A-League: Newcastle Jets v Adelaide United
McDonald Jones Stadium, Broadmeadow
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The closest station to McDonald Jones Stadium is Broadmeadow on the Central Coast & Newcastle Line.
The stadium is approximately a 15 to 20 minute (1.5km) walk from the station.
Trackwork is taking place between 02:00 Saturday 23 February and 02:00 Monday 25 February and may affect how you travel to the event:
- T1 North Shore Line: Buses replace trains between Hornsby and Wynyard.
- T1 Northern Line: Trains run to a changed timetable between Berowra or Hornsby and Central via Strathfield.
- T1 Western Line: From 18:20 until 02:00, Richmond trains run between Richmond and Olympic Park only.
- T2 Inner West & Leppington Line: From 18:20 until 02:00, trains run between Ashfield and the City only. Buses replace trains between Ashfield to Strathfield.
- T3 Bankstown Line: From 19:00 until 02:00, buses replace trains between Campsie and Sydenham
Trackwork is carried out on an ongoing basis to maintain the safety, reliability and efficiency of the Sydney Trains network. Trackwork may affect how you travel to and from events. For train disruption information, check trackwork service updates or use the Trip Planner.
To note: As of Sunday 30 September, the Epping to Chatswood rail line has temporarily closed for upgrades for around 7 months before Sydney Metro Northwest services begin in 2019. The new high-frequency bus service, Station Link, replaces trains between Epping and Chatswood. For more information on Station Link, visit transportnsw.info.
The closest bus stops to the stadium are on Turton Road and Lambton Rd.
A number of buses run towards the stadium including Routes 27,13, 23, 25 and 26. Check Newcastle Transport for more bus network information.
Ferries run between Stockton and Queens Wharf approximately every 20 minutes. At Queens Wharf change for a light rail service to Newcastle Interchange to connect with trains to Broadmeadow. Alternatively, from King St near Perkins St you can catch a route 13 bus to Lambton Rd which is a short walk from the stadium.
Newcastle Light Rail is a turn-up-and-go service from 5am to 1am, seven days a week that runs between Newcastle Interchange in Wickham and Pacific Park in Newcastle East, just 200 metres from Newcastle Beach. With six convenient stops it’s easy to get around Newcastle’s city centre and connect with train, bus and ferry services. For more information on the Newcastle Light Rail visit transportnsw.info.
Catch a light rail service to Newcastle Interchange and change for a train to Broadmeadow where the stadium is within walking distance.
The nearest taxi rank to the stadium is located on Young Road, Broadmeadow. Taxis can be accessed after the event by following the signs to Young Road.
Newcastle taxis operates services in the area, visit Newcastle taxis for more information or call 13 CABS (13 2227).
Pre-paid parking - parking on game days and major events is available only for vehicles with a pre-paid parking ticket. Pre paid parking tickets can be purchased via Ticketmaster online, by phone or by visiting Ticketmaster box office at McDonald Jones Stadium. Visit Ticketmaster - McDonald Jones Stadium.
Disabled parking areas have been designated in close proximity to each of McDonald Jones Stadiums accessible entries. To purchase a Mobility parking please phone Ticketmaster on 136 100 or visit the Ticketmaster box office at McDonald Jones Stadium.
Drop off zone: motorists may drop off patrons in the stadium's car park in the allocated 10 minute loading zone accessible via either driveway off Turton Road.
Accessible trips are shown in the Trip Planner with the wheelchair icon. You can select "accessible services only" in the Options to ensure you only see accessible services. Only trip plans with accessible train platforms, ferry wharves and buses will be presented. See accessible travel or download a transport app (select the "Accessibility" filter).