First Time Fans - Guide to Ashby Avenue


Useful information for first time visitors of Lincoln United Football Club.

Lincoln United Football Club was founded in 1938 as Lincoln Amateurs, playing in the Lincoln League. In 1951, the Club signed its first professional player (on 5 shillings a week, 25p in today’s money) and Lincoln Amateurs was re-named Lincoln United aka ‘The Whites’.

Located on Ashby Avenue, Lincoln United FC is easily accessed just off the A46 and 2.5 miles from Lincoln City centre.

Our purpose built Ashby Avenue home has a capacity of 2200, including two covered seating areas (TR Weston & Son Ltd and Fans for Diversity Stands) and two further covered areas for standing. (The John Wilkinson Stand and Allen Crombie End).

The Allen Crombie End is where you will find the canteen, Fred Green Hospitality Suite and Lincoln United Board Room.

Travel Arrangements:

Ashby Avenue
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
LN6 0DY

Travel by car

Ashby Avenue has a small car park on site which is free to use. Please consider local residents if parking on street, outside of the ground.

Directions:

The easiest way to get to the ground is by using the A46 Lincoln bypass.

At the Skellingthorpe Roundabout take the exit in the direction of Birchwood and Hartsholme Country Park B1378. Travel down this road for about 1 mile. Ashby Avenue is approximately 100m past the entrance to Hartsholme Country Park, on the right hand side. Turn into Ashby Avenue and travel for another 400m. The entrance to the car park is on the right through some trees. It is signposted Hartsholme Cricket Club, Lincoln United Football Club.

Travel by train

The nearest railway station is Lincoln Central and is 2.5 miles from the ground. The station is adjacent to the bus station where you can take the number 19 bus to the ground.

Travel by bus

The bus journey will take approximately 25 minutes from Lincoln Central Bus Station. The stop required will be Hartsholme/Swanpool, Almond Avenue
where there is then just a short few minutes walk to the ground. Buses run every hour on a Saturday until 18:30. For up to date travel information, check here.

Match Day Tickets

Tickets can either be purchased at at the turnstile on match day, with both card and payments accepted or purchase an E-ticket in advance here.

Gates open at 14:00 on a Saturday, 13:15 on a Sunday and 18:45 on a mid-week match evening.

2021/22 Season Ticket Prices:

Men's First Team

Adults £9
Concessions £6
Juniors (5 to 16) £3
Under 5's Free

Women's First Team

Adults £3
Concessions £1
Under 16's Free


Ground Facilities

The Sports Association Social Club will be open on match days for spectators to visit. Please note this is situated outside of the stadium and alcoholic beverages can't be brought inside the stadium gates.

There is 2 sets of toilet blocks within the ground, located next to the TR Weston & Son stand and behind the changing room/boardroom building, where the disabled access toilet is also located.

Hot food and drinks can be purchased at the canteen just past the Allen Crombie End, the canteen is open for all Men's First Team home games and selected Women's First Team games, please check with the club before your visit. Cash & card payments accepted.

If you fancy something different for a match day, why not look into one of our hospitality packages to enjoy a sit down meal and drinks before enjoying the game? Details on hospitality and other commercial opportunities can be found here.

Match day programme can be downloaded for free to your phone using the QR code at the ground.

For any further information please contact Club Secretary Andy Mead, via email at andy.mead@lincolnunitedfc.com or 07920417915.