Police Scotland have issued the following travel advice for Aberdeen supporters going to the Cup Semi-Final this Saturday.

TRAVEL ADVICE FOR ABERDEEN SUPPORTERS: PRE MATCH ROUTES FOR COACHES APPROACHING THE WEST OF THE STADIUM:

M8 Westbound: Exit the M8 at Junction 22 and join the M77. Exit M77 at Junction 1 (Dumbreck Road), turn left onto Dumbreck Road and continue to crossroads junction with Titwood Road and Haggs Road.

  • Vehicles under 4.2 metres in height only should continue straight through the junction onto Titwood Road.
  • Vehicles over 4.2 metres in height but under 4.6 metres in height should turn right onto Haggs Road, turn left onto Shawmoss Road then turn right onto Titwood Road.

From Titwood Road, turn right onto Minard Road, continue onto Langside Avenue to the Langside Monument roundabout. Take the second exit onto Battlefield Road, continue on Battlefield Road to the first traffic light junction and bear right remaining on Battlefield Road to the ‘T’ junction with Cathcart Road. Turn left onto Cathcart Road and take the immediate right onto Letherby Drive, where your coach will be directed to park in the ‘blue carpark’. A car park pass will be required for entry; those without a pass should utilise on street parking where available.

M80 Southbound: Join M8 Westbound and continue as above.

M74 Northbound: Continue from the M74 onto the M73 and thereafter onto the M8 Westbound and continue as above. M8 Eastbound: Exit at Junction 21 (Seaward Street), keep to inside lane, avoiding width restriction in outside lane, and continue to roundabout. Take 4th exit from roundabout onto M8 Westbound and thereafter join M77 Southbound. Exit M77 at Junction 1 (Dumbreck Road), turn left onto Dumbreck Road and continue as above.

A77/M77 Northbound: Exit at Junction 1, Dumbreck Road, turn right and continue as above. Blue Car Park Pass Holders: Follow the directions for M8 Westbound, after turning left onto Cathcart Road take the next right onto Letherby Drive, Cross Carmunnock Road and into Blue Car Park.

M8 Eastbound: Exit at Junction 21 (Seaward Street), keep to inside lane, avoiding width restriction in outside lane, and continue to roundabout. Take 4th exit from roundabout onto M8 Westbound and thereafter join M77 Southbound. Exit M77 at Junction 1 (Dumbreck Road), turn left onto Dumbreck Road and continue as above. A77/M77 Northbound: Exit at Junction 1, Dumbreck Road, turn right and continue as above.

PRIVATE TRANSPORT:

Designated Parking on WEST SIDE of Stadium Only for Aberdeen supporters:

Aberdeen supporters attending in private vehicles should follow the directions given for supporters’ coaches above, and utilise on street parking where available to the West of the stadium. Aberdeen fans attending the hospitality area should Exit the M8 at Junction 22 and join the M77. Exit the M77 at Junction 1 (Dumbreck Road), turn left onto Dumbreck Road and continue until crossroads junction with Titwood Road and Haggs Road. Vehicles under 4.2 metres in height only should continue straight through the junction onto Titwood Road. From Titwood Road, turn right onto Minard Road, continue onto Langside Avenue to the Langside Monument roundabout. Take the 2nd exit onto Battlefield Road, continue on Battlefield Road to the first traffic light junction and bear right remaining on Battlefield Road to the ‘T’ junction with Cathcart Road. Turn left onto Cathcart Road and take the immediate right onto Letherby Drive, where the ‘blue carpark’ is located. A car park pass will be required for entry; those without a pass should utilise on street parking where available.

On street parking is controlled by an Event Day Parking traffic regulation order. Parking restrictions are indicated by way of road markings and road signs. On street parking should only be utilised out with restricted areas as a tow-away scheme is in operation for illegally parked vehicles. As a result of the Event Day parking restrictions, there is limited parking available in the vicinity of the stadium. Supporters are therefore encouraged to travel via public transport where possible.

RAIL SERVICES:

Supporters using rail services should travel via Mount Florida station.  Supporters should also be aware of engineering work taking place between Dundee and Perth.

POST MATCH ROUTES FROM THE WEST OF THE STADIUM:

Langside Road: Continue to Langside Monument roundabout. Take 3rd exit onto Langside Avenue. Continue west on Langside Avenue through the junction with Pollokshaws Road onto Minard Road. Continue on Minard Road and turn left onto Titwood Road and follow reverse of inward route towards M77/M8 as appropriate, taking account of the undernoted height restrictions

  • Vehicles under 4.2 metres in height only should continue on Titwood Road to the crossroads junction with Dumbreck Road and Haggs Road.
  • Vehicles over 4.2 metres in height but under 4.6 metres in height should turn left onto Shawmoss Road, turn right onto Haggs Road, the turn left onto Dumbreck Road.

Queens Drive: Turn left onto Langside Road, keep right at traffic lights, and continue on Langside Road, Continue to Langside Monument roundabout. Take 3rd exit onto Langside Avenue. Continue west on Langside Avenue through the junction with Pollokshaws Road onto Minard Road. Continue on Minard Road and turn left onto Titwood Road and follow reverse of inward route towards M77/M8 as appropriate.