Soweto Derby Matchday Information

General Spectator Information:

– Arrive Early, gates will open at 11H30am

– Avoid traffic congestion

– Arrive with your ticket in hand

– Tickets will NOT be sold at the stadium

– Anyone caught selling tickets at the stadium will be arrested

– Use the traffic management plan to avoid road closures.

At the stadium:

– Right of admission is reserved

– Illegally parked vehicles will be towed by the traffic authorities at owners risk

– Please note that you will be subjected to a search of your person & belongings at

stadium spectator access points

– Commercial activities not authorized in writing by Event Organizer, are not allowed in the stadium precinct

– All juveniles must have a ticket and be accompanied by an adult

– Children under 12 will only be allowed on level 5,

– Lost Children Enquiries can be made at Lift Lobby U on the southern side of the venue

– No persons visibly under the influence of liquor or any narcotic will be allowed into the stadium

– For safety reasons, please do not sit in the spectator staircases and walkways in the



– Road Closures will be in effect from 10H00 onwards

– Motorists are again advised not to be directed to illegal parking areas by illegal car


– General public parking will ONLY be available at the Nasrec Expo Centre and

Shareworld (All parking tickets will be sold via Computicket outlets)

Recommended Vehicular Approach Routes:

The dedicated vehicular routings to the Stadium VIP, hospitality & public parking areas for this event are:

– VIP & Hospitality Guests: via N1 and N17 off ramp

– Physically challenged drivers: via N1 and N17 off-ramp

– General Public: via N1 and Rand Show Road off-ramp (preferred) and Orlando Stadium via M1 & Nasrec road onto Rand Show Road. The N17 will be strictly shut down, the general public will not be allowed to use this route.

(please see the attached precinct map):

Outer Perimeter Road Closures/Accredited Vehicle Check Points:

1. N1 South Off-ramp and N17

2. RandShow Road & N1 North Off-ramp

3. Randshow Road & N1 South Off-Ramp

4. Nasrec Road and Dunlin/Colorado Drive

5. Nasrec Road and Jukskei Drive

6. Soweto Highway and Mentz Street

7. Pat Mbatha & True Street (Bus and Taxiway)

8. Booysens Reserve Road and Crownwood Road

9. Crownwood Road and Amethyst Road

10. Nasrec Road and Adcock Ingram Road

11. Rand Show Road and Aerodrome Road

12. Soweto Highway and N1 South On-Ramp

Inner Perimeter Road Closures/Accredited Vehicle Check Points:

1. Nasrec Road & Alouette

2. Nasrec Road and Randshow Road

3. Randshow Road and Commerce Street

4. Randshow Road and Golden Highway

5. Golden Highway and Soweto Motorway

6. Golden Highway and Stadium Avenue

7. Nasrec Road and Landbou Road

8. Nasrec Road and Stadium Avenue

9. Booysens Reserve & Nasrec Road

10. Booysens Reserve & League Avenue

11. Nasrec Road and Shaft 17

12. League Avenue Circle & Soccer City Avenue (Full Closure)

13. N17 & Nasrec Circle

14. SAFA House Entrance

15. Soccer City Avenue & Shaft 17

16. Nasrec Road & Recreation

17. Nasrec & Shackleton (Ormonde View Gate)

18. Nasrec Road & N17 Traffic Circle

19. Landbou Road & Ring Road

20. Landbou Road & Transport Hub

21. Nasrec & Rifle Range Road

22. Nasrec & M1 South Off-Ramp

23. Golden Highway & Ring Road 1

24. Golden Highway & Ring Road 1

25. N17 and N1 North On-Ramp

26. Stadium Avenue & Traffic Circle

27. League Avenue& Soweto Highway On-ramp 7 Off-ramp



Metrorail train services will run from Johannesburg Station to Nasrec Station before and after the game as per the schedule below. Tickets are free of Charge.

Departure Times from Park Station:

• 13h00

• 13h50

Arrival times to FNB Stadium

• 13h40

• 14h30

Departure time from FNB Stadium

• 18h00

• 18h45

Arrival times to Park Station

• 18h40

• 19h25

Rea Vaya

Rea Vaya will be operating from its stations along the Rea Vaya phase 1A and phase 1B route to the FNB Stadium. Fans will be dropped off and picked up at the Soccer City Rea Vaya Station after the match.

Ticket prices are R15 for a single trip and R30 for a return ticket.

Rea Vaya schedule:

To Soccer City (Starting point First Bus Last bus Frequency)

– Ellis Park 12:00 – 15:30 (bus available every 5 minutes)

– Library Gardens 12:00 – 15:30 (bus available every 15 minutes)

– Thokoza Park 11:00 – 15:30 (bus available every 5 minutes)

– C1 Dobsonville 12:00 – 15:30 (bus available every 10minutes)

From Soccer City (Destination First bus Last bus Frequency)

– Ellis Park 17:00 – 19:00 (bus available every 3 minutes)

– Library Gardens 17:00 – 19:00 (bus available every 3 minutes)

– Thokoza Park 17:00 – 19:00 (bus available every 3 minutes)

Top 6 Taxi’s:

Top 6 Taxi fare will differ depending on distance travelled. Pick-up and drop off points will be at the stadium transport hub, as follows:

– Noord street: MTN Taxi and the Bridge Taxi Rank

– CBD: Bree Street Taxi Rank Commissioner and Von Weilligh Street Taxi Rank and

Von Brandis Marshall street Taxi Rank

– Baragwanath: Moroka Police Station and Maponya Mall Shopping Centre

– Eldos: Kliptown Post Office Taxi Rank

– Dobsonville Police Station

– Meadowlands Police Station

– Phefeni Taxi Rank

– Crossroads Taxi Rank

– Dube Station Taxi Rank


On the pitch performance from 13H00


– Dladla Mshunqisi

Share the Post: