Etihad stadium categories

At manchesterfootballtickets, we want to ensure that you have all the necessary information on the seating categories at Etihad stadium, home of Manchester City. By checking the Etihad stadium map and category information, you will have a clearer idea of what you are buying when purchasing your Manchester City tickets online. Etihad stadium is a rather new stadium and the atmosphere at the match is great. By scoring tickets for Man City, no doubt you will have a great time with the typical English football chants. Have a look at the Etihad stadium seating categories below and select your tickets for a Manchester City match in just a few clicks.

Etihad stadium map and categories

The Etihad stadium was built in 2002 for the Commonwealth games and replaced Maine Road as the home ground for Manchester City FC the following year. The stadium has a total capacity of 55,097 and is located in the neighbourhood of Bradford, East of the city of Manchester. The stadium has 2 longside stands (The Colin Bell Stand and the East Stand) and 2 shortside stands (North and South). The Etihad stadium has an elevation of 3 tiers, with the exception of the North Stand, which is only 2 tiers high.

The seating categories at the are divided into the classic Longside / Shortside – Upper tier / Lower tier categories scheme, along with Executive boxes and VIP areas.

Etihad stadium categories and seating plan

Manchester City VIP categories

VIP and Executive boxes The VIP facilities at the Etihad stadium are located all around the stadium, on the longside and shortside stands. Hospitality Lounges include spacious private lounge with quality hospitality and very good seats.

The Hospitality areas open from two an a half hours prior to kick-off and up to one hour after the final whistle.
Smart casual Dress Code : Smart jeans and trainers are permitted as well as home kits and colours. Tracksuits are not allowed in the VIP areas at the Etihad.

Manchester City Regular categories

Longside Lower tier Without a doubt, the Longside lower tier category offer the best seating options and views to enjoy a Manchester City match.
Longside Upper tier These seats are located on upper tiers of the Longside stands at the Etihad stadium (the Colin Bell Stand and East Stand). The view is unobstructed and still very good despite the height.
Shortside Lower tier These seats are located behind each goal (North and South Stands) on the first 2 tiers. The view from this category is great.
Shortside Upper tier The cheapest tickets at the Etihad are located on the Shortisde Upper tier category, on the South Stand
Away fans The Away Fans section consists of 8 blocks in the SouthEast corner (blocks 111 to 114 and 211 to 214)

 Etihad stadium access

Etihad Campus
M11 3FF, Manchester

53, 216, 217, 231, 237, 237N

Eccles – Ashton under LyneEtihad Campus

See all Manchester City FC fixtures

Check the full fixtures list for Manchester City FC home matches at Etihad Stadium as well as for Manchester City FC away matches for the reminder of the current football season in England.