MATCH DAY INFORMATION
We look forward to welcoming you to Scotstoun Stadium, the home of Glasgow Warriors.
Below is the key information for planning your visit, and what you can expect at a typical match day.
Please note, specific information on what’s on at each event can be found here.
The easiest way to browse and purchase Glasgow Warriors match tickets is via our Ticketmaster event page at eticketing.co.uk
Full details, including ticket pricing and stadium categorisation, can be viewed at glasgowwarriors.org/tickets-and-events/match-tickets/
Your digital match ticket(s) will be delivered to the Scottish Rugby Ticketing App no later than 5 working days prior to the match.
Please download the app HERE to access your match ticket(s). If you have purchased for family or friends, you must transfer these tickets to each person in your group once they have downloaded the app. (You don’t need to do this for junior or child tickets). Full details on the app can be viewed at: glasgowwarriors.org/scottish-rugby-ticketing-app/
Getting to Scotstoun Stadium
There is no public parking available at Scotstoun Stadium on match-day. We recommend using public transport to get to and from the games and offer free bus travel to and from the game with First Bus.
Full details can be found at glasgowwarriors.org/directions/
Entering the Stadium
Gates typically open 90 minutes before kick-off.
There are two sets of turnstiles – on Danes Drive and Northland Drive.
There are a variety of activities for fans to enjoy at the Warriors Pavilion each week, supporters can either test their passing skills against Glasgow Warriors players with our Passing Challenge, or dance along to classic pop and rock hits from our house band, The Back Green Band.
Keep an eye out for our team mascot Clyde, who will be out and about the Fan Zone pre-match and in position around the stadium during the game.
On the SP Energy Networks Community Pitch, at the west side of the stadium we welcome teams from local rugby clubs and schools to take part in pre-match and half-time activities.
Often there will also be giveaways and activations from our official sponsors and partners.
From approximately 20 minutes prior to kick-off, our stadium announcer will warm up the crowd, introducing our official mascots, making any special occasion shout-outs, announcing the team lineups and welcoming both teams to the pitch.
Our brand new 28-page autograph book will be on sale around the stadium. It is £4 per book, with all profits going to our Fighting for Our Families campaign for Glasgow Children’s Hospital. Look out for SP Energy Networks Scotstoun Squad who will be selling them on the night. Please note the book can be purchased with contactless payment only.
The Scottish Rugby Store is fully stocked with the brand new 2023/24 replica kits and leisurewear. Pick up yours today!
A marquee will be open for supporters, situated behind the East Stand and will close at full time.
Food & Drink
We have various independent Scottish food and drink suppliers, all with vegan and gluten free options or alternatives. Each vendor makes their food to order with the finest locally sourced produce.
Over the winter we’re also serving soup in the North Stand kiosks and Bovril can be purchased across the stadium.
There are bars open across the stadium bowl and kiosks open in the North and Main Stand.
The Clubhouse is situated in the main Leisure Centre. It will be open from 6pm until kick-off and then again from full-time to 10pm.
Please note: At Glasgow Warriors events we are obliged to follow Glasgow City Council licensing regulations delivered at all Glasgow sports events. This means all drinks served at our kiosks and food vans are decanted into cups.
Post-Match Signing Session
Members of the playing squad will meet supporters, sign autographs and pose for photos in front of the Main Stand after full-time.
Digital Match Programme
For each home fixture we produce a digital match programme, which includes exclusive interviews with Glasgow Warriors players and coaches, plus all the latest news and information on both teams.
All our official match programmes are available to view for free prior to each home fixture at zeeon.co.uk/club/glasgow-warriors
Matchday Information & FAQs
Bringing a baby to the game
From ticketing Terms & Conditions
4.3 Children under the age of two (2) will be admitted to the Stadium for Matches free of charge if they are accompanied by an adult with a valid Ticket for the same Match. Children aged two (2) or over must have a valid Ticket and be accompanied by an adult with a valid Ticket for the same Match. Persons under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Larger bags are allowed for health reasons or for parents with supplies for young children. Bags may be searched when entering the venue.
Spectators required to bring a bottle/container on medical grounds or for young children should make themselves known to a steward upon arrival at the Stadium to have their bottle permitted.
Children’s drinks in sachets or cartons are allowed.
Baby changing facilities are available in the Main and North Stand.
