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stfc_county_ground_2County Ground



Ground capacity:


Record attendance:

32,000 v Arsenal, FA Cup 3rd Rd, 15 January 1972


Record receipts:

£149,371 v Bolton Wanderers

Coca-Cola Cup semi-final 1st leg, 12 February 1995


Pitch measurements:

110yd x 70yd


Previous Ground:

1881-96 (The Croft )

Directions to the County Ground:


Travelling from the East and West:

Leave the M4 at Junction 15. Take the Commonhead Roundabout. Turn left onto the A4259 Marlborough Road. Take the 2nd exit at the roundabout onto Queens Drive. At the next set of roundabouts take the 3rd exit onto County Road the entrance to the ground is on the first right.


Travelling from the Midlands:

Take the M40 to Junction 9. Then take the A43, A34 and then the A420 into Swindon. At Drakes' Roundabout turn onto Queen's Drive. At the next set of roundabouts take 3rd exit onto County Road, the entrance to the stadium is the first right.


Travelling by train:

From the front of the station turn left onto Station Road. Facing the White House pub, head right onto Corporation Street. At the traffic lights turn left onto Manchester Road. At the end of Manchester Road turn right onto County Road. The entrance to the stadium is the second left. This walk should take approx 10 minutes.



There are limited spaces available at the County Ground, but there are several Town centre car park situated 1 / 2 miles from the stadium. There is nearby street parking and several match day car parks.


Facilities For The Disabled:


Swindon Town Football Club is regarded by many clubs as having the best facilities in the league. Our friendly stewards are always available to assist on match-days.


Disabled co-ordinator/named contact:

Brian Powell

Tel: 0870 443 1894

Fax: 01793 333780


Places available:                 
                                          Home          Away

Wheelchair:                         50               6

Blind / partially sighted:        2                 2

Ambulant disabled:              50                6

Deaf:                                   2                 2



Arkells Stand  -Home -ramped access/egress

Nationwide  - Home - ramped access/egress

Town End - Home and away- ramped/egress