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Directions to the course

By Road

Follow the brown and white tourist board signs bearing the horse and ride from the A1, A19 and main approach roads to the city. Newcastle Racecourse is on the outskirts of Gosforth adjacent to The Marriott Hotel. Car Parking is free of charge. Please allow extra time in traveling to The Racecourse.

By Bus

Outside the Regent Centre at the bus stop straight in front of you, you can take the 44 or 45 services. Check Boards for details. If you asked to be dropped off at The Gosforth Park Hotel, which is beside the racecourse. Across the road you will see the gateposts of the racecourse and the raceday signage, this is the top of the racecourse drive.

Nearest Train Stations

  • Regent Centre Metro Station
  • Newcastle Central Station