Vicarage Road Stadium in Hertfordshire
Club — Watford Football Club
Club Colours — Yellow & Black With Red Trim
Nickname Watford FC — The Hornets, The Golden Boys, Yellow Army, The ‘Orns
Founded — 1881
Stadium — Vicarage Road
Capacity — 17,477 seats
Opened — 1922
Location — Vicarage Road Stadium is home to Saracens rugby club and Watford football club – Vicarage Road can be accessed via Junction 5 of the M1 motorway.
Address — Vicarage Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0ER
Website — Watford FC
Nearest train station : the closest rail station of the city is Watford High Street Railway station, located 10 minutes walk from the ground.
Watford Junction train station is about a 20 minute walk away from Vicarage Rd stadium. Regular trains depart from London Euston to Watford Junction rail station.
Nearest metro station : Watford lies on the Metropolitan Line and is situated just under one mile from Vicarage Road.
# By Car
From the North — join the M25 and follow until Junction 20. Exit and follow signs for Hempstead Road, follow Hempstead Road into central Watford. Follow the large roundabout system at the end of Hempstead Road and exit towards Rickmansworth A412. Follow this road for 1/4 mile and turn left at the end of the underpass. Go through two traffic lights and turn left into ‘The Hornets’ at the East end of Vicarage Road.
From the South — join the M25 and head north past M4/Heathrow, then past the M40 Oxford Exit at Junction 16. Take the exit at Junction 18. The slip road goes up to a bridge going across the motorway, turn left towards Rickmansworth. Head down into Rickmansworth until you arrive at a large roundabout near Rickmansworth BR station. Turn left here along the A412 towards Watford. Follow signs into Croxley Green. Continue straight over at the two roundabouts past Croxley, then take the fifth right exit on to Harwood Road. Continue straight down, heading straight over the traffic lights, until you come to the end of the road. At the end turn left and you will now be on Vicarage Road, continue for a few hundred metres and you will see the ground on your right hand side.
# From Watford Junction Train Station
Leave the station and take the main road straight opposite (Clarendon Road) all the way over the Ring Road at the lights and up to the High Street. Turn left and go past the Wetherspoons (Moon under Water) on your right and then take the first right after 100 yards into Market Street. Continue along again crossing Ring Road to T junction and then left the chip shop. Vicarage Road is the next right turn.
Air Connections : Regular and frequent bus and coach services connect Watford Junction station to Heathrow Airport and Luton Airport, direct train services run from Watford Junction Station to Gatwick and Birmingham International Airport.
Cheap hotels near Watford football club
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