Vicarage Road Stadium has long been a cornerstone of the community in Watford. Built in 1922, this stadium is rich in history. It's not just the home of the Watford FC Hornets. It's also seen plenty of rugby matches and concerts. Elton John, one-time owner of Watford FC, has also played several concerts at this venue. Vicarage Road is one of the most beloved stadiums in the Premier League. This has been demonstrated in the fan initiative to buy the building back. Watford FC was promoted to the Premier League, and fans are keen to see what the future holds for this club. Get tickets for all Vicarage Road Stadium events at StubHub.
What is the crowd capacity at Vicarage Road Stadium?
Vicarage Road can seat more than 21,500 fans for football. Depending on the event and configuration, the stadium can seat more than 23,000 guests. Construction, including of the Elton John Stand, has been undertaken to expand the venue's seating. Watford is an all-seater stadium with no general admission standing section.
Is Vicarage Road Stadium accessible via public transport?
Yes. In fact, the most convenient way to get to Vicarage Road is by public transit. The station can be accessed by rail and bus. Train service to Watford Junction is available from London Euston Station. There are also multiple buses that serve the venue.
What about parking?
There is no parking at the venue. The residential streets and hospital lot in the area are restricted to people with permits. There is parking in the city of Watford. The closest parking is at Church Car Park. There is also parking at the Watford Grammar School for Girls and at Fishers Industrial Estate. Public transit is the most convenient and cost-effective way to reach Vicarage Road Stadium.
Is Vicarage Road Stadium accessible to patrons with disabilities?
Yes, Vicarage Road is an accessible venue. There is handicapped parking available. Accessible seating is available in all stands as are accessible restrooms. A full accessibility plan is available at the official Watford FC website. Vicarage Road is also listed in Euan's Guide.
Can I bring my child to Vicarage Road Stadium?
Football and rugby make great family entertainment. In general, yes, children are welcome at Vicarage Road Stadium events. However, for some events, age restrictions may be in effect. For example, some stand-up comedy acts require minor patrons to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Some Vicarage Road Stadium events may be restricted to adults only. It's important to always read terms and conditions of an event before finalising a ticket purchase.Back to Top