Getting Here

Getting here is easy  — reach us by road, rail, bus, bike, plane or even helicopter.

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Getting to Silverstone map
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

We’re set in the heart of England.


Silverstone Circuit
Towcester
Northamptonshire
NN12 8TN

BY CAR

Easy access if you prefer to drive.

FROM THE NORTH
60 minutes south of Birmingham with road access exceptionally easy along the A43 dual carriageway from the M1 motorway.

FROM THE SOUTH
90 minutes north of central London from the M40 motorway and A43 dual carriageway.

PARKING

Parking at Silverstone is easy. 

OPENING TIMES
Car parks open up to half an hour before gate opening times and are closed overnight – subject to change. 

PARKING PRICES
Check the event page for prices. 

BLUE BADGE HOLDERS
There’re a number of disabled parking areas available. For more information, please email [email protected] or find out more.

BY TRAIN

Silverstone is well supported by many rail stations close by.

  • The closest station, Wolverton, is approximately 10 miles (16km) away from the circuit. It offers direct train services to London Euston, Birmingham New Street and Northampton Rail Stations.
  • In the area and all under 13 miles (20km) away are Banbury, Milton Keynes and Northampton rail stations.
BY BUS

No need to book in advance

Stagecoach operates local bus services to and from the circuit for our key events. Just turn up on the day and pay the driver – be prepared for busy services for large events.

The drop off point is located close to the circuit entrance. Please consult the local bus service for their current timetables.

WEEKEND SERVICES

  • Milton Keynes Central train station (routes 83, MK1 and X91)
  • Northampton train station, Northampton bus station (routes N1, 87 and 88)
  • Sixfields football ground, to Silverstone Circuit (route 87)

SUNDAY ONLY SERVICES

  • N1 – departs every 20 mins from 6am from North Gate Bus Station Bay 14, Northampton Rail Station

  • MK1 – departs every 30 mins from Milton Keynes Rail Station Z6
BY TAXI

Taxis are readily available at all train stations.

The drop off point at the circuit is now located in car park 25 behind the Silverstone UTC via Silverstone Village using Winterhills lane.


TOP TIP!
Book return taxis from Silverstone in advance. 

BY PLANE

Enjoy easy access from several international airports, with excellent transport links across the UK.

  • 55 miles (88km) from Birmingham Airport
  • 42 miles (68km) from London Luton Airport
  • 67 miles (108km) from Heathrow Airport
  • 89 miles (143km) from Stansted Airport
ARRIVE IN STYLE

HELICOPTER

Because sometimes no other transport will do.

BOOK YOUR ARRIVAL