We do not have a feeding room available at the stadium, however our Clubhouse is indoors, and has seats / benches which can be used
Scotstoun Stadium does not accept pushchairs on match days. You can leave this at the stadium reception when you arrive, where a member of the SP Energy Networks Scotstoun Squad will store it for you. You can then collect it here post-match.
Bags small enough to fit under your seat are permitted.
There are no bag drop facilities.
The only exceptions for larger bags are those required for health reasons (including parents with young children). We assume no responsibility for bags in venue.
As all bags will be searched (medical and childcare exemptions apply) so allow plenty of time to get to your seats ahead of kick-off.
Pocket sized cameras are permitted, however large professional cameras are not. By small, we mean pocket size digital cameras or SLR cameras with zoom lenses no more powerful than 300mm. Tripods are not permitted.
Visitors with additional support needs, can request our SP Energy Sensory Packs. There are six packs including ear defenders and a selection of colourful toys to play with. These can be requested by emailing our Event Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org
If you feel unwell during your visit to Scotstoun Stadium, please inform the nearest steward. A first aid facility is available at the south east corner of the stadium.
- Lost property
While on site, supporters should pay with contactless or card payments where possible.
Plastic bottles of soft drinks or water cannot be brought into the stadium. No alcohol can be brought into the stadium.
In addition, bottles purchased at catering outlets are decanted into plastic tumblers.
Spectators required to bring a bottle/container on medical grounds should make themselves known to a steward upon arrival at the Stadium to have their bottle permitted.
Children’s drinks in sachets or cartons are allowed.
- ALCOHOL of any sort
- CANS, BOTTLES, HIP FLASKS OR DRINKS CONTAINERS of any sort
- FIREWORKS, FLARES, KNIVES (Including metal Sgian-Dubhs), WEAPONS, DANGEROUS OR HAZARDOUS ITEMS
- Laser pens or any other item that emits a laser beam
- BANNERS OR FLAGS WHICH ARE OFFENSIVE
- Banners/flags must be under 1m long and be on a pole no thicker then 1cm
- ANIMALS OTHER THAN GUIDE / ASSISTANCE DOGS
- CAMERAS WITH ZOOM LENSES LARGER THAN 300mm
- LARGE UMBRELLAS
- Smoking of cigarettes, e-cigarettes or vaporisers is prohibited
- Bags should be small enough to fit under your seat.
- Bagpipes and other musical instruments are permitted.
- Small items such as small umbrellas (that fit in a small bag), selfie sticks, and sporrans are permitted.
- Medical & Childcare bags are permitted but may be subject to searches on arrival.
- Bottles may be permitted on medical grounds.
The majority of food packaging at Scotstoun Stadium is compostable. There are also a number of colour-coded bins available for supporters to use around the stadium, making it easier to recycle a variety of products.
Scotstoun Stadium is a strictly no-smoking venue, including all external areas. Stewards will be enforcing the policy at all times.
Weather updates are available at metoffice.gov.uk
Where are the turnstiles and when do they open?
All turnstiles, bars, and the Glasgow Warriors Clubhouse will open approximately 90 minutes before kick-off. Supporters can access the stadium at any turnstile or gate.
North West Gate Access
This entrance can significantly reduce the amount of time taken to walk to the ground from Scotstounhill train station.
Please note you must have a valid match ticket or season ticket on your person for entry at this gate, there is no ticket collection point or ticket sale facility at this entrance. Supporters who are walking from Scotstounhill train station and not in possession of a match ticket should access along Queen Victoria Drive/Danes Drive to the main stadium entrance.
Post-match the gate will remain open for 30 minutes after the final whistle for those exiting towards Scotstounhill train station.
All persons entering the stadium at Scotstoun are admitted only subject to these rules, the bye-laws of Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life and the ticket conditions applicable to the match.
