The Valley – Charlton Athletic FC in London Greenwich
Club — Charlton Athletic Football Club
Club Colours — Red and White
Nickname Charlton Athletic — The Addicks, The Red Robins, The Valiants, Red Army
Founded — June 9, 1905
Stadium — The Valley
Capacity — 27,111 seats
Opened — 1919
Address — Floyd Road, Charlton, London, SE7 8BL
Website — CAFC
Location of The Valley Stadium : the football ground is situated in London SE7 8BL, in the borough of Greenwich.
GPS Sat Nav Address : SE7 8BL
Nearest main train station : the main overground railway station for The Valley stadium is Charlton Train Station, located a short walk from the ground.
Southeastern runs train services to Charlton from central London in the west and north Kent to the east. The station is served by trains from Charing Cross, London Bridge and Waterloo East stations. On Saturdays there are also services from Cannon Street station. Some services come through Dartford continue to Charlton, while connections for others can be made at Blackheath, Lewisham and London Bridge.
The Docklands Light Railway from East London connects with rail services from Greenwich and Lewisham to Charlton.
By Tube or Underground: The football ground can be reached by underground. The nearest tube station is North Greenwich on the Jubilee Line. From North Greenwich you can take a short ride on buses 161, 472 or 486 to get to the ground.
By Bus : Numerous bus routes serve the football ground. They include the 53 (Plumstead, Woolwich, Blackheath, New Cross, central London), the 54 (Lewisham, Catford, Beckenham, Elmers End) and the 161 (Chislehurst, Mottingham, Eltham, Woolwich, North Greenwich). Others are the 177 (Thamesmead, Plumstead, Woolwich, Greenwich, New Cross, Peckham), the 180 (Thamesmead, Plumstead, Woolwich, Greenwich, Lewisham), the 422 (Bexleyheath, Welling, Plumstead, Blackheath, North Greenwich), the 472 (Thamesmead, Plumstead, Woolwich, North Greenwich), and the 486 (Bexleyheath, Welling, Shooters Hill and North Greenwich). These services discharge passengers on the A206 Woolwich Road, or in Charlton Village, both a five-minute walk from the ground.
Cheap hotels near Charlton football stadium
Express by Holiday Inn Greenwich – ( 2.0 km from The Valley Stadium )
Just minutes from the o2 (Millennium Dome) and North Greenwich Underground, Express by Holiday Inn London Greenwich is a great choice for business and leisure travellers alike.
The Clarendon Hotel – ( 2.7 km from The Valley Stadium )
Superbly situated overlooking Blackheath and Greenwich Park, this hotel is ideal for Greenwich, the O2 Arena, Excel exhibition centre in Docklands and Kent.
Custom House Hotel – ( 2.7 km from The Valley Stadium )
The Custom House Hotel offers a high level of accommodation at competitive prices. It is ideally located for easy access to The Excel Exhibition Centre, the Docklands and City of London.