Match Day Information
We look forward to welcoming you to Scotstoun Stadium for the 2021/22 United Rugby Championship and Heineken Champions Cup.
Glasgow Warriors are based at Scotstoun Stadium in the west end of Glasgow.
112 Danes Drive, Glasgow, G14 9HD
Plaster it Purple
Glasgow Warriors are calling for the Warrior Nation to Plaster It Purple at Scotstoun Stadium when the club takes on Leinster in the United Rugby Championship on Friday 22 October, 7.35pm, as we raise money and awareness for Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity.
Supporters attending the game are encouraged to dress in purple for the match.
Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity
Glasgow Warriors are continuing their support for Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity with the Plaster Scotstoun Purple initiative.
Leidos, an Official Sponsor of Glasgow Warriors, have kindly agreed to co-lead the initiative, which will see club staff and supporters encouraged to donate to the Charity both prior to and during matchday.
The club works closely with its Official Charity Partner to help the Hospital continue to provide the dedicated care and attention for nearly 200,000 patients and their families every year.
How to Donate
AT SCOTSTOUN STADIUM
Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity staff will be in attendance at Glasgow Warriors v Leinster with buckets for cash only donations
There will also be QR Codes in and around Scotstoun Stadium to access the Just Giving webpage
Plaster It Purple Training Shirt
Supporters can purchase the new Plaster it Purple training jersey from the Scottish Rugby Store on Queen Street and online. Every purchaser will also have the option to donate to Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity through a donation link.
The training jersey will also be available to buy on the night at the Macron Marquee located by the East Stand.
All match tickets will be emailed to purchasers ahead of the game. Please contact [email protected] if you have not received your match ticket(s) or have a ticket enquiry.
SEASON TICKET MEMBERS
Please ensure you bring your season ticket to every home game at Scotstoun. A charge will be applicable to anyone who does not bring their season ticket with them.
If you haven’t received your 2021/22 Season Ticket, please contact [email protected]
How to buy
Tickets are available to purchase online right up until the game (subject to availability) e-tickets will automatically be sent to you at the time of purchase and can be scanned on your phone.
If you need to purchase your ticket in person, the ticket office will be open on the day of the game. The ticket office is located behind the Main Stand and will normally open 4 hours before kick-off. We strongly recommend purchasing online in advance to avoid queues and a match day ticket increase of £5 across each category.
To help protect you and your fellow supporters, we ask that you comply with the protocols in relation to COVID spectator safety while attending matches at Scotstoun Stadium.
Lateral Flow Testing
It is recommended that you take a LFT 24 hours ahead of arriving at the stadium.
Don't travel to the game if you test positive, have had contact with anyone that has the virus, has been asked to self-isolate, or if you are quarantining after returning from a foreign country.
Allocated Time Slots
Please note staggered arrival times are currently in place for matches at Scotstoun Stadium – one of the various COVID mitigation measures that makes it possible for a capacity crowd to be hosted on game days. Staggered arrival times help to ensure a steady flow of supporters arriving at the stadium, which in turn helps to reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19.
Supporters will be sent their allocated time slot in their match day information email.
Please take note of this time when planning your journey to Scotstoun and aim to arrive as close to your time as possible.
Glasgow Warriors and Glasgow Life appreciate your understanding in this matter and kindly ask for your patience as we continue to navigate the return to crowds following the pandemic.
Face masks must be worn in all indoor spaces at Scotstoun and it is recommended they are kept on outside at your seat and around the venue
Under the terms of the Scottish Government's vaccine passport scheme, Glasgow Warriors do not require supporters to show proof of vaccination at home fixtures.
Scotstoun Stadium has a capacity of less than 10,000 and is fully seated.
Travelling to Scotstoun Stadium
There is no public parking available at Scotstoun Stadium on match-day
We recommend using public transport to get to and from the games.
By Bus - travel to and from the game for FREE with First Bus
Glasgow Warriors are offering supporters FREE bus travel to and from games at Scotstoun with First Bus.
Travel to the game on The ONE, 2, 3, X4 and 6 services.
Download the First Glasgow mTickets app before heading to Scotstoun and enter the code from the match day ezine to book your free bus ticket!
The unique code will be emailed to all Season Ticket Members and match ticket purchasers the day before a game. If you do not receive an email please check your junk/spam folder or contact:
Dumbarton Road: Services ONE/A/B/C/D, 2 & 3
Westland Drive: Service X4
Anniesland Road: Service 6
Buses at these stops arrive every 10 minutes.
