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2017 Formula 1 Rolex British Grand Prix

14 Jul 2017 - 16 Jul 2017 14 Jul 2017 09:00 16 Jul 2017 18:30 Europe/London 2017 Formula 1 Rolex British Grand Prix F1 drivers call the British Grand Prix at the iconic Silverstone circuit ‘insanely fast’. We simply call it one of the world’s greatest sporting events. Throw in a great weekend-long party and the race is on. Silverstone Circuit

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This event is now over 🙁 but 2018 British Grand Prix tickets are on sale HERE! 😀

*You can no longer purchase advance circuit parking passes with your British Grand Prix tickets. Please see parking & camping tab below for more info.

F1™ drivers call the Formula 1 Rolex British Grand Prix at the iconic Silverstone circuit ‘insanely fast’. We simply call it one of the world’s greatest sporting events. Throw in a great weekend-long party and the race is on.

In addition to all of the exciting track action you’ll see, we’ve also got an incredible weekend of concerts lined up for fans. Sara Cox will be headlining our Friday night entertainment as she presents ‘Just Can’t Get Enough 80s’ DJ Set with guests, Reef & The Hoosiers will be headlining the Saturday night concert and the RPJ Band will be playing at the British Grand Prix After Party on Sunday! All of the concerts are included on the days you have purchased your tickets for so make sure to stick around in the evening – scroll down to the entertainment section for more info!

Download your weekend entertainment guide here.

Ticket Collection

ALL tickets purchased after 17:00 on Tuesday 4 July will be held for collection at the circuit, but will still be subject to a handling fee. All International orders outside of Europe that were purchased after 17:00 on Monday 12 June will be held at the circuit for collection.

Ticket collection* is located at the main event reception near Gate 1 (map here) and will be open at the following times:

Wednesday 12 July 08:00 – 21:00
Thursday 13 July 08:00 – 21:00
Friday 14 July 06:30 – 21:00
Saturday 15 July 06:30 – 19:00
Sunday 16 July 05:30 – 14:00

*Please note that the lead booker will need to bring photographic ID and they card they paid with to collect his/her tickets. If another guest is collecting the tickets, or had them purchased for them as a present, you will need an email of consent from the leader booker to authorise this collection.

2017 On The Day General Admission Tickets (includes roving on Friday)

On the day tickets can be purchased from Gate 1 (near tickets collection), Gate 3 (near Woodcote) & The Welcome Centre (opposite main gate).

  • Change your location throughout the day
  • Roving grandstand seat* on Friday only (excluding Becketts Plus)
  • General admission from our viewing banks on Saturday

*Roving grandstand tickets are first-come, first-served.

Adult Prices* Child Prices* (2 – 15)
3 Day Weekend Not on sale Not on sale
Sunday Not on sale Not on sale
Saturday £80 £40
Friday £60 £30

**Children are free under the age of 2

2017 On The Day Grandstands Tickets (3 day ticket includes roving on Friday and Saturday)

On the day tickets can be purchased from Gate 1 (near tickets collection), Gate 3 (near Woodcote) & the Welcome Centre (opposite main gate).

3 day Grandstand Ticket

  • Three day option
  • Roving grandstand seat on Friday and Saturday in all grandstands* except Becketts Plus
  • Allocated seat in your chosen grandstand on Sunday

Sunday Grandstand Ticket

  • Sunday only options
  • Reserved grandstand seat in your chosen grandstand

*Roving grandstand seats are first-come, first-served.

Adult/Child Prices*
3 Day Weekend – Becketts £425
3 Day Weekend – Luffield £350
3 Day Weekend – Woodcote B £350
3 Day Weekend – National Pits Straight £350
3 Day Weekend – Stowe C £350
3 Day Weekend – Vale £300
Sunday – Becketts £375
Sunday – Luffield £325
Sunday – Woodcote B £325
Sunday – National Pits Straight £325
Sunday – Stowe C £325
Sunday – Vale £280

 

2017 On The Day Ticket Upgrades

Ticket upgrades can be purchased from any of the ticket upgrade booths located around the circuit: F1 Fan Zone, Vale, Woodcote and Becketts.

Adult Price* Child Price*
(02-15)
Saturday GA to Roving Upgrade £50 £20
Sunday GA to Grandstand seat** £150 £150

*children under 2 are free but will require a ticket.
**all seat prices are the same

2017 On The Day Parking

On The Day Parking
Fans wishing to purchase parking passes will need to call Park Indigo on 0330 400 7275 and use location code 7101; or by downloading the PayByPhone Parking App. Each booking will be subject to a £1.50 booking fee, and receipts are available at an additional charge of 10p.

