UK Racecourse Information

Bath Racecourse

Racecourse Information
Welcome To Bath Racecourse
Located just two miles from the historic city of Bath, the racecourse lies on a beautiful hill-top in the Lansdown area. Racedays attract a great West Country crowd as well as some of the country's top trainers who will often choose this course to run a horse for the first time.
Contact Details
Bath Racecourse
Address
Bath Racecourse
Lansdown
Bath
BA1 9BU
Telephone
01225 424609
Fax
01225 444415
Travel Information
Local Transport Links
By Road
The racecourse is two miles north of Bath city centre. From the south: take the M4, exit junction 18 and take the A46 south (signposted Bath) for six miles. The course is clearly signposted from here. From the north or west, take the M5/M4.
By Rail
Bath Spa is the nearest station and is on the Paddington/South Wales line. A special bus service operates from the station to the course from one and a half hours before the first race
Railway Station
Oldfield Park Railway Station 2.9 miles (4.6 km)
Airport
Bristol 13.4 miles (21.5 km)
By Air
Helicopters can land at the racecourse by prior agreement.
Map and Route Finder
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Facilities
Betting
There are Tote facilities and numerous bookmakers around the course
Parking
Parking is free.
Children
No facilities
Disabled
Contact the course in advance and they will make life as easy as possible for you.
Enclosures And Grandstands
Premier
Tickets:
£16 (£18 for Premium Meetings)
Food And Drink
There is a restaurant and a bar
Viewing
The Premier grandstand overlooks the winning post and has covered seating as well as rooftop viewing. You can see the Parade Ring and Winner’s Enclosure and also access the other Enclosures.
Dress
Badge holders must be smart casual – no jeans, trainers or sportswear
Grandstand & Paddock
Tickets:
£11 (£13 for Premium Meetings)
Food And Drink
There are various bars and food outlets in this area
Viewing
From this Enclosure it is possible to view the horses in the Parade Ring and Winner’s Enclosure
Dress
Centre Course Enclosure
Tickets:
£7.50
Food And Drink
You can enjoy a picnic here. There are also facilities providing drinks and light snacks.
Viewing
The viewing is good and directly over the course. Access is not available to the Parade Ring and Winner’s Enclosure
Dress
Course Details
Flat Course
Bath Racecourse Flat Course
Effect Of Draw
Low numbers are favoured in races up to a mile.



Left-handed 1 1/2m, oval, galloping, 4f run-in, bending to left, against collar throughout. Ground seldom testing.
Fixtures
2013
Date
19/04/2013 - Friday
30/04/2013 - Tuesday
06/05/2013 - Monday
15/05/2013 - Wednesday
31/05/2013 - Friday
07/06/2013 - Friday
15/06/2013 - Saturday
26/06/2013 - Wednesday
02/07/2013 - Tuesday
11/07/2013 - Thursday
16/07/2013 - Tuesday
25/07/2013 - Thursday
02/08/2013 - Friday
22/08/2013 - Thursday
31/08/2013 - Saturday
04/09/2013 - Wednesday
14/09/2013 - Saturday
15/09/2013 - Sunday
30/09/2013 - Monday
20/10/2013 - Sunday
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