Royal Ascot

Royal Ascot

Address: Ascot Racecourse, High St, SL5 7JX

Ascot Racecourse is ideally situated in the magnificent wooded Berkshire countryside adjoining Windsor Great Park, about a 50-minute drive or train journey from London. Located close to the M3, M4, M40 and M25 motorways and to London Heathrow for international visitors, Ascot offers easy access for all.

Room Capacities

Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Dinner Dinner Dance Reception
Pavilion 1 240 300 400
Pavilion 2 500 600 1000
Pavilion 3 160 220 300
Pavilion Suite Total 1100 1200
Parade Ring Suite 160 260 400
Panoramic Suite 200 250
On 5 Suite 80 200 300
Windsor Forest Suite 56 70 100
Concourse 800 3000
Concourse - Grandstand Entrance B 200 250 350
Royal Ascot Racing Club - North 80 150
Royal Ascot Racing Club - South 120 100 200
Ascot Authority Suite 80 100 200
Jockeys' Weighing Room 16 20 50
Single Hospitality Suite 6 12 15
Double Hospitality Suite 16 20 50
Triple Hospitality Suite 24 30 40
Total Concourse & 4th Floor Combined 2000
Old Paddock Suite 160 200 350
Furlong Club (July to October) 50 550 1000


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By Road

From London and 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 and 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 or London. Leave M4 at Junction 6 and follow the A332 Windsor by-pass to Ascot.

All visitors are advised to arrive as early as possible and before 12.00 midday at the latest during Royal Ascot week to avoid delays. Please follow race day or event specific signage for car parking.

By Rail

There is a frequent service to Ascot from both Reading and London Waterloo. The average journey time is 27 minutes from Reading and 52 minutes from Waterloo. Regular services also run from Guildford. The railway station is a seven-minute walk from the racecourse. 

By Air

There is a helicopter landing facility close to the racecourse. It is not suitable for fixed wing private aircrafts. Please call helicopter and aviation services on 01427 718800, or fax 01427 718811. The two nearest airfields are Fairoaks, Chobham (01276 857300) and White Waltham, Maidenhead (01628 823 272), both of which are approximately nine miles away.