LOCATION, GETTING HERE & MAP

Travelling by car to Salisbury Racecourse

TRAVEL BY CAR

From London take M3 towards Southampton

At Junction 8 of M3 exit onto A303 Andover/Salisbury. Proceed down A303 and go straight over Countess Roundabout (Amesbury).

At roundabout after Stonehenge take 1st Exit onto A360 towards Salisbury/Wilton/Woodford.

After approx 5 miles, turn right (signed Wilton/Park and Ride).

At Wilton roundabout/A30, take 1st exit onto Salisbury Road/A36.

Follow Brown Tourism signs to racecourse.

From Southampton take the A36 northbound and follow the brown tourism signs as you approach Salisbury.

From the West come off the A303 at Deptford and take the A36 southbound towards Wilton and Salisbury, and then follow the brown tourism signs.

Postcode for Sat Nav: SP2 8PN.

PARKING

Car Parking
Parking is FREE at Salisbury Racecourse. There are several car parks so please follow the directions of the car parking stewards on racedays. Please Note: Vehicles are left at the owners risk. Any motor vehicles parked, operated or driven on Salisbury Racecourse facilities should be done so solely at the risk of the owner and the operator. Salisbury Racecourse will not be liable for damage to any such motor vehicle, or vehicle contents.

Coach Parking
Coach parking is located adjacent to the pull up area about 200m after the winning line. Coach parking is free, but coach drivers will be asked to fill in a simple Coach Security Pass on arrival. Picnics are permitted but barbecues or more formal catering is not, without prior consent of the racecourse management. For health and safety reasons no glassware may be used for drinks consumption, in the coach park. 

For any further advice, please contact office@salisburyracecourse.co.uk.

Vintage cars at Salisbury Racecourse
Travelling by train to Salisbury Racecourse

TRAVEL BY RAIL

Salisbury railway station is on several major routes and can be reached from the following:

  • London Waterloo – about 1 hr 30 mins
  • Basingstoke – about 40 mins
  • Southampton Central – about 35 mins
  • Portsmouth Harbour – about 1 hr 30 mins
  • Bristol Temple Meads – about 1 hr 10 mins
  • Yeovil Junction – about 50 mins

For train information and times visit www.nationalrail.co.uk.

The railway station is about 4 miles away from the racecourse and a single taxi journey is between £12 and £20 depending on the day and takes about 15 minutes.

Please note that the racecourse puts on a free bus service from the railway station and then Castle Street.

TRAVEL BY BUS

A bus service to the racecourse from Salisbury City Centre will be provided on each raceday.

Departures from Stop J in Castle Street are 5/10 minutes later.

Buses returning to Salisbury railway station and Castle Street will leave from the Racecourse Coach Park 20 minutes sharp following the start of the last race.

Please note that the bus after the music on Saturday 13th July will not be returning to the Railway Station. It will only be dropping off in Milford Street. 

Details of Departure Times from the Railway Station in Salisbury, along with First and Last Races are available from the timetable alongside.

First Race: 14.00
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: 17.10

First Race: 16.55
Rail Station Departure Time: 15.00
Last Race: 20.10

First Race: 13.40
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: 17.25

First Race: 17.50
Rail Station Departure Time: 15.30
Last Race: 20.20

First Race: 14.15
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: 17.15

First Race: 14.00
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: 17.15

First Race: 14.20
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: 17.20

First Race: 17.50
Rail Station Departure Time: 15.30
Last Race: 20.50

First Race: 17.15
Rail Station Departure Time: 15.30
Last Race: 20.15

First Race: 14.20
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: 16.50

First Race: 13.50
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: 16.55

First Race: 17.15
Rail Station Departure Time: 15.30
Last Race: 19.50

First Race: TBC
Rail Station Departure Time: 14.30
Last Race: TBC

First Race: TBC
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: TBC

First Race: TBC
Rail Station Departure Time: 14.30
Last Race: TBC

First Race: TBC
Rail Station Departure Time: 12.00
Last Race: TBC

Travelling by helicopter to Salisbury Racecourse

TRAVEL BY HELICOPTER

Helicopter landing is permitted at Salisbury Racecourse with prior permission from the racecourse office only.

Please contact Emma Tranter on emma@salisburyracecourse.co.uk or call 01722 326461.

Old Sarum Airfield is also only 15-20 minutes away by car.

TAXIS

There is dedicated taxi rank for taxi drop off and collection on racedays which is located between the Annual Subscribers Car Park and the Coach Park.

Taxis are often in high demand on racedays particularly immediately after a race meeting has finished, and it is advisable to book. Salisbury and the surrounding towns have several reputable taxi firms.

Taxis available at Salisbury Racecourse

MAP OF THE COURSE