Arthur Ashe Stadium

Arthur Ashe Stadium is the main court of the USTA National Tennis Center, located in Flushing in the borough Queens.  The stadium can hold up to 22,547 spectators.  The facility features 90 luxury suites, five restaurants and a two-level players' lounge.  The stadium was named after Arthur Ashe, the famous African tennis player who won the inaugural opening of the U.S. open in 1968.  

Driving directions to Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows Corona Park:

From Manhattan: Take the Tri Boro Bridge to the Grand Central Parkway and take the Shea Stadium Exit. Or from mid town use the tunnel to the Grand Central and take the Shea Stadium exit. Follow signs to USTA National Tennis Center.

From Brooklyn: Take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway to the Grand Central Parkway and take the Shea Stadium Exit. Follow signs to USTA National Tennis Center.

From Long Island: Take the Long Island Expressway to the Grand Central Parkway and take the Shea Stadium Exit. Follow signs to USTA National Tennis Center.

From Connecticut: Take I-95 to the Whitestone Bridge to the Grand Central Parkway and follow signs to exit 25A East/Northern Blvd./Shea Stadium. Follow signs to USTA National Tennis Center.

From Northern New Jersey: Take the George Washington Bridge to the Harlem River Drive, then to the Triboro Bridge to Grand Central Parkway and follow signs to exit Rt. 25A East/Northern Blvd./Shea Stadium. Follow signs to USTA National Tennis Center.

From Southern New Jersey: Take the Verrazzano Bridge to the Brooklyn/Queens Expressway to the Grand Central Parkway and follow signs to exit 25A East/Northern Blvd./Shea Stadium. Follow signs to the USTA National Tennis Center.

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  • Arthur Ashe Stadium
  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park
  • Flushing, NY 00368
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