The Ageas Bowl

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Gates open 90 minutes before play starts.

Remember, 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 game!

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

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.

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 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.



Click here to see the Accessibility Information for The Ageas Bowl.


Make sure you visit the on-site shop at The Ageas Bowl, located to get your Southern Brave kit. You can also get the kit online, here.