Car passes are available via Park Indigo and will be available at the advance rates until 11am each day and will then switch to the on the day rates after this time.

On The Day –
Before 11am each day
On The Day –
After 11am each day
Car Parking 3 Day £65 £95
Sunday £50 £60
Saturday £25 £32.50
Friday £15 £22

Hotels

Need a place to stay over the British Grand Prix weekend? Check out our new Accommodation Service website that checks room availability at some of the best hotels within 25 miles of the circuit.

Centre Access Passes

Centre Access passes are now only available* On The Day, from the following locations:

Saturday – Ticket upgrade booths in the F1 Fan Zone, Vale, Woodcote and Becketts
Sunday – Ticket upgrade booths in the F1 Fan Zone, Vale, Woodcote and Becketts

*only available on the day that you are purchasing for i.e. you can only buy Saturday access on Saturday.

ALL tickets that were purchased after 17:00 on Tuesday 4 July will be held for collection at the circuit, but will still be subject to a handling fee.

We are delighted to confirm that for the first time since 2014, fans will be able to access the centre of the north end of the circuit during the 2017 Formula 1 Rolex British Grand Prix weekend. This unique opportunity will allow fans to experience Formula 1™ on the inside of the north end of the circuit with access to the support paddocks*, as well as offering a close up view of all of the cars taking part in the British Grand Prix parade.

Click HERE for a map of where you can go with Centre Access tickets.

Tickets for each day include:

  • Access to the centre of the circuit from 8:30am each day
  • Access to the support race paddock and behind the F1 Paddock (does not include inside the F1™ paddock)
  • Access to Formula 2 and GP3 pit walks on Friday (11:20 – 12:00) and Saturday (12:15 – 12:55)
  • Opportunity to watch the track action from a viewing bank on the inside of Copse and from a section of grandstand on the inside of Abbey.
  • Access to view all of the cars that will take part in the British Grand Prix parades including: Williams 40th parade, Renault 40th parade, Formula Student display and the F1 Drivers parade..
Centre Access Friday 14 July Saturday 15 July Sunday 16 July
Adult/Child** £30 £35 £40

*Does not include access to the F1™ paddock
**All tickets are the same price. Children under 2 are free but still require a ticket.

Please note that you must have a relevant event ticket for the day you are purchasing centre access tickets for (Friday/Saturday/Sunday/Weekend GA or Weekend Grandstand ticket). All customers who arrive at the circuit without a valid event ticket, will be required to purchase this at On The Day prices, before entering the venue or centre of the circuit.

Silverstone Super Weekender!

ALL tickets purchased after 17:00 on Tuesday 4 July will be held for collection at the circuit, but will still be subject to a handling fee.

We have put together a very exciting package for the 2017 Formula 1 Rolex British Grand Prix weekend that combines the glitz and glamour of hospitality in our Drivers’ Lounge on Saturday 15 July, with a reserved grandstand seat in Becketts on Sunday 16 July – two of the most exciting areas of the circuit. Download the brochure here.

  • Saturday hospitality in the Drivers’ Lounge at Lakeside
    – Car parking in the hospitality car park
  • Sunday reserved seat in Becketts grandstand
    – Car parking in public car parks

To book, please call 0844 3728 230 or email hospitality@silverstone.co.uk

ALL tickets purchased after 17:00 on Tuesday 4 July will be held for collection at the circuit. See ticket collection tab for more information.

Sat 15 – Sun 16 July
Silverstone Super Weekender
Drivers Lounge + Becketts
£679

All prices exclude VAT.

Calls cost 7p per minute, plus your phone company’s access charge. Please contact your provider for more information.

Thursday Pit Walk

The winners for the Thursday Pit Walk have now been selected and contacted. Your welcome letter will confirm what time slot you have been given (at random), please refer to the colour of your wristband if you are unsure:

  • Gold Wristband – 15:15 – 16:15
  • Red Wristband – 16:30 – 17:30
  • Silver Wristband – 17:30 – 18:30

Public car parks will open at 13:30 and selected gates will open between the main entrance and Stowe from 14:00 for you to enter the venue.

Due to track activity, entry and exit to the sessions must be prompt and you will need to remain in the pit lane for the duration of the session.

You will not be able to walk around the entire venue on Thursday as many areas will still be in build ready for the weekend. However, the F1 Fan Zone will be open with plenty of catering and merchandise areas, as well as track action from Formula 2 and GP3 Series.

