Ayr Racecourse is located in the heart of Ayrshire and is Scotland's Premier Racecourse and home to the totesport Gold Cup Festival and the Coral Scottish Grand National. The racecourse offers a range of facilities to suit a wide and varied clientele. Families are particularly welcome at Ayr Racecourse.
Ayr Racecourse is Scotlands Premier Racecourse. We are home to The Coral Scottish Grand National in April, and The Ayr Gold Cup Festival in September. As a dual purpose track, holding both
national Hunt and Flat fixtures, we stage year round racing, with 28 days racing to choose from in 2008.
BY ROAD The upgraded A 77 links Ayr with Glasgow which is only 35 miles away and Edinburgh is a 90 mile drive. (Google Maps)
BY RAIL There is a regular, reliable rail service from Ayr to all parts of the country and the station is less than five minutes by road from the course. (ScotRail)
BY AIR Prestwick International Airport is only 10 minutes from Ayr and offers flights to a variety of destinations including London, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Dublin and all over Europe. Many of these are special deal flight