Conveniently located in the city centre, first direct arena is situated next to the A58(M) Inner Ring Road. From the Claypit Lane junction (A58) you can get out of the city centre, linking to the east by joining A64 York Road, and to the south and west by connecting to the M621. You can also easily reach other destinations within Leeds, as well as connect to the wider motorway network via the M62 and the M1.
There are two dedicated first direct arena car parks: Woodhouse Lane car park and Merrion Centre car park.
Leeds City Station is about a 15 minute walk from first direct arena. It’s a major hub on the national, regional and local rail network, providing connections to a wide variety of destinations.
A hackney taxi rank is available at first direct arena and is signposted from the main doors. Additional ranks are available at a number of locations adjacent to the arena: Merrion Way, Wade Lane, Merrion Street, Woodhouse Lane, Cookridge Steet and Portland Way.
The nearest bus stops to the arena are Clay Pit Lane, Wade Lane/Lovell Park Road and Woodhouse Lane.
The coach station is located on Dyer Street next to Leeds City Bus Station and is approximately a 15 minute walk from first direct arena.