What to expect
Newcastle upon Tyne is one of the most renowned cities in the country with vibrant culture, architecture and a welcoming atmosphere.
Kingston Park will host 3 men's group games.
The city will also be the team base for the Scotland (Men's) team.
Welcome to RLWC2021
The Rugby League World Cup is almost here, and we want to help you get the most out of your match day experience.
This is the place to find all the information you need to know about before attending your match. Plan your journey to the venue, view our top tips, get local information and much more.
Your journey to RLWC2021 starts here.
Your Tickets Are Now Available
Follow the instructions below in order to access your tickets.
Log-in to your ticket account at https://tickets.rlwc2021.com/
Once logged in, select the ‘My Tickets’ option from the menu bar
You will now be able to see a list of tickets you have booked.
Please make sure to print a copy of each ticket and bring it with you to the match if the fixture is held at St James' Park, Halliwell Jones or Riverside Stadium).
Download the Official RLWC2021 app
Catch all the action in one place and stay up to date with the latest RLWC2021 news with the official tournament app.
App features include.
- Match centre with live scores, stats and commentary updates
- The RLWC predictor game with the chance to win a car!
- Opportunities to cast your vote for player of the match
- Offering exclusive news and videos, plus a personalised app experience, download it now and get the most out of RLWC2021.
Located 4.5 miles away from the station, the nearest national train station is Newcastle Central Station. Newcastle Central Station is located on the East Coast Mainline, with high-speed inter-city services southbound every half an hour from London.
From Eldon Square, take bus number X47 to Kingston Park. This journey takes approximately 24 minutes, with buses leaving Eldon Square every 15 minutes.
PARK AND RIDE
Park and ride facilities are available at a number of local Metro stations, offering all-day parking. Stations offering park and ride include:
Bank Foot (within walking distance of the ground)
Kingston Park (within walking distance of the ground)
To reach the stadium by metro, take the green line from Newcastle Central Station to Kingston Park Metro. This journey takes approximately 19 minutes. From here, the stadium is a 10 minute walk away.
The walk from Kingston Park Metro station takes approximately ten minutes. Please see the map, or use our journey planner, to plan your route.
The postcode to use for Kingston Park is NE13 8AF, however for directions by car, use the RLWC2021 journey planner.
Match day parking will need to be purchased in advance. You can purchase parking for £10 on the website here. Please note that proof of purchase must be presented on the day
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.
Dress the part
Kit your squad out in items from our range of RLWC2021 merchandise, available to buy now at rlwc2021.com/shop
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.
THINGS TO DO IN NEWCASTLE
There’s plenty more to see and do while visiting Newcastle. Great North Museum and Discovery Museum are fantastic, f ree-entry museums for natural history, science and the story of Newcastle – a city 2,000 years in the making. If acclaimed restaurants are your thing, book in advance at Trakol, Khai Khai, The Broad Chare or House of Tides. For a more relaxed night out, head to By The River Brew Co. for local ales and street food or the Ouseburn for live music. The Sunday Quayside Market is the place to be for crafts, gifts and more delicious North East food.
Find out more at: www.newcastlegateshead.com
Accessible Parking is available and must be booked directly with the venue by phone on 0901 214 5588 or https://www.eticketing.co.uk/n...
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
Kingston Park Fixtures
Men's Group BRound: 1Scotland Men
Sun 16 October - Kingston Park, Newcastle4-28Italy Men
Men's Group BRound: 2Fiji Men
Sat 22 October - Kingston Park, Newcastle60-4Italy Men
Men's Group BRound: 3Fiji Men
Sat 29 October - Kingston Park, Newcastle30-14Scotland Men
Men's Group B
Sun 16 October - Kingston Park, Newcastle4-28
Men's Group B
Sat 22 October - Kingston Park, Newcastle60-4
Men's Group B
Sat 29 October - Kingston Park, Newcastle30-14