Fulham on Wednesday, 26 February 2020 at 19:45
Distance from the Liberty Stadium: 187 miles ~ 3 hours 25 minutes.
Address: Craven Cottage Stevenage Road, London. SW6 6HH
Telephone: 0843 208 1222
Web Site: www.fulhamfc.com
What’s Craven Cottage Like
Up to 1,600 Swans fans are in part of the Putney End Stand, on the side of the ground.
There’s decent leg room but a couple of pillars that could spoil your view.
For those who like a drink, lager, cider, bitter, Guinness and wine are sold. There is also a deal for beer and a pie, beer and a burger, or hot dog on offer for away fans.
Fulham is one of the most upmarket areas of London and is well known for its trendy shopping streets such as King’s Road and Fulham Road, which feature chic boutiques and posh delis.
It’s a great place to visit especially to which the football, whilst enjoying the popular brunch cafes and relaxed pubs in the Parsons Green area before or after the match.
Of course, you could always pop on a tube and head into central London for even more to see and do during your visit.
Have a browse of the following deals for an overnight stay in Fulham.
For those on a budget, there are also these hotels nearby to Craven Cottage:
What’s On in Fulham
With Fulham being in London, you really are spoilt for choice for things to do!
The top 10 theatre shows in London’s West End at the moment are – The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Hamilton, Come from Away, The Book of Mormon, Les Misérables, Matilda, Mamma Mia, Tina – The Tina Turner Musical and Wicked.
If you are planning and taking in a show during your visit, then make sure you get discount theatre tickets from online outlets such as London Theatre Direct.
The night after the game, Big Thief are at the Apollo in Hammersmith (W6 9H), tickets are £28.25.
The Friday, Editors are at Wembley Arena (HA9 0DW), tickets from £41.50.
Eating and Drinking near Craven Cottage
The nearest pub to the ground that welcomes away fans is The Crabtree (W6 9HA) which is 0.6 miles away.
Fulham High Street has many pubs including The Courtyard (SW6 3LQ).
Near the tube station are the Eight Bells (SW6 3JS), The Temperance (SW6 3LF) and King’s Arms (SW6 4RN), all 1 mile away.
Across the river is a Wetherspoons, The Rocket (SW15 2JQ), nearby is The Boathouse (SW15 2JX), both of which are around 1.2 miles away from the ground.
Parking near Craven Cottage
Parking close to the ground is really difficult, but you could take advantage of some private car parking spaces near Craven Cottage, which you can reserve from just £7.00 for the whole day.
Match day parking is only for one hour and is ‘pay & display’, so finding parking away from the stadium is needed.
Trains to Fulham
The nearest tube station is Putney Bridge (District Line) and is 1 mile from the ground. Turn left out of the station and follow the other fans.
Trains take 3 hours to Paddington leaving at 13:22, 13:55, 14:22 and 14:55.
Coming back the only train from Paddington leaves at 22:48 getting to Swansea at 02:19.
For the Travelling Jacks making the trip – Be Loud, Be Proud and Be Positive!