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Ascot Racecourse

About Ascot

Founded in 1711, the Ascot racecourse is an elegant venue with stunning trackside views and hospitality suites for every occasion. Eight thousand square meters of floor space, six levels and several state-of-the-art kitchens make it the perfect stage to network with industry peers whilst experiencing the latest food innovation first-hand.

From the elegant and modern On 5 suite to the newly refurbished Parade Ring and Old Paddock rooms, Ascot is a unique venue offering luxury, history and function in abundance.

Getting there

By car

Ascot Racecourse provides full accessibility to those travelling by car via the M3, M4 and M25. Check before you travel for any disruptions to your journey.

Parking at the racecourse is free for all visitors. Upon arrival, follow signs to Ascot Car Park 2 as this is closest to the venue.

By train

South Western Railway runs a frequent service to Ascot from Reading, Guildford and London Waterloo.

The average journey time is 27 minutes from Reading and 52 minutes from Waterloo. Ascot railway station is a seven-minute walk from the racecourse.

By plane

Ascot Racecourse is located 20 minutes away from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and one hour from London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

Check your airline for further details on arrivals. Local taxi services operate in the area and can be arranged for airport drop-off and pick-up.


Whilst there is no accommodation on-site, there is a wide range of options to suit all budgets within easy reach of the Ascot Racecourse. Click below to explore the places to stay in the local area. 

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