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Frequently Asked Questions


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Selecting your seat

To reserve the seat that you want we recommend booking your tickets through the website, you’ll then be asked to select your seat. If you book via the Eventbrite app you will be allocated the ‘best’ available seat nearest the pitch.

Early Bird Discounts

Save up to 20% with our early-bird discount. There’s a limited number available so get your tickets today to avoid missing out. ### The Early-Bird ended on 12 March 2018 ###

Group Discounts

A group booking discount of 20% is available on any combination of Silver and Bronze tickets on either Saturday and Sunday. This group discount must be at least 25 tickets. Contact us if you’re looking to book 25 or more tickets.

I’d like to bring a large group of friends/school children what can I do?

Take advantage of our group booking discount!

Children’s tickets

All children and concessions benefit from 50% off all tickets. Children under 2 do not need a ticket but they must sit on the lap of their responsible adult. We recommend that infants are not brought to the event as there will be loud music and visual effects.


  • Children aged 2-16
  • Recipients of Universal or Pension Credit 
  • Those with a registered disability and full time carers who accompany them


Our ticket prices are fantastic value. Students over the age of 16 will need to buy an adult ticket. The price will depend on the location within the arena that you choose. Prices range between £8-£16*.


The last match of the weekend will be the Premier League Grand Final which will start at 4.30pm on Sunday 13 May 2018. You’re not going to want to miss this one! Click here to view the full match schedule.

What time do the doors open?

Doors open at 9.30am on Saturday and 8.30am on Sunday.

What times are the matches?

We have a packed schedule on both days. Matches on Saturday will start at 10am and will finish around 8pm – we then return on Sunday with the first match at 9am. Promotion play-off matches will take place on both days. The National Schools Championship final will take place on Saturday with the Under 11 and Under 15 Inter-Area Finals being played on Sunday. The Grand Final is the last match of the weekend, starting at 4.30pm on Sunday. For the full schedule click here.

Mascots for Premier League teams

England Korfball are delighted to confirm that each of the participating Premier League clubs will receive 8 complimentary children’s tickets for Sunday 13th May. We are keen to help inspire the next generation of Korfball superstars. The lights, sound and atmosphere at the Copper Box will be an experience that the mascots will not forget in a long time! England Korfball are hopeful that each of the Premier League clubs will take up this offer and reward eight of their talented young players with this fantastic opportunity. Parents and families of the mascots will be able to share the experience as part of the audience. Tickets are available to purchase online – Ticket prices depend on the location within the arena, an adult ticket (valid for the whole day) starts from just £8* when booked during our early-bird sale.

Under-11 and Under-15 Finals

All members of the Under 11 and Under 15 squads will receive complimentary tickets for Sunday 13th May – the tickets are valid for the whole day, including the Grand Final. Parents, families and friends of the players can share the experience as part of the audience. Tickets are available to purchase online – Prices will depend on the location you choose within the arena. An adult ticket (valid for the whole day) starts from just £8* when booked during our early-bird sale.

Getting there

Where is the Copper Box Arena?

The Copper Box Arena is in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London. Public transport is the best and easiest way to get to and from the Olympic Park, either by train, underground, bus or cycle. If you’re going to catch the Bus the 388 bus stops directly outside the Copper Box Arena (stops M & N). There are also 140 cycle racks outside the arena, including a Santander Cycles docking station. The address of the Copper Box Arena is: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London, E20 3HB.

What is the nearest train (Overground) stations?

  • Hackney Wick (5 minute walk)
  • Stratford International (10 minute walk)
  • St Pancras International & Kings Cross stations are just seven minutes away by train to Stratford International

What is the nearest Underground station?

  • Stratford (15 minute walk)

Car parking

With the exception of accessible parking, there will be no onsite parking available at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday 12th or Sunday 13th May. If you are planning on driving there is plenty of parking available at Westfield Stratford City.

Coach parking

There are drop-off bays for coaches at the Copper Box Arena, however there is no parking available. There is coach parking available at Westfield Stratford City which can be booked online here.

Copper Box Admissions Policy

Click here to download a copy of the Copper Box Arena’s admissions policy.  


Where to stay?

There are a number of hotels offering over 1,000 rooms within a 10 minute walk of the Copper Box Arena.

  • Holiday Inn Stratford City (4*)
  • Marlin Stratford (4*)
  • Staybridge Suites (4*)
  • The Westbridge Hotel (4*)
  • Premier Inn Stratford (3*)



The Copper Box Arena is fully accessible. The Copper Box is step free and accommodates wheelchair users in each block. There are limited spaces for accessible parking – if you are planning on driving please contact the venue in advance. The Copper Box Arena have worked with Disabled Go and have created an online access guide.

Football – West Ham United

The Olympic Stadium is home to West Ham United. On Sunday 13th May West Ham United take on Everton in the final match of the Premier League season. Kick off is at 3pm. It will be busier than normal before kick-off and after matches. We recommend that you allow extra time to get to the Copper Box Arena on Sunday afternoon.

Can we bring our own food and drinks to the event?

No food or drink is permitted to be brought into the Copper Box Arena, except in limited circumstances on proven medical grounds. Only food and drink purchased in the Copper Box Arena may be consumed in the venue.

Security Searches

For the safety of spectators, event stewards may conduct security searches of bags and reserve the right to refuse admission.


Media accreditation

Press and Photographers are invited to attend the Korfball Finals at the Copper Box Arena. Applications should be sent via email to Dean Woods, England Korfball Marketing and Communications Officer by Thursday 10th May 2018. Please state whether you are applying for Press or Photographer Accreditation.

Photography and filming

Buying a ticket affirms your consent to the filming and sound recording of yourself as a member of the audience. If you have any objection, should this happen when you attend please contact a member of the Venue Management. No camera, video camera, sound recording equipment or other photographic apparatus may be brought into the Copper Box Arena for commercial purposes without advance written permission from England Korfball.


We have a number of fantastic value sponsorship opportunities available for the England Korfball Finals at the Copper Box Arena. For all sponsorship opportunities please contact Dean Woods, England Korfball Marketing and Communications Officer.

What should I do next?

Add the event to your calendar, buy your tickets for the biggest event in the Korfball calendar in the UK and tell your friends and family!

We’re looking forward to seeing you at the #BoxThatRocks! We cannot wait!