Detailed travel information when visiting Boundary Park Stadium
Post Code: OL1 2PB
Plus Code: HV4C+6H Oldham
Supporters on a matchday can use the North Stand Car Park which has a cost of £5.
The car park can be reached from A663 Broadway before turning into Hilbre Avenue.
Parking is limited and visiting supporters are advised to use the postcode ‘OL1 2PB’ for their satellite navigation when driving to Boundary Park.
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Fast, frequent and reliable services run to Oldham where you can then continue your journey to Boundary Park on foot or by bus.
Westwood is the closest stop to the ground, around a 20-minute walk away.
Journeys on the tram take approximately 20 minutes from Manchester Victoria.
Metrolink operates a zonal fare system with Westwood, Oldham King Street, Oldham Central and Oldham Mumps all located in zone 3.
The cost of a zone 1+2+3 ticket is £3.80 for a single journey or £4.30 for an off-peak day travelcard. This price covers travel across any of these zones, such as a journey between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Victoria.
You can now travel by tram with contactless cards and devices using the smart readers on stops. The stops where you touch in and touch out will show us the zones you have travelled through so that you are charged the correct amount.
For further information and a full list of zones and ticket prices, visit the dedicated Metrolink ticket zone page.
Tickets must be purchased before travel, with ticket machines located on every platform at all Metrolink stops.
Park & Ride
You can avoid the match-day traffic by leaving your car at a Park and Ride site, before completing the remainder of your journey on Metrolink.
With plenty of sites across the network, it’s easy to park up and hop on the tram for a hassle-free journey to the ground.
Park and Ride sites include:
- Oldham Mumps with 270 spaces – Prince Street, Oldham, OL1 3TJ
- Piccadilly with 550 spaces – Boad Street, Manchester, M1 2RP
- Rochdale Railway Station with 217 spaces – Hare Street, Rochdale, OL11 1JL
A full list of sites and locations can be found on TfGM’s dedicated Park and Ride webpage.
There are a number of local services which operate close to Boundary Park with the two main stops noted below.
Some services will depart from Oldham Bus Station (seven minute walk from Oldham King Street tram stop) and other may run from Manchester City Centre.
- 149 - Higher Crumpsall Circular (Stagecoach)
- 159 - Oldham to Middleton (Stotts)
Royal Oldham Hospital Rochdale Road
- 181 - Manchester City Centre to Wrens Nest (First)
- 182 - Manchester City Centre to Wrens Nest (First)
- 183 - Limside to Royal Oldham Hospital (Stotts)
- 402 - Oldham to Buckstones Estate / Shaw (Rosso)
- 409 - Ashton to Rochdale (First)
TfGM introduced capped fares in September 2022 meaning that travelling on bus is consistent irrespective of which operator you use. Single journeys are £2 for adults and £1 for children, while a day pass is £5 for adults and £2.50 for children.
If you are travelling by bus to Boundary Park please check service times with your operator before you travel.
Journeys could take longer than advertised on match days due to the volume of traffic, so please allow additional time for your journey
You can plan your bus journey with TfGM.
Boundary Park is just over one mile from the town centre and so walking and cycling are good options to get to and from the match.
Walking from the town centre takes just over 20 minutes.
See the below map for the quickest routes.
*Much of the above information was sourced from Oldham Athletic’s Visitor’s Guide with amendments made where appropriate