GRAND STADE LILLE METROPOLE
Grand Stade Lille Métropole, the king of the stadiums!
Coming to the Grand Stade, is just like a big game: You have to get ready! How do I get to the stadium? Once I get there, where do I park, find my gate or pick up my tickets? And finally, how do I get the most out of the experience? Read on to find all the practical information you'll need to profit from the superb 50,000-capacity Grand Stade.
All roads lead to the Grand Stade!
A quick and clever way to reach your goal! 1,200 bicycle parking places and 15km of brand new cycling track have been made available at the Grand Stade. Don't forget, for all safety information for cyclists, go to www.vlille.fr
NOTE: There is NOT a V’LILLE Station at the Grand Stade
Car sharing is a smart an economical way to get to the Grand Stade! There are exclusive car parks for Car Sharing clients (follow the signs). Find your Car Sharing buddies on www.covoiturezplus.fr and reserve your car parking place at www.grandstade-access.com.
With two bus routes (The Corolle and the No.18) serving the Grand Stade (departure from the 'Versailles' Stop), enjoy a simple and cheap way to get to the ground and support the LOSC! Public transport is FREE for LOSC SEASON TICKET HOLDERS. The PASS GRAND STADE (€2.20) allows non-season ticket holders to travel on the public transport from two hours before the match until the end of service.
With extra trains running from two hours before kick-off until two hours after the final whistle and three métro stations near the Grand Stade, this is a quick and efficient way to get to the game.
Line 1 (stations 'Cité scientiﬁque Pr. Gabillard' or '4 Cantons Grand Stade'): A new, safe and comfortable pedestrian track leads to the Grand Stade from these stations.
Line 2 (station 'Les Prés'): On match days, shuttle buses will transport you along the express lanes directly to the stadium from this station.
All accesses to the Grand Stade (including the car parks) are designed to accommodate handicapped and reduced mobility patrons. A special drop-off / pick-up parking at the northern end of the Grand Stade was designed for this express purpose on the Boulevard de Tournai.
The LOSC and the Grand Stade staff are all specially trained to welcome reduced mobility and handicapped patrons.
Designed to make you feel at home!
WHERE TO PARK?
Various car parks (pay parking and free parking) are available around the Grand Stade. To reserve your parking place go to the stadium's Central Ticket Office or visit www.grandstade-lillemetropole.com.
Paid parking (by reservation) B1, C1, C4, C5, C7 (the A1 and A2 car parks are reserved for VIP)
Free parking is available in Zone S (near the stadium) and relayed to the stadium via a shuttle bus system. The last shuttle bus leaves the stadium for the Zone S car parks one hour after the final whistle.
Season ticket car parking for 19 Ligue 1 home matches: €115. Access to the B1, C1 and C4 car parks - places are limited.
Season ticket car parking for 19 Ligue 1 home matches: €75. Access to the C5 and C7 car parks - places are limited.
HOW DO I RESERVE A TICKET?
At all LOSC ticket offices
> Boutique LOSC
> 0 892 68 56 72 (€0.34/min)
www.losc.fr Le Club, then Contact: Billetterie
To gain access to LOSC matches at the Grand Stade, you must possess one of the following titles:
E-ticket (coming soon)
How to get the most out of the Grand Stade?
With its ultramodern design and technology, unique in Europe, the Grand Stade also boasts a groundbreaking commerce for all transactions inside the stadium. No more need for cash and all those coins at the food and drink counters. The new stadium will be (from Autumn 2012) 100% cash free. How? Thanks to the 'carte monétique' (cash card).
What is a carte monétique?
Free of charge, it allows you to make all your purchases at the 40 food and drink counters inside the Grand Stade. There are two types of cards: Pre-paid and rechargeable.
What are the benefits?
- Faster transactions so less queues at the food and drink counters.
- Comfort and security (no need to bring cash to the ground).
- Monitor your account directly via the internet.
Where to get one?
Cards will soon be available at the 20 distributers both outside and inside the Grand Stade. Not that the LOSC season ticket (Black Card) is rechargeable and replaces the need for a separate carte monétique.
How to recharge the card?
You can purchase with a credit card (or with cash inside the Grand Stade) a €10 or €25 card. Then you just need to activate the card to start purchasing
You can also take a rechargeable card that you must charge with a minimum of €10 for the initial recharging. You can then recharge your card from as little as €5 and up to €150.
You can recharge your card at the appropriate kiosks at the Grand Stade or by visiting www.grandstade-lillemetropole.com with you carte monétique or your LOSC White, Red or Black members cards.
Why must I identify the card?
When you first get your carte monétique, the card is not associated to you. To activate your card, you must visit www.grandstade-lillemetropole.com and enter your personal details.
You can then start earning loyalty points and benefitting from discounts and advantages at the food and drink counters as well as the LOSC Shop.
If you lose your card, transfer your account to a new card and deactivate the old card.
Stadium boardwalk rules (flyers, leaflets, street commerce…)
The distribution of ﬂyers and leaflets of any nature is prohibited both at the exterior and interior of the Grand Stade.
Interior Stadium Rules
The purchase of a ticket acknowledges, without contest, the Interior Stadium Rules. These rules may be consulted at the ticket office and by visiting www.grandstade-lillemetropole.com
Prohibited Objects / Lockers
The list of prohibited objects is included with the Interior Stadium Rules. Lockers are available for the public to store prohibited objects and recover the as they exit the stadium. Lockers are situated at every entrance.