The Ageas Bowl

Gates open 90 minutes before play starts.

The first match of The Hundred 2022 at The Ageas Bowl sees the men's team take on Welsh Fire!

After that, your ticket gives you access to both the men’s and women’s matches on the same day, so make sure you get there for the first match!

Match day start times vary, so make sure you’ve looked at your ticket in the app to see what time the first match starts.

Click here to read the Spectator Code of Conduct for The Ageas Bowl.


There's a range of food and drink outlets within the ground to suit all tastes. Food options around the ground include:

  • Sanjha’s
  • Donna Italia Pizza
  • Burgers
  • Fish and Chips
  • Hog Roasts
  • Pasties
  • Chinese
  • Greek
  • Ice Cream

Most stalls will offer vegetarian and/or vegan options as well as gluten-free, alongside halal and kosher options.

Bars will open and alcohol will be served from gates opening until 30 minutes after the close of play, with an array of bars located around the ground. Please note, no alcohol can be brought into the ground, only alcohol purchased on-site may be consumed.

The Ageas Bowl operates a strict ‘Challenge 25’ alcohol policy and as such anyone deemed to look Under 25 will be asked to provide photographic proof of their age, prior to being served alcohol.

A wide selection of non-alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase at stalls around the ground.

Spectators can bring in food, a sealed soft drink up to 500ml, or an empty water bottle to fill at the water fountains.

Water fountains will be available to fill water bottles up at the Hotel ends of the CIM and Shane Warne stands.

The venue is entirely cashless, so please ensure that you bring appropriate cards with you if you would like to purchase anything in the venue.


By Bike

The Ageas Bowl provides a free bicycle storage facility. Please head towards the roundabout and follow directions from our traffic operatives. All parking is subject to availability and on a first come first served basis.

By Bus/Train

Hedge End train station is less than 2 miles away, approximately a 35-minute walk from The Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl.

If you don’t fancy walking or jumping in a taxi from the station you can catch the First Bus No. 8 (see below). Hedge End station is located on the South Western Railway, Portsmouth Solent Line.

Southampton Airport Parkway station is approximately 3.5 miles from The Ageas Bowl and Hilton at The Ageas Bowl and services the Waterloo to Weymouth South Western Railway Main Line.

Rail shuttle buses will be running from and to Southampton Airport Parkway Railway Station before and after matches. Click here to book rail shuttle tickets.

For all National Rail Enquiries please visit or call 03457 484 950.

By Car

The roads around The Ageas Bowl are likely to be busy throughout The Hundred, so please allow plenty of time for your journey.

Parking must be pre-booked. To book your space, click here.

Drivers on the day who have not pre-booked, please use Southampton Airport Parkway Station’s Multi-Storey Car Park. From here you can catch the Shuttle Bus to the ground.

There is no car parking in local residential areas. Supporters should use official transport routes or get dropped off at the venue.



To book a wheelchair or accessible ticket, contact 023 8047 2002 (option 2), 10am – 4pm, Monday – Friday, or email to request a call back.

The Ageas Bowl has a number of wheelchair accessible areas available to be booked. These areas will be supported by a dedicated Matchday Steward and provide space for an essential companion to sit alongside. It should be noted that the vast majority of seats at The Ageas Bowl are not covered.

The Ageas Bowl provides blue badge parking and accessible bus services from local transport hubs. To arrange this, contact the phone number or email outlined above.

There are clearly marked accessible gates at all entrances, these entrances allow access to The Ageas Bowl’s famous berm, which provides a level surface around the entire ground.

Accessible lifts provide access to hospitality suites and the Roof Terrace and are positioned in the lobbies of the main stands, pavilion and hotel. Some areas of the ground, including pitch level, require navigation via a short flight of stairs.

There are Accessible Toilets located around the ground, at both ends of the Shane Warne and Ingleby-Mackenzie Stands, in the pavilion and at the Hilton End. For some matches these toilets are controlled by a RADAR key. If you have forgotten or do not have access to a RADAR key please ask an Information Steward.

Assistance dogs are welcome at the venue.

Multi-faith Room

The Contemplation Room is located in the Colin Ingleby Mackenzie Concourse.


Make sure you visit the on-site shop at The Ageas Bowl, located under the Shane Warne Stand, to get your Southern Brave kit. You can also get the kit online here, in The Hundred's Online Store.