Geelong is 75 kilometres from Melbourne via the Westgate Bridge and Princes Highway.
In Geelong the Princes Highway becomes Latrobe Terrace (no turns required), making the stadium’s main entrance from Latrobe Terrace easily located.
Public car parking is available at Simonds Stadium and the surrounding Kardinia Park. On AFL match days car parking at Simonds Stadium is limited. Please note, some car parks are closed in inclement weather.
Limited parking is also available in the surrounding streets – please note Council Restrictions are enforced.
A dedicated Bus Zone is located on Moorabool Street during event days. The Bus Zone is signposted on the western side of Moorabool Street.
Accessible parking is available within Kardinia Park.
- Moorabool St in front of Sports House (time limit reduces to 15 minutes on AFL match days)
- A3 car park out the front of the Premiership Stand (limited first-in basis on AFL match days)
- E9 car park, Moorabool St, dedicated parking for cars displaying disability parking permit. (AFL match days only, first-in basis)
- Park Cres in front of Kardinia Aquatic Centre
Vehicles must display a valid accessible parking permit to obtain access.
A drop-off zone is available near the A10 car park however, on AFL match day this is a very busy area for pedestrians.
There are a number of bus stops located around Kardinia Park. View these webpages for more information and find the most appropriate stop for you:
Geelong is approximately one hour from Melbourne’s Southern Cross Station, with Geelong Railway Station situated 1.8 kilometres to the north of the stadium and South Geelong Station located 450 metres to the east.
There are currently no formal taxi ranks located in Kardinia Park, however taxis are available at a temporary taxi rank on Moorabool St on AFL match days (near Manbo Restaurant).
Taxis can be booked at any time by phoning 131 008.
Avalon Airport is the closest airport to Simonds Stadium. Avalon Airport is 23 kilometres north-east of Simonds Stadium and is serviced by Jetstar Airlines. For information about transfers between Avalon and Geelong city please visit the Avalon Airport website.
Melbourne’s Tullamarine Airport is a domestic and international airport located 85 kilometres north of Simonds Stadium. For bus transfers between Tullamarine and Geelong city please visit Gull Airport Service.
Bicycles are not permitted inside Simonds Stadium or on the surrounding football ovals, however we do encourage this mode of transport using the paths provided.
There are currently bike racks located out the front of the Kardinia Pool (Park Crescent) and the front of Sports House (Moorabool Street) with a vision to increase the number of racks in the near future.
Patrons are required to supply their own lock. Simonds Stadium Management is not responsible for any loss or damage to bicycles secured on site.