Racing FAQs

Your questions answered

Do you have a general question about racing at Haydock Park? Read on to find the answers.

How do I get to Haydock Park Racecourse?
For directions on travelling to Haydock Park by car, rail or bus view our Directions page
When should I arrive?
Gates open two hours prior to the first race, even on quiet day’s traffic around the area and onsite can build up so it is best to arrive in plenty of time.
What should I wear?
This depends on which enclosure you have purchased tickets for. View the dress code page.
Is there parking?
There is ample car parking for most race meetings on site which is free to racegoers. Reserved car parking is available for those in Private Hospitality Boxes and on some Restaurant Packages.
Can I bring Children?
Yes, Children of all ages are welcome at Haydock Park. All children aged 17 and under gain access to the racecourse free of charge.
Can I get a refund on my tickets?
No refunds will be given on tickets or badges that are purchased and not required or used. Refunds will only be given on tickets and badges if racing is abandoned prior to the first race.
Should I Buy Tickets in advance or just turn up?
It is always recommended for racegoers to purchase tickets or badges prior to the raceday. Significant discounts can be made on group bookings (10+) in the Newton, Tattersalls and County Enclosures if the tickets are booked in advance. However, tickets and badges are on sale at each of the enclosure turnstiles (subject to availability). Booking Fees: Over the phone and at the course - £2.50 fee applies Internet - £1.50 fee applies Please Note: If customers opt for collect of tickets on the day they can only collect their tickets on the day of racing. Tickets will not be available to collect beforehand.
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