A staggering five additional dates had to be catered for after tickets for the Spice Girls 2019 UK stadium tour flew out the window when released last weekend.
With nearly all dates sold out, Cardiff’s iconic Principality Stadium has had a date confirmed for May Bank Holiday - 27th May 2019 - tickets for which go on sale this Friday 16th November at 9:30am.
Support will come from British singing star Jess Glynne.
STOP RIGHT NOW, the speculation is over! Get ready to SPICE UP YOUR LIFE! Two decades after the Spice Girls revolutionised the 90’s pop landscape - Emma, Mel B, Melanie C and Geri WANNABE back together on tour!
The era defining, history making, best-selling female group of all time are bringing girl power back in full force as they reunite on stage for the first time since the London 2012 Olympics, hitting stadiums across the UK and proving you never give up on the good times.
HERE'S THE STORY FROM A-Z…After their iconic 1996 debut single ‘Wannabe’ topped the charts in 37 countries, Spice Girls' debut album ’Spice’ went on to sell more than 31 million copies worldwide, becoming the best-selling album of all time by a female group. The girls have gone on to sell more than 85 million records, releasing three studio albums and 13 singles and winning a host of awards including a BRIT Award for Outstanding Contribution to British Music.
Because of her business commitments Victoria won’t be joining the girls on tour, but will always be one of the Spice Girls and remains aligned with Emma, Mel B, Melanie C and Geri in preserving their unique legacy.
“It’s time to spice things up all over again!!!!! I can’t wait to perform to our forever supporting fans and a whole new spice generation! Love you all!” - Emma
“I’ve said it sooo many times I’m beside myself it’s actually happening yipppeeee. I’m now properly screaming it from every rooftop - me and my girls will see you all on stage!!” - Mel B
"Reminiscing with the girls about how much fun we had, made me feel like it was the right time to do it all over again!" - Melanie C
"I am so excited, together we celebrate girl power with our fans and the next generation and everyone is welcome! Hold tight it's gonna be fun xx" - Geri
“Being in the Spice Girls was a hugely important part of my life and I wish my girls so much love and fun as they go back on tour, I know they will put on an amazing show and the fantastic fans past and present are going to have a wonderful time!” - Victoria
How to find us
Cardiff Central is the nearest station to the Stadium and operates mainline services from West Wales, the Midlands, the South Coast and London. Cardiff Queen Street Station is a 15 minute walk to the east of the Stadium and offers local rail services across Cardiff and from the South Wales Valleys.
A queuing system is generally in operation at Cardiff Central Station after each event so please check the Arriva Trains website before travelling for further information. When arriving from Cardiff Central station passengers should bear left along Wood Street for Gates 5, 6 and 7 or bear right along Wood Street to Westgate Street for Gates 4, 3, 2 continuing around to Gate 1 on Castle Street.
Travel to the Under Armour series with Zeelo
Zeelo is offering hassle-free matchday coach travel from £10 return. They are running routes from five routes across Wales and the South West to Cardiff City Centre.
Bringing fans from all over Wales directly to Principality Stadium to watch the rugby. Your matchday experience begins as you leave your front door. Zeelo uses ticket data to bring you a pickup location as convenient as possible for you. Enjoy comfortable travel on executive coaches with other like-minded fans as you head direct to the stadium.
Don’t worry if you don’t see your location? You can register interest in a new location and, if the demand is there, we will be sure to put a service on. If you would like a vehicle all to yourself we also offer private coach hire for all your needs.
You can travel to Cardiff by coach from most UK cities including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle and Edinburgh. There are also with regular buses services between most town/cities in Wales if you staying outside of Cardiff.
Cardiff Central Bus Station is a five minute walk from the stadium, passengers exit the bus station and bear left along Wood Street for Gates 5, 6 and 7 or bear right along Wood Street to Westgate Street for Gates 4, 3, 2 continuing around to Gate 1 on Castle Street. Coach parking on event days is usually located at Sophia Gardens which is just a five minute walk away, following the river.
Cardiff’s location on the M4 corridor makes it easily accessible by car and is within two hours drive of London and the East Midlands. There is no dedicated spectator car parking at, or near, the stadium or matches days but there is plenty of parking available in the City Center itself.
We would advise spectators take advantage of the Park and Rides available on events days located at Leckwith. You can book these locations and others in advance by going to the relevant Events page.
If you live in or are staying in Cardiff then walking to the stadium may be your best option as local transport systems can be very busy on event days. If you are staying in Cardiff Bay you can also take a boat taxi to the City Centre.
Principality Stadium is located within 30 minutes’ drive of Cardiff Airport and 45 minutes’ drive of Bristol Airport. An express bus service (T9) operates directly from the terminal to the City Centre.
A short shuttle bus journey connects the Airport to the train station at Rhoose, which is a 30-minute rail journey to Cardiff Central Station.