Getting Here

Goodwood is located just outside Chichester, only 60 miles from London, 30 miles from Brighton and Southampton.

By Road

From London

Follow the A3 (Junction 10 on the M25) south towards Guildford. About 3 miles past Guildford, at the Milford turning, take the A283 to Petworth, then the A285 to Chichester for about 6 miles.

From the West

Follow the A27 to Chichester. At Chichester, stay on the A27 bypass/ring road. After the only set of traffic lights, take the second exit at the next roundabout signposted Goodwood. At the next roundabout take the second exit.

200 yards after the Goodwood Motor Circuit & Aerodrome entrance, straight over at the roundabout and follow the road up to the Racecourse. On some race days there will be diversions through Goodwood Estate, please follow the signage.


Parking is available for all enclosures in Car Park 9 (Free) and Car Park 8 (£12 in advance, £15 on the day). Richmond Enclosure ticket holders can also use Car Park 5 (£12 in advance, £15 on the day), subject to availability. Please follow the road signs on the day for directions.

Approximate distance from carparks to racecourse entrances:

Front of Car Park 9/back of Car Park 8 to East Entrance: 400m
Front of Car Park 5 to West Entrance: 40m
Front of Car Park 6 (Owners & Trainers) to West Entrance: 78m
Front of Coach Park 7 to East Entrance: 280m
Bus Terminus to East/Lennox Entrance: 40m

Taxi pick-up and drop off

A taxi Pick-Up and Drop-Off rank for Gordon and Lennox Enclosure guests is located at the East Entrance next to the Bus Terminus, just off Selhurst Park road.

Pick-Up and Drop-Off for Richmond Enclosure guests is located at the West Entrance, off Kennel Hill road.

Estimated taxi prices from Chichester Town Centre to Goodwood Racecourse:

Car: £15.00 (4 people)

Minibus: £22.50 (8 people)

16 seater: £40.00 (16 people)

By Bus

From Chichester Railway Station

The 900 bus service operates from Chichester Railway Station to the racecourse each day of the Qatar Goodwood Festival, costing £5 Single and £7.50 Return (£3 single and £3.50 return for children). It departs at 15 and 45 minutes past the hour, from 10.15am until 2.15pm. The last return journey from the racecourse will be 30 minutes following the last race. For further information take a look at our Bus Timetable.

To explore the full list of Stagecoach bus services to Goodwood please click here.

By Rail

Rail services

There is a regular service from London Victoria to Chichester (1 hour 40 minutes), plus the coastal service from Brighton and Portsmouth. Buses or taxis are available at Chichester Station.

National Rail enquiries

Telephone: +44 (0)8457 484950.

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Executive Coaches

Book onto an executive coach through our travel partner, Zeelo. Operating from Brighton, Hastings, Portsmouth and Southsea. Plus London routes on Friday and Saturday.

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By air

Goodwood’s Aerodrome is suitable for rotary and fixed-wing only during the Qatar Goodwood Festival. Please call 01243 755066 or email Alternatively, you can find out more here.

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