*Please note wristbands are not permitted for onward sale, and will not be replaced if lost or damaged, we strongly advise you not to try them on in advance of the event.

Hospitality Packages

Experience Formula 1® like never before in 2017.

We have a fantastic selection of hospitality packages to choose from each with magnificent circuit views, excellent food and plenty of trackside action.

Head over to the hospitality page for more information.

Grandstand Views

Timetable

  • Thursday 13 July 2017
    TIME SESSION
    14:00 Gates Open
    14:00 F1 Fan Zone Open
    15:15 - 16:15 Prize Winners Pit Walk - Gold Wristbands Only
    15:30 - 16:15 FIA Formula 2 - Practice Session
    16:30 - 17:30 Prize Winners Pit Walk - Red Wristband Only
    16:45 - 17:30 GP3 Series - Practice Session
    17:30 - 18:30 Prize Winners Pit Walk - Silver Wristband Only
    18:00 - 19:00* Subject to Change Sky F1 Show - International Pits Straight
    18:15 - 18:45 Main Stage - Metaxas - Travis Ticket Holders Only
    19:00 - 19:45 Main Stage - She Drew The Gun - Travis Ticket Holders Only
    20:15 - 21:45 Main Stage - Travis - Travis Ticket Holders Only
    21:15 Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
    22:30 Gates Close
  • Friday 14 July 2017
    TIME SESSION
    07:00 Gates & Grandstands Open
    08:30 E-Zones, F1 Fan Zone & Centre Access Open
    08:30 - 21:00 Main Stage Activity - F1 Fan Zone
    09:00 - 10:30 Formula One - First Practice
    11:20 - 12:00 Support paddock pit walk (centre access ticket holders only)
    12:10 - 12:20 Renault 40th Anniversary Parade
    13:00 - 14:30 Formula One - Second Practice
    15:15 - 15:45 FIA Formula 2 - Qualifying
    16:05 - 16:35 GP3 Series - Qualifying
    17:00 - 17:45 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup - Practice
    17:30 Centre Access closes
    18:15 - 19:15 Main Stage - Aswad
    19:30 - 21:00 Main Stage - Sara Cox DJ Set - With Special Guests Modern Romance & Carol Decker
    20:30 Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
    21:15 Gates Close
  • Saturday 15 July 2017
    TIME SESSION
    07:00 Gates & Grandstands Open
    08:30 E-Zones, F1 Fan Zone & Centre Access Opens
    08:30 - 21:45 Main Stage Activity - F1 Fan Zone
    08:45 - 09:15 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup - Qualifying
    10:00 - 11:00 Formula One - Third Practice
    11:55 - 12:15 FIA Formula 2 - Drivers' Parade
    12:00 - 12:45 Main Stage - Entertainment Inc ProExcel Dance Troop
    12:10 - 12:30 Tigers Parachute Display Team
    12:15 - 12:55 Support paddock pit walk (centre access ticket holders only)
    13:00 - 14:00 Formula One - Qualifying
    15:00 - 16:05 FIA Formula 2 - First Race - 29 Laps or 60 Mins
    16:30 - 17:15 GP3 Series - First Race - 20 Laps or 40 Mins
    17:30 Centre Access closes
    17:30 - 18:15 Main Stage - F1 Fan Forum - Drivers TBC
    17:40 - 17:45 Williams & Renault 40th Anniversary Parade
    18:00 - 18:30 Formula Student Demonstrations
    18:30 - 19:15 Main Stage - The Severs + Special Guest
    19:30 - 20:30 Main Stage - The Hoosiers
    20:45 - 21:45 Main Stage - Reef
    21:15 Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
    22:15 Gates Close
  • Sunday 16 July 2017
    TIME SESSION
    06:00 Gates & Grandstands Open
    08:30 E-Zones, F1 Fan Zone & Centre Access Open
    08:30 - 19:00 Main Stage Activity - F1 Fan Zone
    08:00 - 08:35 GP3 Series - Second Race - 15 Laps or 30 Mins
    09:20 - 10:10 FIA Formula 2 - Second Race - 21 Laps or 45 Mins
    10:30 - 11:05 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup - Race - 12 Laps or 30 Mins
    11:30 Formula One Drivers' Parade
    12:00 - 12:05 Williams & Renault 40th Anniversary Parade
    12:20 Red Arrows Air Display
    13:00 2017 FORMULA 1 ROLEX BRITISH GRAND PRIX
    15:45 - 16:30 Main Stage - Rick Parfitt Junior + Special Guest
    16:30 - 18:00 Main Stage - Formula 1 Drivers on Stage
    17:30 Centre Access closes
    18:00 - 19:00 Main Stage - RJP Band
    18:30 Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
    20:00 Gates Close
 

