Visitors encouraged to utilise public transport links...
Ahead of Saturday’s Elton John concert, the club can confirm that the following car parks are now completely SOLD OUT:
- •The Banks Stadium – Red, Green and Yellow zones
- •Barhale Car Park
- •Joseph Leckie School
*** Please do not attempt to access the car parks listed above unless you have already purchased a space***
All coach companies are to be aware that there is no on-site parking for the event.
Visitors who intend on traveling by coach are to find parking at a nearby location at their own discretion.
Walsall Football Club is keen to promote alternatives to travelling to the concert by car in order to minimise the impact on the environment, on local residents and on the highway network. The concert will finish at 22.30 and we advise patrons to check times with the rail and bus providers before travel.
Bescot Station serves Banks’s Stadium on the Walsall Line between Birmingham New Street and Walsall. It is situated just 0.1 mile away from the Away Stand of Banks’s Stadium and less than two minutes walk away. Please check with National Rail and the Trainline to check the train times to Bescot Station. The concert is due to finish at 22.30 and we have been advised that extra trains have been instructed to stop at Bescot Station to coincide with that timing:
To Birmingham: 22.43 23.13 23.43
To Walsall: 23.00 23.41
Most local bus services arrive into Walsall bus station or Bradford Place, situated 2.6 miles north of Banks’s Stadium, with routes from Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Dudley, West Bromwich and the outskirts of Walsall. Banks’s Stadium is served by the 401E and 45 routes, which leave from Bradford Place in the Town Centre (near the Cenotaph).