What is the offer?
As a ticket purchaser (season ticket member or single ticket game) you are entitled to redeem free game day travel on a home match day for our pre-season fixture, and all United Rugby Championship and European Champions Cup games.
You will receive a unique code emailed to you by Glasgow Warriors on the week of the game, which allows you to access the offer on your mobile phone via the First Bus Mticket app.
How many vouchers do I get?
Each match ticket holder with be entitled to one free bus ticket*
How do I bring children as part of the offer?
Adults will be able to access one additional free mTicket on their mobile device to allow that child on the bus. Both codes need to be shown to the driver.
How do I redeem my ticket & what type of ticket is it?
Download the First Bus app to your phone
Choose your ticket type from the options below (Maximum of two when bringing one additional child) and add to basket within mTicket app:
Glasgow City – Adult
Glasgow City – Child
Glasgow Network – Adult
Glasgow Network – Child
When you then proceed into the payment screen you can then enter the promotional code (Supplied on week of game by Glasgow Warriors) & this will apply a 100% discount to the items before completion of the transaction.
Activate your mTicket(s)
Show the driver when get on the bus & off you go
When can I use the ticket?
On the day of the game only, before 11.59pm.
Where do I get on & off the bus?
There are a number of services that serve Scotstoun Stadium from the city centre and the greater Glasgow area:
Dumbarton Road – Services 1/A/B/C/D, 2 & 3
Anniesland Road – Service 6
Westland Drive - Service X4
Other First services operate within a short walk of Scotstoun Stadium for example services 4 & 16 in the Broomhill area.
You can access a full travel schedule at firstglasgow.com and on the First Bus app.
How do I activate my ticket?
Press ‘activate my ticket’ on the First Bus app.
Can I just show my match day Glasgow Warriors ticket to get on the bus?
Sorry, only free tickets claimed via the First Bus app will be accepted for free travel. Don’t worry if you forget your mobile – the bus still accepts cash payments to get you to the game.
Where can I download the app?
You can download the First Bus app from iTunes App Store, Google Play and Microsoft.
How many tickets are available?
*There are a maximum of 500 free ticket redemptions available per match during each of the regular home fixtures. These will be issued on a first come first served basis. If the free mTicket batch is exhausted, bus tickets are required to be paid standard First Bus ticket prices.
Where do I find the routes and bus stops?
Use the First Bus app or go to firstglasgow.com
Scotstounhill station lies on the Argyle and North Clydelines, with regular services to and from Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Partick stations for all local and national connections, including SPT Bus and Subway hubs. Visit scotrail.co.uk for full service details and journey planning options.
If you are travelling by train, our North-West entrance is just a 10 minute walk from Scotstounhill Station.
By Private Bus
Supporters are encouraged to travel by private bus when booking as a group. Buses will be permitted access to the Drop off area inside Scotstoun Stadium pre-match. Buses should be onsite no later than 40 minutes prior to kick-off, and will be asked to park offsite during the match. Offsite Parking for buses and coaches is available at nearby South Street, a short 5 minute drive from the stadium.
Buses can return to Scotstoun Stadium at the direction of stewards guidance (usually 20 minutes prior to full time), and collect supporters from the drop off zone. Stewards will be able to assist drivers on the day. Groups are advised to alert the ticket office when purchasing tickets, that they will be travelling by bus, to ensure this is managed operationally.
Public parking is not available at Scotstoun Stadium on match day. We recommend supporters use public transport to get to and from the game.
Glasgow City Council have introduced parking controls surrounding Scotstoun Stadium on match day. Enforcement officers will monitor the area, with a system of fines for vehicles parked inappropriately. For full details, visit glasgow.gov.uk
The parking facilities on the right of the stadium complex are for the exclusive use of Glasgow Club Scotstoun users. There is no facility for supporters attending Glasgow Warriors games to park there.
Please respect our neighbours on your way to and from the stadium.
Disabled & Accessible Parking
Season Ticket Holders
Disabled and Accessible parking on match days are reserved for Season Ticket Holders with wheelchair and accessible needs. Season Ticket holders wishing to request a reserved season parking pass should contact the Scottish Rugby Ticket Centre on 0141 435 4374 (Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm) or e-mail [email protected]
Please note these spaces are prioritised for wheelchair and ambulant customers only.
Single Match Ticket Holders
Single match ticket holders, or those with Blue Badge parking permits attending a match and wishing to enquire about parking should notify the Scottish Rugby Ticket Centre on 0141 435 4374 (Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm) or e-mail [email protected] to enquire about available access
Parking attendants are on hand to assist and check that only disabled badge holders gain access to the disabled parking area.
