Emirates Football Stadium – Arsenal FC – London
Club — Arsenal Football Club
Club Colours — Red and White
Nickname Arsenal FC — The Gunners, Gooners
Arsenal fans often refer to themselves as “Gooners”, the name derived from the team’s nickname, “The Gunners”.
Founded — 1886
Stadium — Emirates Stadium
Capacity — 60,400 seats
Opened — 2006
Address — Arsenal Stadium, Avenell Road, Highbury, London N5 1BU
Website — Arsenal F.C.
Location of Emirates Stadium : the football ground is situated in London Islington N5 1BU, just north of Central London.
Nearest main train station : the main connecting railway station for the Emirates Stadium is London King’s Cross, located near St Pancras International Station. From Kings’s Cross you can travel to the ground via the Piccadilly Line (to Arsenal) or the Victoria Line (to Highbury & Islington). Alternatively, a short overground rail journey of one stop will take you to Finsbury Park station.
By Tube or Underground: The football ground can easily be reached by metro. The nearest tube station is Arsenal on the Piccadilly Line, around three minutes walk from the ground. Finsbury Park on Victoria, Piccadilly Lines and Great Northern rail, and Highbury & Islington on Victoria Line, North London Line and Great Northern rail, tube stations are around a 10-minute walk from the Emirates Stadium in London UK.
By Bus : Main bus stops are located on Holloway Road, Nag’s Head, Seven Sisters Road, Blackstock Road and Highbury Corner. High frequency services will take you within a five to 10 minute walk of the ground and direct routes cover much of north and central London.