Doncaster- Venue Guide
What to expect
A historic city at the southern edge of Yorkshire, Doncaster is renowned for its rich railway heritage and its wealth of Georgian and Regency architecture on the Great North Road.
The town of Doncaster sits at the very heart of this borough, it has an original Roman wall; Saxon church architecture; Norman castles at Conisbrough and Tickhill; and a wealth of Georgian and Regency architecture reflecting the glory days of Doncaster.
The Eco-Power Stadium will host three men's group games and Doncaster will be the team base for Samoa (Men’s).
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Located two miles away from the stadium, the nearest train station is Doncaster Interchange. Doncaster Interchange is on the East Coast Main Line, with regular direct services to London King’s Cross, Manchester, Leeds, York, Newcastle and Edinburgh.
From Doncaster Interchange, take bus number 56 to Potteric Carr Road/Middle Bank. This journey takes approximately 10 minutes, with buses every 15 minutes. The walk from Potteric Carr Road/Middle Bank is approximately 3 minutes.
From Doncaster Interchange, the stadium is approximately a 30-35 minute walk. Please see the map, or use our journey planner below, to plan your route.
The postcode for the Eco-Power Stadium is DN4 5JW, however for directions by car, please use the RLWC2021 journey planner.
Car parking is available at the stadium on a first come first serve basis but must be booked directly with the venue via email at email@example.com is priced at £5 per car. Please only drive to the stadium if you’ve pre-booked a parking ticket.
The ticket office will open three hours prior to kick-off and will close at halftime. Please note for double header matches, the opening time will be three hours prior to the first kick off and closing time will be around half time of the second match.
Ticketholders who have any specific ticketing enquiries prior to match day should contact RLWC2021@ticketmaster.co.uk
For more information, please visit www.RLWC2021.com/tickets
Arrive in plenty of time
Doors open 90 minutes before kick off. Leave yourself plenty of time to get to the venue and locate your entry point. Then enjoy the hospitality of our host and any pre-match entertainment on offer along with soaking up the atmosphere ahead of the match.
RLWC2021 prefer cashless for all payment methods. RLWC2021 recommend, where possible, contactless payment is used.
We are operating a no re-entry policy. Once you have entered the venue, you cannot exit and re-enter. SECURITY CHECKS
If asked by venue stewards, RLWC2021 staff or volunteers to take part in any security checks we ask you to co-operate and comply. Failure to comply may result in refused entry with no refund.
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RLWC2021 will continue to follow government guidance relating to COVID-19.
Counter Terrorism Policing is working with the Rugby League World Cup 2021 to encourage the public to be vigilant for anything that doesn’t seem right, and to report it to security or a police officer. Security is a team effort. When you are in our stadium, be aware of your surroundings. Report anything that doesn’t seem right to a steward. Trust your instincts and ACT. In an emergency call 999.
Discover the unexpected with a visit to take in Doncaster’s centuries old history and heritage.
See how the industrial hinterland of Doncaster has been transformed into a patchwork of wildlife-rich, green spaces. Explore the charming market towns and villages that surround Doncaster, each with their own individual character.
Whether you want to immerse yourself in the arts, take a picnic in the park, cycle down one of the quiet byways, play a round of golf, invest in some well-earned retail therapy, enjoy a special meal, a drink or just a great day and night out, you’ll find a host of hidden gems that will make you want to come back for more.
Can be booked via the ticket office directly or via the website. This can be booked over the phone on 01302 762576 or can be booked online here
This guide is available in a linear format that is readable through our online accessibility tool, ReciteMe. This guide is available to download online at www.rlwc2021.com/acces
Men's Group ARound: 1France Men
Mon 17 October - Eco-Power Stadium, Doncaster34-12Greece Men
Men's Group ARound: 2Samoa Men
Sun 23 October - Eco-Power Stadium, Doncaster72-4Greece Men
Men's Group DRound: 3Papua New Guinea Men
Mon 31 October - Eco-Power Stadium, Doncaster36-0Wales Men
Men's Group A
Mon 17 October - Eco-Power Stadium, Doncaster34-12
Men's Group A
Sun 23 October - Eco-Power Stadium, Doncaster72-4
Men's Group D
Mon 31 October - Eco-Power Stadium, Doncaster36-0