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PayPal Park Seating Charts

PayPal Park - General Admission Seating Map

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PayPal Park - Soccer 2 Seating Map

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About PayPal Park

Located in San Jose, California, PayPal Park is a stadium that first opened its doors in 2015. Currently, it’s under the ownership of San Jose Earthquakes.

PayPal Park Seating

PayPal Park has a total capacity of 18,000. However, this figure can vary for events with unique venue configurations.

Before the venue was named PayPal Park, it was also known as Avaya Stadium and Earthquakes Stadium.

Teams and Events at PayPal Park

PayPal Park is the home to the San Jose Earthquakes (MLS) and the San Jose Earthquakes II (MLS NEXT Pro ). The venue serves as the stage for soccer, rugby and lacrosse events, along with the ability to host many other functions.

Getting into PayPal Park

Want to ensure a smooth entry to PayPal Park? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.

Security at PayPal Park

Security at PayPal Park is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that PayPal Park has a strict bag policy.

PayPal Park Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

Transparent backpacks measuring under 14" x 14" x 6" and all drawstring bags under 14" x 14" x 6" are permissible for entry into the stadium. Any type of backpack, including mini purse backpacks, is not allowed unless it is clear. Please be aware that all bags may be subject to inspection upon entry.

What to Bring to PayPal Park

When you come to an event at PayPal Park, make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you intend to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also some cash. Because this is an outdoor venue, it can get a little cold during the winter months (and sometimes year round), so we recommend checking the weather report to consider bringing extra layers and maybe even a blanket. Plus, it might be worth it to carry a rain jacket or poncho just in case the weather changes.

PayPal Park Experience

Your experience at PayPal Park extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.

Food and Beverage at PayPal Park

PayPal Park offers a tempting selection of food and drinks. From refreshing non-alcoholic beverages to drinks like beer, wine, hard seltzer and mixed drinks, and an assortment of food and snacks, you'll be sure to find something to satisfy your taste buds.

Payment Methods Accepted at PayPal Park

PayPal Park primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although PayPal Park accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.

Is There Wi-Fi Available?

Indeed, the venue provides Wi-Fi access. We suggest connecting to the Wi-Fi network immediately upon arrival, as cellular service can sometimes be unreliable.

Can I Smoke at PayPal Park?

Yes, PayPal Park has designated smoking areas located throughout the venue. In these areas, cigarettes, vapes, and e-cigarettes are permitted. However, it should be noted that smoking in the seating area is generally not permitted.

How to Get to PayPal Park

PayPal Park is located at 1123 Coleman Avenue, San Jose, California, 95110. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.

PayPal Park Parking Details

PayPal Park has plenty of parking options nearby. Many event-goers will utilize onsite parking, while others will use nearby public parking. Parking prices can range depending on where you decide to park and may even be free for some events. We have outlined some of the closest parking options for PayPal Park visitors. They are ADA Parking, Tailgate Lot, 451 E El Camino Real Garage, Santa Clara Caltrain Station and Santa Clara parking lot.

How Early Should I Get to PayPal Park?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.

If you plan on tailgating, we recommend getting to PayPal Park even earlier, so you can enjoy the full pregame experience!

Can You Tailgate at PayPal Park?

PayPal Park permits tailgating. However, the regulations concerning open flames, grills, and open containers can differ depending on local laws. Specific events may also have different rules, so reviewing the venue's particular guidelines is always wise when planning your tailgate. Remember that the goal is to create an enjoyable and safe environment for all event attendees.

Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At PayPal Park, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at Aviation Avenue, right next to the Tailgating Lot and Parking Structure N 2. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.

Closest Bus Stop to PayPal Park

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at Santa Clara Transit Center (Santa Clara, CA 95050, USA).

Closest Train Stop to PayPal Park

You can find the nearest train/metro station at Santa Clara (1001 Railroad Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95050, USA). One of the biggest benefits of taking the train is that it is rarely late, and you never have to deal with unforeseen traffic or parking issues.

PayPal Park Surrounding Area

A stone’s throw away from PayPal Park, a variety of restaurants await, serving everything from local specialties to global dishes. Whether you’re in the mood for a fast snack before the event or a gourmet meal, there’s a choice for every taste. The vicinity also features a selection of hotels, providing a handy option for guests from out of town. With everything from high-end lodgings to economical choices, there’s a suitable resting place for every traveler.

Nearby Restaurants to PayPal Park

PayPal Park is surrounded by great restaurants and bars ready for any pre-event or post-event activities. Here are the top rated bars and/or restaurants close to the venue: In-N-Out Burger, Bill's Cafe - Alameda, Ike's Love & Sandwiches, Wicked Chicken and Starbucks.

PayPal Park is a soccer stadium in San Jose, CA, and is home to MLS's San Jose Earthquakes.

Parking is available on site for events at PayPal Park. Handicap spaces are in the VIP parking lot. One factory sealed water bottle or an empty water bottle is permitted in the stadium. Laptops and tablets are also allowed.

Umbrellas, strollers, glass bottles or containers, outside food or beverages, seat cushions and noisemakers are prohibited.

PayPal Park has a capacity of 18,000 and features the steepest-raked seating in Major League Soccer, ensuring top-notch views in any section. The stadium is also home to the largest outdoor bar in North America.

FAQs about PayPal Park

What time do doors open at PayPal Park?

Doors typically open anywhere between 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to showtime at PayPal Park. Be sure to check the listing on your ticket as showtimes will vary.

Who plays at PayPal Park?

The San Jose Earthquakes are the home team at PayPal Park.

Facts about PayPal Park



Past Names/Nicknames:

Avaya Stadium Earthquakes Stadium

Date/Year Built/Opened:


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