Madejski Stadium – Reading in Berkshire
Club — Reading Football Club and London Irish RFC English rugby union club.
Club Colours –Blue and White
Nicknames Reading FC — The Royals or Biscuitmen (obsolete)
Nickname London Irish Rugby Team — The Exiles
Founded Reading FC — 1871
Stadium — Madejski Stadium in Reading
Capacity — 24,161 seats
Opened — 1998
Address — Madejski Stadium, Bennett Road, Reading, RG2 0FL
Website — Reading FC
Location of Madejski Stadium : the football ground is situated 2 miles south of central Reading in England RG2 0FL UK.
GPS Postcode : RG2 0FL
Nearest train station : the main railway station of the city is Reading Railway Station, situated 3 miles from the ground. London Paddington station is 20 minutes away by train.
The station is served by the Great Western Main Line, which runs west from London’s Paddington station to Taunton, Exeter, Plymouth, and places in Cornwall, and to Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Swindon, Newport and Cardiff, Swansea, and places further west. Other main lines connect Reading with Birmingham (serving both New Street and International stations) and further north to Scotland, and with Winchester, Southampton and Bournemouth to the south. There are also routes to Newcastle and Manchester Piccadilly. The secondary North Downs Line connects Reading with Guildford, Reigate and Gatwick Airport.
By Car : The football ground lies just north of the M4 motorway. Take junction 11 and follow for A33 Reading, follow signs to the stadium.
By Bus : From Monday to Friday the stadium can be reached with the FastTrack park and ride buses from Reading rail station and the town centre. On matchdays special football shuttle buses run between the station and Madejski stadium.
Cheap hotels near Reading football stadium
Holiday Inn Reading South – ( 0.9 km from Madejski Stadium Reading FC )
Offering 202 air conditioned rooms, the newly refurbished hotel is located off the M4 (junction 11), and is 3.2 km (2 miles) south of Reading town centre and railway station.
Millennium Madejski Hotel – ( 0.1 km from Madejski Football Stadium )
The Millennium Madejski is Reading’s newest four star hotel and is excellently located for business and leisure.
Comfort Inn Reading – ( 2.8 km from Madejski Football Club Reading FC )
Located one mile from the city centre, this distinctive Victorian hotel with a bar and restaurant is within walking distance of the university and Royal Berkshire Hospital.