Estadio da Luz Football Stadium – SL Benfica – Lisbon Portugal
Club — Sport Lisboa e Benfica or SLB
Club Colours — Red and White
Nickname SL Benfica — As Águias (The Eagles)
League — Primeira Liga
Founded — February 28, 1904
Stadium — Estádio da Luz, officially named the Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica and commonly translated as the Stadium of Light
Capacity — 65,000 seats
Opened — 2003
Address — Av. General Norton De Matos 1500, Lisboa Portugal
Website — SLB Benfica
Location of Estadio da Luz Stadium — the football ground of SLB is located in the north of Lisbon Portugal, 8km north of Lisbon city centre. Lisbon’s other major stadium, Estádio José Alvalade, is not far away.
By Metro : The stadium of light can be reached with the blue metro line. The blue line can be boarded at several stations in Lisbon’s city centre, e.g. at Baixa-Chiado. Get off at station Colegio Militar / Luz or at metro station Alto dos Moinhos. Both underground stations are 8 minutes walk away from the football stadium.
Nearest airport — the closest international airport is Lisbon Portela. The nearest train station to Lisbon airport is Oriente in the Parque das Nações district, which is a short taxi ride away. It’s the main train station of Lisbon and also a bus and metro hub. The city’s most central station is Rossio train station, located downtown Lisbon right between Rossio and Restauradores squares.