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Getting to Highbury, Fleetwood

1 February 2018

Here is a guide of how to get to Fleetwood's Highbury home this Saturday.

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The journey will take approximately 2 hours 30 minutes depending on traffic, with a journey of 134 miles to the Highbury Stadium.

Starting from Glanford Park, take Doncaster Road/A18 to M181. At the roundabout take the 1st exit onto M181 heading to Humber Bridge/Doncaster/M180. 2.1 miles later, take the exit on the right onto M180 toward Doncaster. 12.3 miles later at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto the M18 tamp to M62/Goole/Hull/Leeds.

Then merge onto the M18 and in 6.6 miles, merge onto M62 and continue for 60 miles. Then continue onto M60 for 4 miles. At junction 15, take the M61 exit to M6 N/Preston/Wigan/Bolton then continue onto M61. Keep left at the fork to stay on M61, follow signs for Preston. 20 miles later, merge onto M6 for 6 miles. At junction 32, take the M55 exit to A6/Preston/Garstang/Blackpool/Fleetwood. Continue straight onto M55 for 7.5 miles. At junction 3, take the A585 exit to Kirkham/Fleetwood.

At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Fleetwood Road/A585. 3.4 miles later, turn left onto Garstang New Road/A585. 2.6 miles later at the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Amounderness way/A585. After 1.2 miles at the roundabout, take the 3rd exit and stay on Amounderness Way/A585. At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Amounderness Way/A585. 1.9 miles later, at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Fleetwood Road. At the next roundabout, exit onto Hatfield Ave then turn left onto Nelson Road and your destination will be on the left.

If you're not making the most of a game on the coast and travelling on the day, the best way to arrive in Fleetwood is by taking the train from Scunthorpe to Blackpool North. There will be two train changes - at Manchester Picadilly and Preston - before arriving at the first destination. Full information can be seen at

The club has a bar called Jim’s Sports Bar at its ground. It admits away fans, but gets very busy on matchdays so get there early. They have BT and Sky Sports on large televisions. If not, there are plenty of places in and around Fleetwood which has many establishments. The Highbury Chippy is only across the road, whilst there is a McDonald’s, Costa Coffee and Asda all in walking distance of the club.

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