Matchday Information & FAQs
Baby Changing Facilities
Baby changing facilities are available in the Main and North Stand.
We do not have a feeding room available at the stadium, however our clubhouse is indoors, and has seats / benches which can be used
Please avoid bringing a bag to the game if possible. An A5 bag is the maximum size permitted and all bags will be searched before entry.
Bags larger than A5 size will not be permitted. There will be no bag drop facilities.
The only exceptions are bags required for health reasons (including parents with young children). We assume no responsibility for bags in venue.
There is a max 500ml limit for liquids being brought in to the ground, and the products must be sealed
Unless you have health or childcare requirements plan ahead and leave your bags at home, in your hotel, in your car, on the coach.
As all bags will be searched (medical and childcare exemptions apply) so allow plenty of time to get to your seats ahead of kick-off.
Pocket sized cameras are permitted, however large professional cameras are not. By small, we mean pocket size digital cameras or SLR cameras with zoom lenses no more powerful than 300mm. Tripods are not permitted.
Eating and Drinking
A wide selection of hot food, draught beer, selected wines and spirits as well as hot and cold drinks are available from outlets around the stadium
Look out for other options including stone baked pizzas, scotch beef burgers, fresh fish & chips, and hot donuts and coffee. We have introduced a new vegan-focused option for this season, which can be found in the south east corner of the stadium.
Get along to The Warriors Clubhouse to sample the best of the atmosphere at Scotstoun before and after the game. With a variety of drinks including draft beer and cider, The Clubhouse can be found in the sports hall at the north east corner of the stadium.
Open pre-match 90 minutes before kick-off and post-match for 1 hour, capacity in The Clubhouse is limited, and supporters are strongly advised to arrive early.
Hosted by our Official Supporters Club, the XVIth Warrior, there’ll be plenty of pre-match activity included player interviews, sponsors giveaways and post match reaction.
If you feel unwell during your visit to Scotstoun Stadium, please inform the nearest steward. A first aid facility is available at the south east corner of the stadium.
We will not be providing flags at the Stadium on match day, but please bring your flags from home with you to the Stadium.
- Lost property
While on site, supporters should pay with contactless or card payments where possible.
Plastic bottles of soft drinks or water up to 500ml may be taken into the stadium. The lid must be sealed and intact. No alcohol can be brought into the stadium.
Scotstoun Stadium does not accept pushchairs on match days. You can leave this at the stadium reception when you arrive, if required and collect post-match.
The majority of food packaging at Scotstoun Stadium is compostable. There are also a number of colour-coded bins available for supporters to use around the stadium, making it easier to recycle a variety of products.
Scottish Rugby Store
The Scottish Rugby Store is fully stocked with the brand new 2021/22 replica kits and leisurewear. Pick up yours today!
A marquee will be open for supporters, situated at the East Stand and will close at full time.
You can also visit the Scottish Rugby Store online to get your favourite items.
Scotstoun Stadium is a strictly no-smoking venue, including all external areas. Stewards will be enforcing the policy at all times.
Weather updates are available at metoffice.gov.uk
Where are the turnstiles and when do they open?
All turnstiles, bars, and the Glasgow Warriors clubhouse will open approximately 90 minutes before kick-off. Supporters can access the stadium at any turnstile or gate.
North West Gate Access
This entrance can significantly reduce the amount of time taken to walk to the ground from Scotstounhill train station.
Please note you must have a valid match ticket or season ticket on your person for entry at this gate, there is no ticket collection point or ticket sale facility at this entrance. Supporters who are walking from Scotstounhill train station and not in possession of a match ticket should access along Queen Victoria Drive/Danes Drive to the main stadium entrance.
Post-match the gate will remain open for 30 minutes after the final whistle for those exiting towards Scotstounhill train station.
All persons entering the stadium at Scotstoun are admitted only subject to these rules, the bye-laws of Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life and the ticket conditions applicable to the match.
