Getting to Brookburn Road


The Step Places Stadium is based in the scenic surrounds of Chorltonville. Given that the club is located near to a residential area, it is preferred that fans take public transport to games or seek adequate parking before reaching the ground. This is due to the limited amount of parking on site, which is largely occupied by players, referees and staff on matchdays, and that the nearby roads are private – therefore, not available for public parking.

Our address is:

West Didsbury & Chorlton AFC
Recreation Ground
Brookburn Road
M21 8FE

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Getting to the ground by public transport

The easiest method of public transport to get to The Step Places Stadium via tram. To check this service and and other methods of public transport please visit the Transport for Greater Manchester journey planner here:

By tram

Chorlton has a Metrolink service running right through its heart, with stops at Chorlton, St Werghburh’s Road and Barlow Moor Road.  The ground is serviced by two Metrolink stops: Chorlton and St Wergburgh’s Road. Although the latter is nearer the ground, the former will bring you onto into the centre of Chorlton. From there head down Wilbraham Road towards the world-famous four banks, turn left at the lights down Barlow Moor Road until you reach the bus station.

From Barlow Moor Bus Station it’s a simple walk past the disused Police Station down Beech Road until you reach The Trevor Arms pub. From here you arrive at Chorlton Green; turn left to walk through the churchyard passing The Bowling Green pub on your left until you reach Brookburn Primary School on your right. Simply turn right after the school onto Brookburn Road and walk to the end of the road to find The Step Places Stadium.

Getting to the ground by bike

The Step Places Stadium is a perfect location for those who cycle, being located next to the River Mersey, Sale Ees and being a few minutes away from the Fallowfield Cycle Loop. We have secure bicycle racks behind the clubhouse to lock up your bike throughout the game – please ask at the bar if you are unable to find them.

Getting to the ground by car

There is limited parking for 50-60 cars immediately inside the club grounds, just outside the pay box entrance. This surface is covered by grass, meaning that getting in or out can be difficult in wintery conditions. Please also note that there is NO PARKING on Brookburn Road, local roads or around Chorltonville as they are private, maintained and exclusively for the use of residents.


There is additional public car parking on Chorlton Ees opposite The Bowling Green pub, who are also allowing supporters to use the pub car park, but there is little other on-street parking.