Welcome to The Spitfire Ground St Lawrence

The Spitfire Ground St Lawrence, set in the heart of Canterbury, is one of Kent's leading conference and events venues'. It has been the home to Kent County Cricket Club since 1847 and witnessed some of the sports greatest playing in its tranquil and unique surroundings. The Spitfire Ground St Lawrence offers businesses, groups and individuals a wealth of opportunities to entertain, celebrate, educate or host in a range of conference rooms, lounges and boxes.

Lime Tree Cafe

Opening Times

  • Weekends:

  • 08:00 - 14.30

  • Weekdays:

  • 8:00 - 16.30

Directions by car

From the North

From M20 junction 7 turn left onto A249.
At M2 junction 5 (Sittingbourne) bear right onto M2. At junction 7 (Boughton Street) turn right on to A2.
Follow this to junction with A2050, turn left. Follow yellow signs to cricket ground.

From the South

From M20 junction 13 bear right onto A20. Follow this road to junction with A260.
Bear left and continue to junction with A2 (north). Continue to junction with A2050 and then proceed as north.

Public transport

National Rail

Canterbury East 1 mile.
Canterbury West 1.5 miles

Passenger information - 08457 484950

Stagecoach East Kent

Buses 15, 16 & 17 to Folkestone pass outside ground. Also 339 from City Centre

Passenger Information 0870 243371