Derby Arena


Our Recreation Leisure Cards offer great deals on all of our racket sports at Derby Arena. For a discounted price for adults and juniors, you can take your pick at playing Badminton, Table Tennis or Pickle ball. All equipment hire is included, so there is no need to worry about bringing your own. Recreation Leisure Cards also mean you can make of use of our state of the art gym, our exercise classes or even our track at a concessionary rate. For more information, or to apply please visit or call 01332 640011 and speak to a member of our team.
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Access Card Notes

Live events at Derby Arena are managed by Derby Live - The Access Card is recognised and can be used when booking tickets. Visit our Essential Companion page for information on free tickets for those who need someone with them to assist with mobility or guidance.

Contact details

Derby Arena Royal Way, Pride Parkway, Pride Park, Derby, Derbyshire, East Midlands, DE24 8JB
Phone: 01332 640011

Standing and Queueing

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Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
Derby Arena is fully accessible with the lifts and ramps located throughout the building. Even more the gym at the Arena has IFI-accredited equipment.
The seating is ergonomically designed so that it is comfortable for our spectators to enjoy the races and the different events taking place at the Arena. There are specific seating spaces available to ensure that they are fully accessible with wheelchairs.

Short Distances

Short distance
Parking is available free of charge for a duration of 3 hours for customers using the Arena. Charge of £3 apply afterwards.

Please note: the 3 hours free parking does not apply to times when events take place at the Arena.

Disabled parking is available outside the venue.

For the latest parking related updates please see the noticeboard.

Access To Toilets

Access To Toilets
There are several toilets available throughout the building on all the different floors, making them fully accessible for everyone. There are also unisex toilets for disabled people available throughout the Arena.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Assistance dogs are welcome at Derby Arena. Please let us know when you book or at least 24 hours in advance and we will be happy to accommodate you.

Accessing Visual Information

Accessing Visual Information
Some of our events at the Arena have BSL sign-interpreted performances, audio described performances and relaxed performances. Visit the Derby LIVE website for details.

Accessing Audible Information

Accessing Audible Information
Our printed materials are available in large print, on audio CD and in Braille. Please come and see us at the reception or contact us on to request a copy and we will be able to accommodate you.
The Arena has the following resources:
Reception - induction loop
Cycle hub - induction loop
Studios - induction loops
Meeting rooms - induction loops
Fixed seating - seating blocks with fixed induction loops
There are also portable induction loops available that can be used around the Arena.

Other Notes

Other Notes
It is essential that all members of the public that are unable to exit the building by using the stairs in an event of an emergency, such as power failure or fire alarm, make it known to staff on reception.
We will then inform you on where we would meet you in the event of an emergency and briefly explain how we would help you leave the building.