Location

Ascot Racecourse is ideally situated in beautiful wooded countryside adjoining Windsor Great Park and about a 50 minute drive or train journey from London.

Located close to the M3, M4, M40 & M25 motorways and to London Heathrow for international visitors, Ascot offers easy access for all racegoers wherever their departure point.

By Rail

South Western Railway runs services to Ascot from both Reading, Guildford and London Waterloo. The average journey time is 27 minutes from Reading and 52 minutes from Waterloo. The railway station is a seven-minute walk from the racecourse.

Update: South West Trains have published their timetable for next week, in the light of RMT industrial action. Visitors to Royal Ascot planning to use the reduced service on offer are advised to keep checking the SWT website for the latest information:


*Please Note: There is no Royal Ascot Express running in 2019

By Car

If you are using a Sat Nav for your journey, our Postcode is SL5 7LX.
If you're approaching the racecourse from Windsor or the M4 - we advise you to follow the blue route to Car Park 8.
If you're approaching the racecourse from the M3 - we advise you follow the green or orange route to Car Park 4 and 5.

From London & The North

M4 Junction 6 onto the A332 Windsor by-pass and follow the signs to Ascot.

From the West

M4 Junction 10 to the A329(M) signed to Bracknell and follow the signs to Ascot.

From the South & East

M3 Junction 3 onto the A332 signed to Bracknell and follow the signs to Ascot.

From the Midlands

M40 southbound, Junction 4. Take the A404 towards the M4 (Junction 8/9). On the M4 head towards Heathrow/London. Leave M4 at Junction 6 and follow the A332 Windsor by-pass to Ascot.

Taxi Drop-Off Points

Royal Enclosure guests and Queen Anne Enclosure guests approaching from the south should be dropped off at Car Park 3.

Windsor Enclosure guests and Queen Anne Enclosure guests approaching from the West, North & East should be dropped off at Car Park 6.

Village Enclosure guests should be dropped off at the Heath.

Parking at Royal Ascot

Advance purchase Car Park spaces are now only available to purchase On the Day. Please note, all On the Day car parking is cash only.

If you're approaching the racecourse from Windsor or the M4 - we advise you to follow the blue route to Car Park 8.

If you're approaching the racecourse from the M3 - we advise you follow the green or orange route to Car Park 4 and 5.


Cars | On the day £45

Minibus (16 seater or smaller) | On the day £95

Limo | On the day £235

Coach Park 8C | On the day £140

Coach Park 6 | On the day £125

Coach Park 10 | On the day £90

Coach Drivers

Coach drivers can obtain a free Heath Enclosure admission ticket on production of their PCV or PSV licence and work docket in any Ticket Office during Royal Ascot.

Minicabit

Minicabit have over 800 taxi firms across the country and as such are able to collect from a number of locations across the UK.
 
Minicabit Recommend:
  • Please book your Taxi collection in advance of your visit
  • Confirm an early collection time to miss the traffic
  • Taxi’s will drop off in Car Park 3, ideally located on Ascot High Street
  • Maximum capacity 8/9 seats
 To book your Taxi please visit - https://www.minicabit.com

Taxi Drop-Off Points

Royal Enclosure guests and Queen Anne Enclosure guests approaching from the south should be dropped off at Car Park 3.

Windsor Enclosure guests and Queen Anne Enclosure guests approaching from the West, North & East should be dropped off at Car Park 6.

Village Enclosure guests should be dropped off at the Heath.

Zeelo Luxury Travel

We have partnered with Zeelo to provide you with the perfect luxury transport to this year's Royal Ascot. Zeelo is operating their Lux service that comes equipped with an onboard host, drinks on arrival and a selection of nibbles onboard. You can see the full range of services here.

Zeelo is also offering private transfers for everyone who would rather have a minibus or coach for their own group. Click here for more information.
 

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By Air

Arrive in style at Royal Ascot this year by Helicopter with Fresh Air. With a choice of packages available to suit all requirements and budgets, our partners Fresh Air Helicopters can provide you with the perfect travel solution to create an ultimate day at Royal Ascot.

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By Jet

The fastest way to Royal Ascot

Private Jet Charter by Victor makes getting to Royal Ascot stylishly simple. Fly directly from anywhere in the world to private airport terminals at Biggin Hill, Farnborough, Luton, Oxford or Blackbush, where a specially designated helicopter will be waiting to whisk you straight to the racecourse.