The Mariners head to Walsall for our next Sky Bet League Two match on Saturday and Kristine Green’s Away Day Guide has all the important information for supporters making the trip!
What colour kit are we in?
We’re wearing black and white for this game.
What’s the ticket information?
Tickets are available from Blundell Park until Friday 25th August at 3pm. No collections are available on the day.
If tickets are available on the day from Walsall’s ticket office – payment is by card only as the ground is cashless.
Adults – £23.00
60+ – £19.00
U21 – £18.00
U18 – £12.00
Family Ticket – £25.00 (1 adult, 1 U18)
How do I get to the ground?
The postcode for the stadium is WS1 4SA. Leave the M6 at junction 9 and take the A461 towards Walsall. Take the A4148 Wallowes Lane and then right again at the second set of traffic lights. The round will be on your left.
What stand are we in?
We’re located in the B.A.T Stand – this is a covered stand behind the goal.
When do turnstiles open?
Turnstiles are open at 1pm for access to the away bar.
Where is the best place to park?
Parking is available at the stadium costing £7 per car and £10 per minibus – payment for parking is card only. There is an away fan-only car park.
Supporters can also park at the railway station.
Is there any disabled parking?
All disabled spaces at the stadium are reserved by season ticket holders. On arrival, please speak to a steward who will do their best to park you in a suitable space.
The car park opens from 12pm but is run on a first-come, first-served basis.
What is the nearest train station to the stadium and what is the approximate distance and walking time?
The train station is a two-minute walk from the stadium. Trains come in from Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton.
However, there is a train strike this weekend so please check up-to-date travel information before you commit to travelling by train.
Recommended pubs for away fans?
The Saddlers Club at the ground is not available for away supporters.
The Park Inn Hotel opposite the ground is now closed so one of the nearer pubs to the ground is the King George V on Wallows Lane. This is near Morrisons and about a 15-minute walk away. There is also the Broadway Bar (WS5 3AB). This is a fair walk but only a 5-minute drive away.
Food available in the area?
The stadium is situated next door to a retail park that includes a McDonalds.
You also have the Saddlers Shopping Centre which has a variety of food outlets. WS2 9NW – 10 minutes away by car but a fair walk.
Where is the nearest cash machine to the Stadium?
The retail park has a free-to-use cash machine.
What food and drink is available on the concourse at the stadium?
The away end has a licensed bar with TVs for away fans and is available from 1pm.
Food is pies, pastries, sausage rolls, burgers and hot dogs. As well as hot/cold drinks and snacks.
The stadium is cashless – inside it is card/contactless payments only.
Is a programme available?
Printed programmes are still available – costing £4.00. Payment is cash only for these.
What is the flag policy?
Anybody looking to take a flag or banner to the game should email firstname.lastname@example.org for prior consent.