New York/New Jersey
New York/New Jersey will host the first cold-weather Super Bowl in an open-air stadium when Super Bowl XLVIII is played at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014
Location: MetLife Stadium One MetLife Stadium Drive East Rutherford, NJ 07073
Opening Date: MetLife Stadium opened in April of 2010
Size: Just over 2 million square feet and covers almost 13.5 acres
Capacity: 82,500 seats
Suites & Clubs: 222 suites on four distinct levels that mirror the sidelines, 4 club lounges with over 9,000 club seats
Playing Field Surface: UBU Sports Speed S5-M Turf System
Transportations & Parking
The best way to get to MetLife Stadium on Super Bowl Sunday is to take the Fan Express bus or the train.
Fan Express Bus:
SOLD OUTVisit SBFanExpress.com for more information on Fan Express, including pickup locations, and to purchase your Fan Express ticket.
Train: NJ Transit trains will be running from the Secaucus Junction station (located at County Road & County Avenue in Secaucus, NJ). You can access Secaucus Junction by taking a train from New York Penn Station or from multiple stations in New Jersey. For more information on NJ Transit, visit www.njtransit.com.
Driving: Though driving is an option, we STRONGLY encourage all fans to take mass transit to MetLife Stadium on Super Bowl Sunday. If you must drive, please visit superbowl.clickandpark.com to purchase a parking permit for Gameday.
Every vehicle entering MetLife Stadium parking lots will need a parking permit. Only Super Bowl XLVIII ticketholders will be allowed in MetLife Stadium parking lots on Gameday.
Warm Welcome: Though fans are being encouraged to dress in layers, they also will have a little help staying warm. "Warm Welcome" seat cushions will be placed at each seat for Super Bowl XLVIII and will be filled with items that contribute to the comfort of fans. Items include ear warmers, a "neck gator," lip balm, a muffler, hand warmers, texting gloves, packs of tissues and a drink sleeve. One item that will not necessarily keep fans warm but contribute to the overall fan experience and enjoyment is an FM radio that will allow fans to listen to the live FOX television broadcast, Westwood One national radio coverage, ESPN Deportes Radio and in-game PA announcements.
Stadium Entry Pavilions: All fans arriving to MetLife Stadium for Super Bowl XLVIII will pass through Stadium Entry Pavilions. The Stadium Entry Pavilions not only will act as the main security checkpoint, but also will feature musical entertainment and officially licensed Super Bowl XLVIII merchandise for sale. Super Bowl Guest Services staff will be onsite to direct fans to the most convenient Stadium Entry Pavilions from each arrival location at MetLife Stadium. The Stadium Entry Pavilions will open at 2PM on Super Bowl Sunday. We encourage you to arrive early to avoid delays and speed the entrance of all spectators.
When leaving Super Bowl XLVIII, fans should exit the game from the same Pavilion that they entered through if utilizing the same mode of transportation that was used to get to the game.
Gameday Fan Plaza Presented by Gillette & COVERGIRL: After passing through the Stadium Entry Pavilions, all Super Bowl XLVIII ticketholders are invited to visit Gameday Fan Plaza Presented by Gillette & COVERGIRL before entering the stadium to take their seats. Gameday Fan Plaza will feature the larger than life Super Bowl XLVIII Roman Numerals, the Vince Lombardi Trophy, the Legacy Trophy, marching bands, the Super Bowl Gospel Choir, other live musical talent on multiple stages, ice sculpture displays and carvings, postcard-to-home stations, sponsor activities, concessions and more! Gameday Fan Plaza will open simultaneously with the Stadium Entry Pavilions at 2PM on Super Bowl Sunday.
Where is MetLife Stadium?
MetLife Stadium is located at 1 MetLife Stadium Dr., East Rutherford, NJ.