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Pricing

  • ADULT
    • Price per adult – £79
    • Choose from: Family, Lively or Disabled areas
    • Hot showers & flushing toilets
    • Access to all entertainment on site
    • Walking distance to the circuit
    • Arrive from Wednesday
  • Child
    • Price per child – £25
    • Camping with Adults in Family, Lively or Disabled Areas
    • Child focused entertainment: Kid’s comedy, radio controlled cars, treasure hunts & more!
  • Extras
    • Electric – £100 per pitch (SOLD OUT)
    • Available in Family, Lively or Disabled Camping
    • 7m x 8m
    • Standard Cee Form connection
    • Large Electric – £140 per pitch (SOLD OUT)
    • Available in Lively Camping
    • 6m x 12m
    • Standard Cee Form connection
  • Glamping
    • Two or more people per tent
    • Luxury camping upgrades
    • Don’t worry about putting up your tent!
    • Luxury toilet & showers
    • Book on the Hotel Bell Tent website here
    • Additional cost per adult is from £100 and an additional children from £55.
  • Live-in vehicle
    • Price per vehicle – £30
    • Better access to pitch
    • 7m x 8m pitch
    • Larger pitches available @ £50
    • Added to booking if bringing a live-in vehicle
    • Additional cost per adults is £79 and child is £25

Getting here

  • PARKING AT THE CIRCUIT

    From Tuesday 4 July, advance circuit parking passes will no longer be available. Fans wishing to purchase parking passes after this date, will need to do so via Park Indigo by contacting them on 0330 400 7275 and using location code 7101, or by downloading the PayByPhone Parking App.

    Virtual passes purchased via Park Indigo will be available at our advance prices listed below until we go to On The Day prices.


    Parking at the circuit is permitted Friday, Saturday and Sunday with a circuit parking pass. Please note that owners of vehicles not displaying the correct parking pass will be subject to a parking notice charge. To make sure your journey is as quick as possible we do not recommend using a sat nav when approaching Silverstone. Instead follow the signposts that are situated on local roads and on the M1 and M40.

    Circuit Car Parking Prices

    • 3 Day – £65
    • Sunday – £50
    • Saturday – £25
    • Friday – £15

    Car park passes are available subject to availability. One car park pass is allocated per four tickets booked. Please note failure to display a valid pass will result in a civil parking notice. Camping is not permitted in any of the car parks.

    If you are travelling by motorbike, you will not be issued with a parking pass as motorbike parking is free of charge. Please continue to select this option in the booking process to help us manage parking at the event.

    From M1

    Exit the motorway at Junction 15A and take the A43 towards Towcester. Silverstone is signposted from there. On your approach to the circuit please follow the ‘Car Park’ signage.

    From M40

    Exit at Junction 10 onto the A43 and the circuit is signposted from here. On your approach to the circuit please follow the ‘Car Park’ signage. Circuit parking vehicle passes are available to purchase in advance with your ticket or via the ticket line 0844 3728 300. Vehicle passes are only available to those people who have purchased two or more tickets for the event, they are also subject to availability and terms and conditions.

  • Park & Ride

    Park and ride passes are now off sale.

    From M1 – Towcester Racecourse & Sixfields Stadium

    • Friday only – OFF SALE
    • Saturday only – OFF SALE
    • Sunday only – OFF SALE
    • 3 Day only – OFF SALE

    From M40 –  Turwestion Aerodome & Hinton Airfield

    • Friday only – OFF SALE
    • Saturday only – OFF SALE
    • Sunday only – OFF SALE
    • 3 Day only – OFF SALE

    When your Park and Ride tickets arrive please take careful note of the colour of your Park and Ride pass, this will determine the bus designated to and from your site. The pass is required for both your inbound and outbound journey, so please keep it safe. These must be booked in advance of your visit.

    Return Journeys:

    Return Journey start time Last Departure time
    Friday 14 July 16:00 18:30*
    Saturday 15 July 16:00 18:45*
    Sunday 16 July 15:15 19:45

    *Please note: There will be a return service at 21:30 on Friday 14 July and 22:15 on Saturday 15 July for those staying to enjoy the evening concerts, but with limited capacity. This will be the final service to the Park and Ride sites.

  • Virgin Trains

    Virgin Train service tickets to the British Grand Prix will close at midnight on Sunday 2 July.

