Get ready for the British Grand Prix with our Race Ready guide, covering the F1 schedule, stats and accommodation

Welcome to the Race Ready for the 2024 British F1 Grand Prix, taking place at the legendary Silverstone from 5-7 July.

We’re here to ensure you have all the information available at your fingertips to enable you to get the most out of your live motorsport experience. The 2024 race has a limited number of hospitality tickets available on our website – book them on the British F1 Grand Prix event page.

British GP F1 weekend schedule 

The action returns to one of the most famous and historic circuits in the world of Formula 1 this July. Here are the timings across the British Grand Prix weekend at Silverstone.

FRIDAY 5 JULY

LOCAL TIME (GMT+1)UK TIME (GMT+1)SERIESSESSION
08:4008:40FORMULA 3PRACTICE SESSION
10:0010:00FORMULA 2PRACTICE SESSION
11:2511:25FORMULA 1PIRELLI HOT LAPS
12:3012:30FORMULA 1FIRST PRACTICE SESSION
14:1014:10FORMULA 3QUALIFYING SESSION
15:0515:05FORMULA 2QUALIFYING SESSION
16:0016:00FORMULA 1SECOND PRACTICE SESSION
17:4017:40PORSCHE MOBIL 1 SUPERCUPPRACTICE SESSION

SATURDAY 6 JULY

LOCAL TIME (GMT+1)UK TIME (GMT+1)SERIESSESSION
09:2009:20FORMULA 3SPRINT RACE
10:3510:35FORMULA 1PIRELLI HOT LAPS
12:3012:30FORMULA 1THIRD PRACTICE SESSION
13:1513:15FORMULA 2SPRINT RACE
15:0015:00FORMULA 1QUALIFYING SESSION
16:4516:45PORSCHE MOBIL 1 SUPERCUPQUALIFYING SESSION

SUNDAY 7 JULY

LOCAL TIME (GMT+1)UK TIME (GMT+1)SERIESSESSION
08:2008:20FORMULA 3FEATURE RACE
09:5509:55FORMULA 2FEATURE RACE
11:5511:55PORSCHE MOBIL 1 SUPERCUPRACE
13:2513:25FORMULA 1PIRELLI HOT LAPS
15:0015:00FORMULA 1BRITISH GRAND PRIX

Support races at the British F1 Grand Prix

There will be no shortage of extra racing on display at Silverstone this July! Formula 2 and Formula 3 are both back, as well as the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup.

Silverstone Circuit Map

Use our track map to plan your trip as best you can. You can download the image or take a screenshot to have it to hand during the Grand Prix weekend.

Silverstone Circuit Map

Silverstone Track Stats

SILVERSTONETRACK STATS
FIRST GRAND PRIX1950
LAP LENGTH5.891 km
LAP RECORD1:27.097 Max Verstappen (2020)
LAPS52
RACE DISTANCE 306.198km
TURNS18

Where to stay at the British F1 Grand Prix

Finding the right accommodation at Silverstone is essential to enjoy the Grand prix weekend. Many people, especially local fans, opt to camp for the weekend.

The circuit is located almost equidistance between London and Birmingham. The UK’s two biggest cities offer plenty of accommodation by way of hotels, AirBnbs as well as rural stays. For international racegoers, there are also airports located in these cities, the closest of which is Luton.

There are several smaller towns and cities even closer to Silverstone, such as Milton Keynes, Northampton, Bedford and Oxford.

Image: Google Maps

Important Information

Emergencies

112 is the general emergency number

Good to Know

The local currency is the Pound (GBP£). The exchange rate is around 1 GBP to 1.17 EUR. All goods and services are paid in the local currency.

The official language is English.

Prohibited Items at Silverstone.

Customer Service

If you require assistance during the race weekend, feel free to contact our customer service team who will be on hand to help.

Call: 0208 970 7988

Email: help@motorsporttickets.com

FAQs

If you have some more queries or would like more information, head over to our FAQs section.