The Papa Johns Trophy Final

The Papa John’s Trophy returns to Wembley stadium for its third year of sponsorship of the English Football League Trophy on Sunday 2 April 2023.

Your guide to The Papa Johns Trophy Final at Wembley Stadium

Heading to Wembley Park to watch The Papa Johns Trophy Final at Wembley Stadium? Make sure you check out our ultimate guide to event day at Wembley Stadium, with everything you need to know about Wembley Stadium entry, where to stay, how to get to Wembley Park and all the top tips.

Getting to Wembley Park

Just 12 minutes from Central London, Wembley Park is served by three London Underground lines (Jubilee, Metropolitan and Bakerloo), mainline rail (Chiltern Railways and Southern Railways) and the London Overground, meaning that visitors can travel however suits them best. Secure car parking for 3,000 cars is also available on-site, spread across the Pink, Blue, Green and Red Parking. For those driving electric cars, Pink Parking has 39 electric vehicle chargers. Pre-booking parking is advisable on event days. Find out more information about getting to Wembley Park here.

Visiting Wembley Stadium for The Papa Johns Final

When it comes to accessing Wembley Stadium, digital wayfinding totems are located around Wembley Park to help visitors find the stadium entrance they need. For a stress-free visit to Wembley Stadium, remember:

Restricted items - There are a number of items you cannot take in Wembley Stadium including large umbrellas, alcohol, food and drink, selfie sticks, weapons and tools, flares, drones and more. Please see the full list of items here.

Where to eat before The Papa Johns Final

Before you head into The Papa Johns Final at Wembley Stadium, make sure you check out some of the incredible places to grab a bite to eat in Wembley Park. From irresistible carb-feasts at Bread Ahead to modern Italian flavours at Pasta Remoli, healthy Asian inspired food at itsu and home-from-home experience at Estadio Lounge. London Designer Outlet is also home to family favourites, including Nando’s, Las Iguanas, TGI Friday’s and Wagamama. For a chic dining experience, Masalchi serves up fragrant Indian dishes under the watchful eye of twice Michelin-starred chef Atul Kochhar, while The Association at the Hilton London Wembley delivers a modern British fine dining experience.

Looking for somewhere to grab a drink before the big match? Make sure you check out your clubs website to find out where your dedicated fanzones are.

Places to stay near Wembley Stadium before or after Coldplay

If you're traveling from far for The Papa Johns Trophy Final, you’ll find a number of great places to stay near Wembley Stadium, from the 4-star Hilton and Novotel to independent hotels with local character.

Hilton London Wembley – from £84

Novotel London Wembley Stadium – from £74

Ibis London Wembley – from £40

Premier Inn – from £49

Wembley International Hotel – from £80

Find out more about where to stay around Wembley Stadium here.