How to get to Stamford Bridge Stadium
The closest Stamford Bridge train station is Fulham Broadway on the District line, or if you want to take the train to Chelsea FC’s grounds, there are also two Overground stations (West Brompton and Imperial Wharf) within a 15-minute walk of the stadium.
If you’re travelling from London Euston to the Chelsea Stadium, you can take the Hammersmith & City Underground line to Edgware Road before switching to the District line to Fulham Broadway. The stadium is just a 5-minute walk from Fulham Broadway station, and the total journey time is under 40 minutes. Alternatively, take the Victoria line to Victoria station, then the District to Fulham Broadway, for a journey of just over 30 minutes.
You could also take the bus to the stadium, with services 14, 211 and 414 stopping outside Stamford Bridge. The river boat also runs from Monday to Friday. You can take the boat to Chelsea Harbour, which is roughly a 15-minute walk to Stamford Bridge.
What to do at Stamford Bridge Stadium
Stamford Bridge is the home of the Premier League club, Chelsea FC. It’s the former host of the FA Cup Final, holding the event between 1920 and 1922 until it was moved to Wembley. The stadium has also held a variety of other sporting events over the years, including rugby, cricket, American football and greyhound racing.
About Stamford Bridge Stadium
Built in 1876 and opened on 28th April 1877, Stamford Bridge was the home of the London Athletic Club until 1905, when Chelsea Football Club was formed. It’s been the base of Chelsea FC ever since, although the stadium has undergone various renovations over the years. It has a capacity of 40,834, making it the ninth-largest of the 2021/22 Premier League season stadiums.
Concerts at Stamford Bridge Stadium
While world-renowned sporting venue Stamford Bridge hasn’t been used for live music events yet, the stadium opened a new music venue directly underneath the football ground in 2022. With artists including Colosseum, the Blow Monkeys and Nine Below Zero among the first to perform here, this music venue promises to be a great feature of Stamford Bridge Stadium.
With most gigs at Stamford Bridge finishing up between 10:30-11:00 pm, it’s easy enough to catch a train afterwards, no matter which part of London you’re headed to. The closest tube station is Fulham Broadway and it’s just 5 minutes walk away from the ground, meaning getting to concerts at Stamford Bridge Stadium is quick and almost effortless.