Useful information for Latics supporters heading to Stoke City.
- Latics travel to Stoke City for the second away fixture of the 2018-19 Sky Bet Championship campaign.
- Around 1,000 Latics fans heading to the bet365 Stadium.
- Match day guide for Latics supporters travelling to Stoke on Wednesday.
STOKE CITY v WIGAN ATHLETIC
SKY BET CHAMPIONSHIP
WEDNESDAY 22 AUGUST 2018
Around 1,000 Latics supporters will be making their way to the bet365 Stadium on Wednesday as Paul Cook's men take on Gary Rowett's Stoke City in our second away fixture of the 2018-19 Sky Bet Championship campaign.
For those who haven't travelled to Stoke before or who would like more information on the match day experience, Wigan Athletic Supporter Liaison Officers Jason Taylor and Ian Wadsworth have sourced the following information.
TICKET DETAILS - NO PAY ON THE DAY
Postcode: ST4 4EG
Leave the M6 at Junction 15 and take the second exit (straight on) at the first roundabout onto the A500. Exit the A500 at the second slip road and then keep to the right for the A50. At the roundabout take the second exit (right) to join the A50 (stadium is signposted and visible on the sky-line to the right).
Once on the A50 take the first exit and head up the bank towards the traffic lights. Turn right at the traffic lights and head over the fly-over. Take the third exit (right) at the first roundabout, the first exit (left) at the second roundabout (the stadium is visible ahead) and the third exit (right) at the third roundabout to reach the main entrance to the stadium.
Take the A50 to Stoke-on-Trent. Exit at the final slip road on the A50 with the stadium on the left. Take the third exit (straight on) at the first roundabout and third exit (right) at the second to reach the main entrance to the stadium.
Access is strictly limited to vehicles with parking permits for car parks North, West 1, West 2 and South. Signs also indicate coach and disabled car parks open from 11.00am for an afternoon game and from 4.00pm for a evening game.
Access to the car parks is available from both the A50 and the junction for Stanley Matthews Way on Trentham Road (A5035).
A list of car parks and prices and be found [here].
Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station is situated on the West Coast Main Line and provides direct access from London, Manchester, Birmingham, Derby and Crewe.
Taxi to Stadium
Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station has a taxi rank accessible from Platform 1 or by exiting the station at the main entrance and turning left along Station Road.
VISITING SUPPORTERS GUIDE
A full guide to match day at Stoke City can be found [here], including details on accessiblity and match day facilities at the bet365 Stadium.
WIGAN ATHLETIC SUPPORTERS ARE REMINDED THAT IT IS A CRIMINAL OFFENCE TO ENCROACH ON THE PITCH AND/OR TO USE PYROTECHNIC DEVICES AT MATCHES.
CRIMINAL PROSECUTIONS AND BANNING ORDERS COULD RESULT IF ANYONE BREAKS THE LAW IN THIS WAY.
PLEASE RESPECT THE LAW AND THE GOOD NAME OF WIGAN ATHLETIC.