Hosting world-class concerts and entertainment to conferences, sporting events, exhibitions and trade shows


VCNM logo - orangeMotorpoint Arena Cardiff can be found in the centre of the UK’s youngest Capital City, easily accessible by car, rail or public transport.

Ever since local legend Dame Shirley Bassey took the stage on our opening night over 18 years ago, we have been hosting stellar performances from the likes of Sir Tom Jones, Elton John, Iron Maiden, The Killers, Westlife, Oasis, Kings of Leon and Lady Gaga to name just a few.

We are also a popular Venue for some of the biggest names in Comedy, including Lee Evans and Peter Kay, both of whom have appeared at the arena in recent years!

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff is a multi-purpose Venue, and apart from Live Music and Comedy we host World class sporting events such as Boxing and Premier League Darts, as well as high profile banquets, conferences and exhibitions in the Main Arena, and smaller events such as meetings, smaller conferences, exhibitions, weddings & parties in our other function rooms.

By road

Approach Cardiff on the M4, leave at Junction 29 follow signs for A48(M) Cardiff. Continue on A48(M) until exit signed Docks Cardiff East A4161 take this and stay in the left hand lane. At next roundabout turn right for City Centre along A4161 Newport Road. For approximately 3-4 miles, travel straight on. Under railway bridge, turn left at this set of lights, past Queen Street Railway Station on left to next set of traffic lights. Parking is available at NCP multi-storey car parks around venue. Please visit for up to date information regarding available parking in and around Cardiff. The postcode for Motorpoint Arena Cardiff is CF10 2EQ. Please note that NCP’s David Street Multi Storey Car Park is now closed. Rapports NCP’s Open Air Car Park on David Street remains open, but has limited space.

Public transport

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff is a 4 minutes walk from Cardiff Central Bus and Rail Stations. Paddington, London to Cardiff is just 2 hours via Intercity, with trains departing hourly. Direct rail and coach services available from Liverpool, Manchester, Nottingham, Birmingham and the South East.



+44(0)29 2023 4500



Mary Ann Street
CF10 2EQ