Travelling to Royal Ascot


Royal Ascot 2018

The highlight of the British summer, Royal Ascot takes places from Tuesday 19th June - Saturday 23rd June.

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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 West Trains runs a frequent service 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.

The Ascot Express runs on the Thursday, Friday and Saturday of Royal Ascot from London Waterloo to Ascot, including a secured seat, racecard and free drink. Find out more. 

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By Car


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


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


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


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.

Parking at Royal Ascot

Car Park places can be purchased in advance. 

 In AdvanceOn The Day
Car Parking£35£40
Coach Park 6£115£120
Coach Park 10£80£85
Coach Park 10H£130135


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Book a taxi to and from Ascot to ensure you have one less worry on the day 

By Coach

Our Official Travel Partner National Express are once again providing dedicated services direct to Royal Ascot from around the UK. This is a hassle free way to travel to and from the Racecourse and offers great value

Please click here to find out more about National Express Coach Travel during Royal Ascot


By Air Supported by Fly Victor

There is a helicopter landing facility close to the racecourse. It is not suitable for fixed-wing private aircrafts. Please call FreshAir Helicopters on +44 1869 278 244 email [email protected] to arrange a landing or helicopter charter.

The two nearest airfields are Fairoaks, Chobham (+44 (0)1276 857 300) and White Waltham, Maidenhead (+44 (0)1628 823 272), which are both approximately nine miles away.

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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.

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