Entry to the ground shall be deemed to constitute unqualified acceptance of all these rules and regulations
Scotstoun Stadium ground rules
a. All persons entering the stadium are admitted subject to the condition that they may be required to submit to search to prevent unauthorised items or dangerous articles being brought into the stadium which might be used to cause injury or damage to persons or property
b. All matches are played in accordance with the laws of the game of rugby football as framed by the International Rugby Board and where applicable, such additional regulations and guidance produced by Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life
c. Tickets are issued to club members, debenture holders and others for their personal use only, unless with the prior agreement of Scottish Rugby. Tickets shall be void if re-sold at a premium or for commercial purposes without the prior written consent of Scottish Rugby. In the event of any breach of this condition, Scottish Rugby reserves the right to cancel this ticket and to retain the money paid, or, if said person has entered the ground, have them ejected forthwith;
d. In general, the right of admission is reserved by Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life and no transfers within the stadium are allowed;
e. With the exception of authorised press representatives holding accreditation issued by Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life, no photographs, video recordings, sound recordings or similar may be taken within Stadium without the express prior written approval of Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life. Entry to the stadium may be denied to persons with audio, visual and/or audio visual recording equipment of any sort including without limitation cameras, cassette recorders and microphones. In addition, no transmission, in whole or in part, in any form, or by any means electronic, mechanical, recording or otherwise is permitted save with a special authorisation in writing by Scottish Rugby, Glasgow Life or their appointed agents. Small amateur cameras are however permitted. By small, we mean pocket size digital cameras or SLR cameras with zoom lenses no more powerful than 300mm. Tripods are not permitted
f. Only persons specifically authorised in writing by Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life are permitted to offer newspapers, periodicals, foodstuffs, souvenirs or any other articles for sale in the Stadium and any charitable collection will only be permitted within the Stadium with prior written consent of Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life
g. Without limiting any other remedies it may have, Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life will have the right in the case of any serious or persistent breach of these ground rules to refuse admission to the stadium or eject from the stadium (as applicable) any person. No refund will be payable by Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life if Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life takes any of these actions. The following actions will constitute a serious breach of the ground rules:
i. the possession of a container which is capable of holding liquid and which, if thrown, would be capable of causing injury to another person
ii. the possession of alcohol which has not been purchased from an authorised Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life supplier inside the stadium
iii. being drunk
iv. the possession of any of the following: knives, fireworks, smoke canisters, airhorns, flares, weapons, dangerous or hazardous items, laser devices, bottles, glass vessels, cans, poles and any article that might be used as a weapon or compromise public safety
v. smoking in any part of the stadium
vi. persistent standing in seated areas whilst a match is in progress
vii. the possession of a banner or flag that bears material or slogans which are offensive, obscene, abusive or of a racist, homophobic or discriminatory nature
viii. the throwing of any object within the Stadium without lawful authority or excuse
ix. the use of foul, obscene, abusive or racist, homophobic or discriminatory language or gestures
x. any failure to comply with the instructions of an official, steward or employee of Scottish Rugby or any police officer
h. Under no circumstances is it permitted to throw any objects, whether on to the pitch or track or otherwise;
i. Flags on sticks or poles which measure more than 15mm diameter and are longer than 100cm, or any other item which, in the reasonable opinion of Scottish Rugby, its servants or agents, could be used as a weapon, are not allowed within the Stadium. All promotional, commercial, political or religious items of whatever nature, including but not limited to banners, signs, symbols and leaflets are prohibited and may not be brought into the Stadium unless authorised by Scottish Rugby or Glasgow Life
j. Unnecessary noise such as from the use of air horns, radio sets and behaviour likely to cause confusion, annoyance or nuisance of any kind, including racist, foul and abusive language is not permitted in any part of the Stadium
k. In accordance with the “Smoking, Health and Social Care (Scotland) Act 2005, Prohibition of Smoking in Certain Premises (Scotland) Regulations 2006” smoking within the Stadium is not permitted. Anyone breaching this rule will be asked to refrain from doing so and a refusal will be deemed as a breach of these rules and therefore the offender will be asked to leave the Stadium
l. Standing up, in seated areas, to view the game whilst in progress are to be discouraged and where it interferes with other spectators, the offending party will be asked to refrain from doing so, refusal will be deemed as a breach of these rules and therefore the offender may be asked to leave the Stadium
m. Spectators are not permitted to enter the field of play at any time, before, during or after the match period. Any person doing so may be ejected from the Stadium and may be liable for prosecution
n. In the event of an emergency evacuation broadcast or instructions given over the PA system or by Police or Stewards must be adhered to
o. Dogs are not permitted within the Stadium with the exception of guide dogs used for the purpose of directing visually impaired persons
p. Scottish Rugby and Glasgow Life shall be entitled to refuse admission or readmission to, or eject from the Stadium, any person who does not comply with these rules
q. CCTV cameras may be in use and recordings could be used in any proceedings.
Thank you for your continued support!