Brisbane Lions v West Coast Eagles

In brief

  • Venue: The Gabba
  • Date and times:
    Saturday 23 March 2019 7:20pm to 9:50pm
  • Gates open: 5.45pm

Ensure you don't miss the opening bounce at 7.20pm. Plan your journey and arrive well before the match starts.

Getting there

Scheduled services

Use the journey planner to find out which scheduled bus and train services travel to and from The Gabba.

Check for current and upcoming service updates as there may be stop closures near the ground due to the match. 


The Gabba is close to Woolloongabba busway station and bus stops on Main Street and Ipswich Road.

Google map of stops near The Gabba

Stops near The Gabba


If you are travelling by train, hop off at Central station to access shuttle services from Stop 7, Ann Street.  Please note: no shuttles depart from Roma Street station. 

You can also disembark at South Bank station and transfer to any Woolloongabba-bound bus there. 

If you are planning to arrive back in Brisbane CBD after 11pm, please check the last train service to your destination.

Track closure

Please plan your journey in advance and allow for extra travel time (approximately 60 minutes) due to track works. Buses will replace trains in both directions

Shuttle buses

If you have a pre-purchased event ticket you can travel free to and from the game on shuttle bus services operating in the following locations.

click for stops
To the game
from 5.20pm
From the game
(approx. 1 hour after the match)
Brisbane City Map icon A High frequency until 7.20pm Stanley Street, corner Jurgens Street
Carindale Map icon B At regular intervals until 7pm Woolloongabba busway station, platform 2
Chermside Map icon C At regular intervals until 7pm Wellington Road near Vulture Street East
Eight Mile Plains/Mt Gravatt Map icon D At regular intervals until 7pm Woolloongabba busway station, platform 1
Google map of Gabba shuttle bus locations

Gabba Shuttle bus departure locations

Ticket and fare information

Free travel with Brisbane City Council bus and Queensland Rail

If you have a pre-purchased game ticket or Gabba membership card you can travel free to and from the game on all regular network-wide Brisbane City Council buses and Queensland Rail City Network trains (excluding Brisbane City Council Ferries and Airtrain services).

Free travel begins 4 hours before and concludes 4 hours after the event.

Event information

Visit the Ticketmaster website to buy event tickets.

Visit The Gabba website or call 3008 6166 for more information.