Heading to see Southampton take on West Bromwich Albion this weekend? Check out our guide for visiting supporters to The Hawthorns.
Address: The Hawthorns, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4LF
Telephone: 0871 271 1100
Nickname: The Baggies
Colours: Blue and White
Visiting supporters will be housed in the Smethwick End which opens 90 minutes before kick-off. Saints will be in their black away kit this weekend at The Hawthorns.
Getting There By Car
The Hawthorns can be found around half a mile from Junction 1 on the M5, and is easy for visiting supporters to get to. Leave the M5 at Junction 1 and take the A41 towards Birmingham. The ground will be on the right-hand side.
On matchday, there is street parking surrounding the ground and there is also parking available at Hawthorns Station.
Getting There By Train
The nearest station to the ground is Hawthorns Station, which is served by trains from Birmingham New Street.
To get there, take a train from New Street to Smethwick Galton Bridge and then change to head to the Hawthorns. It is also possible to get a train to the Hawthorns from Birmingham Moor Street, or a metro to the same destination from Birmingham Snow Hill. Once at the station, it is only a five-minute walk to the ground.
Coaches will depart St Mary’s Stadium at 9.30am, Eastleigh at 9.45am, Winchester at 10.00am and Chieveley at 10.30am.
Check out Carlsberg’s away guide for Saints fans travelling to The Hawthorns by downloading it here.