Book on the club's subsidised coach

Matt Edwards
Monday 20 January 2020

Forest Green Rovers make the trip to Boundary Park next month to face Oldham Athletic on Saturday, February 15.

It was a 1-0 win for FGR in the reverse fixture back in August, Taylor Allen scoring the goal to secure all three points.

We have full information on tickets and travel for you to make the most of the trip, here…

Tickets

Tickets are now on sale from our ticket office telephone line on 0333 123 1889, or from our website HERE.

The hotline will now be open during the following hours…

Monday – 9am to 3pm

Tuesday – 9am to 3pm*

Wednesday – CLOSED

Thursday – 9am to 3pm

Friday – 9am to 3pm

Saturday – CLOSED

Sunday – CLOSED

*On Tuesdays when there is a home matchday, the ticket hotline will be open from 9am to midday or from the ticket office from 5pm.

Reception at The New Lawn is open on a Thursday between the hours of 9am and 3pm or the ticket office is open three hours before a Saturday home match or after the final whistle.

Tickets can be purchased online until 10am on Friday, February 14, or from the Oldham ticket office on the day of the game, but there will be a price increase on all ticket categories.

Here are the prices:

Category

Advance

Matchday

Adult        

£18

£22

Concession (65 & over)

£8

£10

Student with NUS

£8

£10

Under 21

£8

£10

Under 18

£5

£7

Under 14s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Disabled fans pay the concession rate or the relevant lower category and the carer ticket is free of charge. Proof of disability will be asked for on collection of tickets.

The Wheelchair section is at the front of the stand, floor level and is uncovered.

Travel

Official coach travel

Fans can jump on the club’s official transport for the game, with coach travel available to purchase through the Forest Green Rovers online shop HERE.

Prices for this service are:

Category

Price

Adult        

£22

Adult Member

£17

Under 21

£19

Under 21 Member

£14

Under 16

£11

The pickup points available are:

The New Lawn, Nailsworth – 9.30am

Sainsbury’s, Dudbridge – 9.40am

Brunel Way, Stonehouse – 9.50am

The round-trip to Oldham takes around seven hours and the scheduled rest stop for the journey is Sandbach Services.

Travel will be on sale from our ticket office telephone line on 0333 123 1889 at the hours stated above.

You can also buy online HERE or in person at The New Lawn on Thursdays between 9am and 3pm or after home matches and will be on sale until Friday, February 14, at 1pm.

All passengers must give individual names and a contact telephone number (mobile preferred).

All passengers must join the coach at the designated pick-up points and no passenger can join the coach without previously booking via FGR.

Car

Address: 

Boundary Park,

Oldham

OL1 2PA 

Directions: To arrive at the club by car, please use OL1 2PA for Satellite Navigation. Please note, for away coaches use postcode OL2 5BL. From the M62, exit at Junction 20 and take the A627M signed Oldham. Exit A627M at Junction 1 At the roundabout take the first exit (A663) sign-posted Royton & Oldham Athletic Football Club. After 1⁄4 mile turn right onto Hilber Avenue. The entrance to the main car park will be signposted.

From the M60 (Manchester orbital motorway), exit at Junction 22 and, at the traffic signals turn right onto the A62. At Manchester Street Roundabout take the 1st exit, then merge onto the A627.

At Featherstall Road North roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A627. Continue forward onto Westhulme Way and follow the road past the B&Q Warehouse.

At the mini roundabout turn right for match day parking and left for the main reception.

Parking

Oldham Athletic offers match-day parking for £15 per coach and £5 per car, however, this is a permit-holder only area. Supporters on a matchday should use the Hospital Car Park which has a cost of £3. A steward will be on hand to assist.

Public transport

The nearest bus stops for SportsDirect.com Park are situated outside The Royal Oldham Hospital, at the top of Sheepfoot Lane.

Over 30 buses an hour serve these stops during the day, the most frequent being the 409 between Ashton under Lyne, Oldham, Royton and Rochdale.

The nearest train station to SportsDirect.com Park is Mills Hill (MIH) train station, Middleton which is approximately 2.1 miles from the stadium.

The closest metrolink station is Westwood which is approximately 1.3 miles and a 20-minute walk to the stadium.

For all public transport information visit www.rgm.com or contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.

Alternatively, a local taxi number is 0161 633 6960.