St Helens- Venue Guide
What to expect
Perfectly positioned in the heart of the North West, St Helens will host three men’s group games at the Totally Wicked Stadium.
The town will also be the training base for Tonga and Italy (Men's) teams
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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.
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Located 1 mile from the stadium, the nearest train station is St Helens Central. St Helens Central is located on the Liverpool to Wigan Line from Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western. Another nearby station is Lea Green Station, which is located 1.7 miles from the station. Lea Green Station is located on the Liverpool to Warrington and Manchester Line.
The walk from St Helens Central Station takes approximately 15 minutes. The walk from St Helens Town Centre to the Totally Wicked Stadium is approximately 15 minutes. Please see the map, or use our journey planner, to plan your route.
Take bus number 32, 32A, 35 or 17 from Todd Road, a short walk from St Helens Central, to Peasley Cross Lane. This journey takes approximately 2 minutes. From here, the stadium is approximately a 5 minute walk. From Lea Green Station, take bus number 156 to Hunter Street. Buses depart from the station every 12 minutes. Please use the journey planner to plan your route.
The postcode to use for The Totally Wicked Stadium is WA9 3AL, however for directions by car, use the RLWC2021 journey planner.
There is complimentary car parking available on site for up to 400 vehicles on a first come first served basis. There are also 101 spaces available in the chamber of commerce car park (5 minutes walk away) and there are further parking spots in the town centre
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 St Helens
St Helens boasts a wealth of stunning parks and open spaces - from the award winning Victoria Park to Bold Forest Park - home of the iconic sculpture, Dream, which attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year. If it’s the Town’s industry history you’re after, look no further than the World of Glass Museum - situated a short walk away from the Totally Wicked Stadium - while the weekly Friday Earlestown Market, which dates back around 700 years; the North West Museum of Road Transport - and the world class Horseracing at Haydock Park Racecourse are always a safe bet.
Ticket holders need to call the Club’s Ticket Office on 01744 455 052 at 9am on the below dates for their required match:
Tuesday 18th October – Parking available to book at 9am Tuesday 11th October
Monday 24th October – Parking available to book at 9am Monday 17th October
Saturday 29th October – Parking available to book at 9am Friday 21st October
- Parking can only be obtained via phone, not in person
- Only one parking space given per application. If successful, the accessible parking ticket will be sent via post.
- Blue badge and valid event ticket required on arrival
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
St Helens Fixtures
Men's Group DRound: 1Tonga Men
Tue 18 October - Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens24-18Papua New Guinea Men
Men's Group DRound: 2Tonga Men
Mon 24 October - Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens32-6Wales Men
Men's Group BRound: 3Australia Men
Sat 29 October - Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens66-6Italy Men
Men's Group D
Tue 18 October - Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens24-18
Men's Group D
Mon 24 October - Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens32-6
Men's Group B
Sat 29 October - Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens66-6