Entry to the ground shall be deemed to constitute unqualified acceptance of all these rules and regulations
Scotstoun Stadium ground rules
a. All persons entering the stadium are admitted subject to the condition that they may be required to submit to search to prevent unauthorised items or dangerous articles being brought into the stadium which might be used to cause injury or damage to persons or property
b. All matches are played in accordance with the laws of the game of rugby football as framed by the International Rugby Board and where applicable, such additional regulations and guidance produced by Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life
c. Tickets are issued to club members, debenture holders and others for their personal use only, unless with the prior agreement of Scottish Rugby. Tickets shall be void if re-sold at a premium or for commercial purposes without the prior written consent of Scottish Rugby. In the event of any breach of this condition, Scottish Rugby reserves the right to cancel this ticket and to retain the money paid, or, if said person has entered the ground, have them ejected forthwith;
d. In general, the right of admission is reserved by Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life and no transfers within the stadium are allowed;
e. With the exception of authorised press representatives holding accreditation issued by Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life, no photographs, video recordings, sound recordings or similar may be taken within Stadium without the express prior written approval of Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life. Entry to the stadium may be denied to persons with audio, visual and/or audio visual recording equipment of any sort including without limitation cameras, cassette recorders and microphones. In addition, no transmission, in whole or in part, in any form, or by any means electronic, mechanical, recording or otherwise is permitted save with a special authorisation in writing by Scottish Rugby, Glasgow Life or their appointed agents. Small amateur cameras are however permitted. By small, we mean pocket size digital cameras or SLR cameras with zoom lenses no more powerful than 300mm. Tripods are not permitted
f. Only persons specifically authorised in writing by Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life are permitted to offer newspapers, periodicals, foodstuffs, souvenirs or any other articles for sale in the Stadium and any charitable collection will only be permitted within the Stadium with prior written consent of Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life
g. Without limiting any other remedies it may have, Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life will have the right in the case of any serious or persistent breach of these ground rules to refuse admission to the stadium or eject from the stadium (as applicable) any person. No refund will be payable by Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life if Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life takes any of these actions. The following actions will constitute a serious breach of the ground rules:
i. the possession of a container which is capable of holding liquid and which, if thrown, would be capable of causing injury to another person (save for sealed bottles of water and soft drinks up to a maximum of 500ml)
ii. the possession of alcohol which has not been purchased from an authorised Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life supplier inside the stadium
iii. being drunk
iv. the possession of any of the following: knives, fireworks, smoke canisters, airhorns, flares, weapons, dangerous or hazardous items, laser devices, bottles, glass vessels, cans, poles and any article that might be used as a weapon or compromise public safety
v. smoking in any part of the stadium
vi. persistent standing in seated areas whilst a match is in progress
vii. the possession of a banner or flag that bears material or slogans which are offensive, obscene, abusive or of a racist, homophobic or discriminatory nature
viii. the throwing of any object within the Stadium without lawful authority or excuse
ix. the use of foul, obscene, abusive or racist, homophobic or discriminatory language or gestures
x. any failure to comply with the instructions of an official, steward or employee of Scottish Rugby or any police officer
h. Under no circumstances is it permitted to throw any objects, whether on to the pitch or track or otherwise;
i. Flags on sticks or poles which measure more than 15mm diameter and are longer than 100cm, or any other item which, in the reasonable opinion of Scottish Rugby, its servants or agents, could be used as a weapon, are not allowed within the Stadium. All promotional, commercial, political or religious items of whatever nature, including but not limited to banners, signs, symbols and leaflets are prohibited and may not be brought into the Stadium unless authorised by Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life
j. Unnecessary noise such as from the use of air horns, radio sets and behaviour likely to cause confusion, annoyance or nuisance of any kind, including racist, foul and abusive language is not permitted in any part of the Stadium
k. In accordance with the “Smoking, Health and Social Care (Scotland) Act 2005, Prohibition of Smoking in Certain Premises (Scotland) Regulations 2006” smoking within the Stadium is not permitted. Anyone breaching this rule will be asked to refrain from doing so and a refusal will be deemed as a breach of these rules and therefore the offender will be asked to leave the Stadium
l. Standing up, in seated areas, to view the game whilst in progress are to be discouraged and where it interferes with other spectators, the offending party will be asked to refrain from doing so, refusal will be deemed as a breach of these rules and therefore the offender may be asked to leave the Stadium
m. Spectators are not permitted to enter the field of play at any time, before, during or after the match period. Any person doing so may be ejected from the Stadium and may be liable for prosecution
n. In the event of an emergency evacuation broadcast or instructions given over the PA system or by Police or Stewards must be adhered to
o. Dogs are not permitted within the Stadium with the exception of guide dogs used for the purpose of directing visually impaired persons
p. Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life shall be entitled to refuse admission or readmission to, or eject from the Stadium, any person who does not comply with these rules
q. CCTV cameras may be in use and recordings could be used in any proceedings.
Thank you for your continued support!