Royal Randwick is located on Alison Road in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs and is approximately 6km from Sydney CBD and 8km from Sydney Airport.

Royal Randwick is well serviced by public transport with a purpose built bus terminal and slipway located immediately outside the main racecourse entrance on Alison Road.

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Public Transport

Normal Bus services run between Royal Randwick (access via Alison Rd) and Central Station (Eddy Avenue).

Taxis & Rideshare

Taxis, rideshare and hire cars enter Royal Randwick through the Ascot St gates. The set-down point is at the taxi rank. Taxis, rideshare and hire cars are not permitted to stop on Alison Rd. Rideshare pick-up point is at TAFE NSW Randwick, Darley Rd.

Hire Cars & Limousines

Limousines enter Randwick Racecourse via the Ascot Street gates. Set-down, parking and pick-up is available. Please follow directions from gate staff. Stretch Limousines drop off and pickup at the infield car park via High Street

Car Parking

There is limited FREE car parking in the infield car park. Entry to the infield car park is via High Street, opposite UNSW.

The recently completed Ascot Street Multi Deck carpark is available for the use of ATC members. Pre-booking is required for all days, please contact ATC Membership for information.

Members Car Parking

Reserved Members Car Parking is available upon purchasing an annual Car Park Pass. If you do not have an annual pass, parking is available on the infield via High St entrance opposite UNSW. Click here for more information.

Disabled | Accessible Car Parking

Disabled car parking is available in the infield car park, with entry via High Street opposite UNSW. A disabled parking sticker must be prominently displayed in the vehicle at all times.

Private Coaches (Over 3.4m high)

The designated set-down and pick-up area for private coaches over 3.4m high is located on the Eastern Side of Darley Road, outside TAFE NSW Randwick.

Mini Bus (under 3.4m high)

Mini-buses under 3.4m high are to use the infield car park for all set-downs, pick-ups and parking. Mini-buses over 3.4m high are to use the private coach designated parking area.


Please contact (02) 9637 4455 to book landings and departures at Royal Randwick.

Helicopter Transfer Partner

Book a helicopter transfer with the ATC’s helicopter Transfer partners AVMIN Air.

ATC Members Coach Service

The Members’ Coach service runs for the comfort and convenience of ATC Members. Seats on the coach must be pre-purchased prior to the race day in which you wish travel.



(Valid for race days between 8 September and 10 November 2018)

TO ROYAL RANDWICK – Buses depart from Eddy Ave at Central Station and start running around an hour before gates open.
RETURN TO CENTRAL – Buses back to Central leave from Alison Road at the Royal Randwick Bus Plaza.

Remember to keep your ticket safe for your return journey or you will need to use your Opal card, as you must have a valid ticket when travelling on public transport.

Your event ticket is valid on public transport until 4.00am the following day.

For up-to-date details on shuttle bus running times, visit the relevant race day event page at

Royal Randwick Racecourse Map

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