To help relieve parking challenges for the 2021 football season on game day, the City of Memphis is excited to announce enhanced Park and Ride Shuttle service to the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium from the University of Memphis campus.
The service includes free parking and round-trip shuttle service to the stadium. The fee is $5 per passenger, and only cash will be accepted. Blues City Tours is providing the shuttle service. This shuttle service will be available for the Southern Heritage Classic, AutoZone Liberty Bowl, and all University of Memphis football games.
Steve Ehrhart, Executive Director of the AutoZone Liberty Bowl
“We appreciate the City of Memphis proactively addressing the vital need for maximum parking and shuttle service for the AutoZone Liberty Bowl. Adequate parking is critically important both for the thousands of Memphis area citizens and the thousands of out-of-town guests we will be inviting to Memphis for the AutoZone Liberty Bowl game on December 28 .”
Fred Jones, Founder of the Southern Heritage Classic
“Parking continues to be a major concern for the Southern Heritage Classic. In preparation of the biggest games ever, we are encouraged by the city’s efforts to address these concerns.”
The drop-off and pick-up location for the Stadium will be located at the Coca-Cola Plant office at 449 S. Hollywood St. The Memphis Police Department will manage the dedicated shuttle routes.
Tents will be located at each pick-up location for fans to purchase the rider tickets for the buses. The shuttle service will begin for each football game 4 hours before kick-off and run continuous routes until 1-hour post-game. Tents will be located at each pick-up location for fans to purchase the rider tickets for the buses
Fans can park on the U of M Central Avenue parking lots or the Southern Avenue parking lots. Buses will be staged on Walker Avenue for passengers parking on the Southern Ave lot. To access the buses, passengers must use the new pedestrian bridge. Central Avenue buses will be staged on Central. Shuttle service will return fans from the games to these same locations on buses marked Central Lots and Southern Lots.