Travel Information

By Road

From the A1 North or South, take J46 and follow the sign posting for the ‘Racecourse’.The Racecourse is situated on the B1224 Wetherby/York Road, on the outskirts of Wetherby, at the east side of the A1.

By Train

The nearest railway stations to the Racecourse are Leeds, approximately 12 miles, and York approximately 14 miles.

Upon arrival, links to the Racecourse are available by both bus (for further details, please call Metroline on 0113 245 7676) and taxi.

By Bus

The 770 runs from Leeds City Centre Bus Station to Wetherby Bus Station every half an hour from Monday to Saturday and every hour on Sundays, (please check times on 0113 245 7676).

Starting from York Rougier Street Bus Station, and calling at the Railway Station, the 42 service runs to Wetherby Market Place. Further information can be obtained from the number above.

To get to the Racecourse from Wetherby Market place, go to North Street and walk in a northerly direction until you reach the ‘Esso’ garage.Turn right here onto York Road.The Racecourse entrance is situated on the far side of the A1, approximately half a mile walk.

By Air

Leeds Bradford airport is the closest international airport to the Racecourse, please call 0113 250 9696 for Airport information.

Light aircraft can land at the Yorkshire Gliding Club, Rufforth (01904 738 694), approximately 5 miles from the Racecourse. Fuel facilities and overnight parking are available at the club.


There are many accommodation options available to those visiting Wetherby racecourse. Booking well in advance of race days is highly reccommended, why not begin your accommodation search at

The Racecourse
York Road
West Yorkshire
LS22 5EJ
Tel: 01937 582035
Web: Wetherby Racecourse
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