    Virgin Trains are running a dedicated service for British Grand Prix goers on Sunday 16th July to Milton Keynes from London Euston, you will then get a coach transfer (included in the ticket price) to Silverstone. The coach transfer will take approximately 30 mins to and from the car park located near the main entrance. To book this service, you can add it as an extra when booking your Sunday tickets.

    Prices

    • London Euston – MK Central – £52 per person return

    Outbound Train Service

    Outbound Train Connecting Shuttle
    08:10 – 08:55 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central 09:10 – 09:45 Milton Keynes Central to Silverstone Circuit
    08:20 – 09:05 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central 09:20 – 09:55 Milton Keynes Central to Silverstone Circuit
    08:50 – 09:37 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central 09:52 – 10:27 Milton Keynes Central to Silverstone Circuit

    Return Train Service

    Connecting Shuttle Return Train
    17:00 – 17:35 Silverstone Circuit to Milton Keynes Central 17:52 – 18:28 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
    17:14 – 17:49 Silverstone Circuit to Milton Keynes Central 18:07 – 18:45 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
    17:55 – 18:30 Silverstone Circuit to Milton Keynes Central 18:50 – 19:27 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  • Chiltern Trains

    Chilterns Train service tickets to the British Grand Prix will close at midnight on Sunday 2 July.

    Chiltern Trains are running a dedicated service for British Grand Prix goers on Sunday 16th July to Banbury Station from Beaconsfield, Warwick Parkway and Birmingham Moor Street. You will then get a coach transfer (included in the ticket price) to Silverstone. The coach transfer will take approximately 40 mins to and from the car park located near the main entrance. To book this service, you can add it as an extra when booking your Sunday tickets.

    Prices

    • Beaconsfield – Banbury Station – £47.40 per person return and includes car parking at the station
    • Warwick Parkway – Banbury Station – £35.90 per person return and includes car parking at the station
    • Birmingham Moor Street – Banbury Station – £34.90 per person return

    Outbound Train Service

    Outbound Train Connecting Shuttle
    08:39 – 09:29 Beaconsfield to Banbury Station 09:40 – 10:20 Banbury Station to Silverstone Circuit
    08:49 – 09:16 Warwick Parkway to Banbury Station 09:40 – 10:20 Banbury Station to Silverstone Circuit
    08:25 – 09:16 Birmingham Moor Street to Banbury Station 09:40 – 10:20 Banbury Station to Silverstone Circuit

    Return Train Service

    Connecting Shuttle Return Train
    17:00 – 17:50 Silverstone Circuit to Banbury Station 18:05 – 18:44 Banbury Station to Beaconsfield
    17:00 – 17:50 Silverstone Circuit to Banbury Station 18:07 – 18:31 Banbury Station to Warwick Parkway
    17:00 – 17:50 Silverstone Circuit to Banbury Station 18:07 – 18:44 Banbury Station to Birmingham Moor Street
  • Bus

    Local bus services will be operating throughout the weekend from Milton Keynes Central train station, Northampton train station, Northampton bus station & Sixfields football ground, to Silverstone Circuit.

    There is no need to book, just turn up on the day and pay the driver.

    Northampton N1 Service:

    Single Return Weekend (3 Day)
    Adult £10 £17 £33
    Child £8 £12 £25

    Download the timetable here.

    Milton Keynes MK1 Service:

    Single Return Weekend (3 Day)
    Adult £13 £21 £36
    Child £10 £16 £27

    Download the timetable here.

  • Megabus

    UK Destinations

    Megabus have a number of routes to Silverstone during the F1™ weekend, book your ticket directly from Megabus here. Buses are available from:

    • London
    • Stoke
    • Birmingham
    • Manchester
    • Oxford
    • Blackburn
    • Cambridge
    • Leeds
    • Newcastle
    • Plus many more locations inc Scotland!

    Please be aware that routes vary depending on day of travel. Visit Megabus for the most up-to-date routes, prices and availability.

  • Taxi

    Taxis are readily available at all train stations and we will be able to take you to the drop off point at the circuit.

    The taxi drop off point is now located in car park 25 behind the Silverstone UTC via Silverstone Village using Winterhills lane. Please view the taxi drop off point route document here.

    We advise fans to book return Taxis from Silverstone in advance.

  • Leaving the venue

    Silverstone has made significant investment in a traffic management system for this weekend. However, as with all large events there may be some delays in exiting car parks at peaks times.

    Why not stay, enjoy the entertainment, and make the most of your day?

  • Helicopter Charter

    Information on helicopter transfers and shuttle services into the circuit can be found here.

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