How To Find Us

Getting to the Racecourse

How to Find Us

Newcastle Racecourse, High Gosforth Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 5HP

Tel. 0191 236 2020     Fax. 0191 236 7761


Follow the brown and white tourist board signs bearing the horse and rider 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.


If traveling by helicopter please contact the Racecourse Office on 0191 236 2020 Newcastle International Airport is situated 6 miles from Newcastle Racecourse.


From Newcastle City Centre from Haymarket, Monument or Newcastle Central Metro Stations you can take the Metro, along the airport line to Regent Centre Metro Station.

You will then need to take a bus from Regent Centre Metro Station to Newcastle Racecourse.


There will be a FREE bus hopper service from Regent Centre & Four Lane Ends Metro Stations on each raceday. The service will run from approximately 90 minutes prior to the first race up until the first race.

Bus numbers 40, 41,42,43,44 & 45 leave from Haymarket bus station in the city centre every few minutes.

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.

You will need to walk straight down the drive until you arrive at the Racecourse Buildings, which are to the right hand side of the road.

Should you require any assistance please call into The Racecourse Office, which is a green door beside The Border Minstrel Pub.

The Brandling House is normally where all our Conference and Banqueting events are held, the main house is situated past The Border Minstrel Pub.

Parklands Golf Course is situated further down the Racecourse Drive on the left hand side of the road.

Complete Football is situated on the right hand side of the road, past the Racecourse turnstiles.

After racing the FREE bus hopper service will run up to 1 hour after the last race to both Regent Centre & Four Lane Ends Metro Stations on each raceday.


There is a taxi rank outside Newcastle Central Station. A Taxi journey should take around 15-30 minutes to Newcastle Racecourse.

How to get to Newcastle Racecourse by public transport

Details can be obtained by contacting Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 or visit

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