The round is further down on the right.
What stand are we in?
Town fans are in the Cowshed Stand – this is a covered all-seater stand behind the goal.
When do turnstiles open?
The turnstiles open at 1.30pm.
Where is the best place to park?
Parking at the ground is now fully booked. There is street parking but just be mindful of resident restrictions and road closures an hour before kick-off and thirty minutes after the end of the game.
The Mersey Clipper pub next door does have a small car park but will fill early on.
Parking for disabled supporters?
There are a limited number of accessible spaces available at the ground. They are prioritised to those with blue badges.
What is the nearest train station to the stadium and what is the approximate distance and walking time?
Both Birkenhead Central and Rock Ferry Station are around a mile away, taking twenty minutes to walk from there to the ground.
Recommended pubs for away fans?
The Mersey Clipper welcomes small groups, Prenton Park is also an option and there are plenty of places in the town centre, which is about a twenty-minute walk away.
Food available in the area?
There is a deli and a chippy which is quite good near the ground. There is also a Tesco Express down the road.
Borough Road also has other takeaways. The fan park at the ground will welcome fans and serving both food and drink from 12pm.
Where is the nearest cash machine to the Stadium?
Tesco Express has a free-to-use cash machine near the away end on Borough Road.
What food and drink is available on the concourse at the stadium?
Both cash and card are accepted.
The away end has hot and cold drinks as well as burgers and pies. They also have snacks for junior fans.
What is the process for supporters looking to bring flags into the stadium?
Flags must have safety certificates – stewards will advise where to place.