Travel & Parking at Royal Randwick
Royal Randwick is located in Sydney's Eastern Suburbs and is approximately 6km from Sydney CBD and 8km from Sydney Airport. The venue is well serviced by public transport with a Light Rail station and bus stop located directly outside the main entrance on Alison Road.
The new L2 Randwick Line light rail services runs between Circular Quay and Randwick via Central Station (Chalmers Street). Catch a light rail service to the Royal Randwick stop on Alison Road which is opposite the racecourse main entrance. Services run regularly from 5am until 1am on weekdays and weekends. During major events, additional express shuttle services will also run.
Plenty of regular route buses also run between the City and Eastern Suburbs via Anzac Parade and Alison Road to get you to Randwick Racecourse including Routes 339, 373, 374, 376 and 377.
Attendees travelling by public transport are reminded that services continue to operate at a reduced capacity to maintain physical distancing across the network. Light rail services will run regularly to and from Royal Randwick please allow additional travel time and plan ahead by checking real-time capacity indicators as you may need to wait for the next service with available physical distancing capacity. Remember to practise physical distancing when on-board transport services and to look for the ‘green dots’ to find the safest places to sit or stand. Wearing a face mask while travelling on public transport is also strongly recommended.
For more information on COVID-19 travel advice and to plan your trip visit Transport NSW.
Taxi, Hire Car & Limousine
Taxis, hire cars, limousines and ride share services may enter Royal Randwick through either Gate 1 on Alison Road or via the Ascot Street entrance.
Please follow instructions from parking attendants onsite who will direct you to the best drop off or pick up location for your event.
Please note that taxis, hire cars or ride share services are not permitted to stop on Alison Road or Doncaster Avenue.
Car Parking - Main Drive
There is limited complimentary parking available in the Main Drive or Taxi Rank area, accessed via Gate 1 Alison Road or Ascot Street. This parking is on a first come, first serve basis.
Upon arrival, please follow instructions given by attendance on where to park.
Ascot Street Car Park
Royal Randwick’s multi-deck Ascot Street car park is available for paid parking. The car park is accessed via Ascot Street off Doncaster Road. Parking fee is a flat rate of $10 per day and is a cashless payment only.