Varsity Rugby Matches 2019

Date & timeThursday, 12 December 11:00am - 7:00pm
LocationTwickenham Stadium
Cost£135 for a box ticket
Booking closing date Thursday, 1 November 12:00pm
Dress code Smart but warm!

*Booking has now closed*

Since 1872 the Varsity Match has been the focus of Oxford and Cambridge rivalry. There have been 137 men’s matches played, with Cambridge leading 63 – 60 (14 matches drawn) and 32 women’s matches, with Oxford leading 19 – 13. Join the Master, Development Director and fellow Trinity Hall alumni to support Cambridge in the 2019 Varsity Rugby Matches from the comfort of an exclusive box.


The cost is £135 per person and includes:

  • Access to an exclusive box for Trinity Hall from 11am
  • A two-course hot buffet lunch
  • Half a bottle of wine (non alcoholic-options available)
  • Tea and coffee
  • Access to the post-Match Varsity gathering (see details below)

Post-Match Varsity Gathering: The Varsity Gathering is a dedicated university and college meeting point open to Oxford and Cambridge alumni, family and friends, offering multiple private bars and food concessions. Access to the Varsity Gathering is included in the ticket price and you will be given a wristband on the day which will grant you access.

Match Times

Women’s Varsity Match: 11:30am

Men’s Varsity Match: 3:00pm


Booking this event has now closed.

Box tickets will be issued by post approximately 10 days prior to the event; you will receive an email confirming that they have been dispatched.

Parking permits: Parking permits are available and can be booked online at Please note that we are no longer able to book parking passes on behalf of our guests – we apologise for the inconvenience.

Guest list

A guest list is available to view online, click here. Please note that only Trinity Hall members will appear on the list.


The Varsity Rugby Matches will take place at Twickenham Stadium. Information on how to get to the stadium is available online – please click here.


We are able to offer refunds after the closing deadline for this event, 1 November 2019. Requests for late refunds will be considered on an individual basis and refunds will be issued at the discretion of the Alumni & Development Office. We cannot accept responsibility if weather or disruption to travel prevents you from attending. Please email or contact +44 (0)1223 332550 at the earliest opportunity, if you need to cancel a booking.


If you have any queries, please contact Emma Grieveson on or call +44 (0)1223 332550.