Situated in the heart of South Devon, Newton Abbot Racecourse is easily accessible, whatever your mode of transport.
From the North
Newton Abbot is served by an extensive motorway network. Well signposted, the racecourse is just a short drive from Exeter and the M5. Racegoers should follow the A380 towards Torquay after leaving the M5 at Junction 31. There is ample free parking available in the centre of the racecourse.
From Plymouth and Cornwall
Racegoers should leave the A38 at the junction signposted Newton Abbot, following the A383 until the main roundabout on the outskirts of the town. Take the first exit for the A381, signposted to the Racecourse and Kingsteignton. There is ample free parking available in the centre of the racecourse.
Newton Abbot has its own railway station within a three quarters of a mile walk to the course. Newton Abbot is on the mainline from London Paddington.
If you are arriving at the course via bus, please view this handy map of the Newton Abbot bus routes – Newton Abbot Bus Route Map
Helicopters can land at the racecourse with prior permission from the Managing Director. Please contact us in advance to arrange.
If you are coming by car, there is ample free parking available in the centre of the course. Please see our Car Park map for directions on getting to the racecourse.
If walking from the Train Station, please do not follow the route planner from Google Maps as this will take you to the wrong side of the racecourse where no entry is permitted. Please follow the main roads and enter via the Pedestrian Entrance opposite Tesco.
If you’re travelling from far away, why not make a night of it and stay overnight at one of the local hotels and B&Bs? Take a look at our list of accommodation near Newton Abbot Racecourse.