Getting to the

AUSTRIAN F1 2020 RACE WEEKEND TRAVEL & PARKING

GETTING TO THE RED BULL RING

Parking

If you are driving to the circuit, the following routes are advised, based on your departure point;

  • Vienna / East Austria - S6 –St. Michael junction
  • Graz / South Styria - A9 – Gleinalmtunnel – St. Michael junction – S36
  • Salzburg - A10 – B96 – St. Michael im Lungau – Tamsweg – Murau – Judenburg
  • Upper Austria - A9 – St. Michael junction – S36
  • Carinthia - B317 – Neumarkter Sattel – Judenburg – S36 or B78 – Weißkirchen in der Steiermark (then follow signage)
  • Schladming / Selzthal -B320 – Liezen – B113 – Trieben (not the A9) – B114 – Triebener Tauern – Pöls – via Fohnsdorf

Should the traffic conditions make it impossible for you to take the above mentioned exits, please follow the signage on the approach to the circuit.

Parking is not available directly at the circuit however, there will be parking facilities next to the S36, around a 10-15 minutes walk from the circuit. This parking will be free of charge.

Coach & Bus

Free shuttle buses are expected to run between the circuit and Knittelfeld train station and another service will operate between Judenburg bus station.

  • Bus station Judenburg (Postgasse)- Red Bull Ring (Friday to Sunday)
  • 08:00 - 20:00 every 30 minutes

  • Train station Knittelfeld - Red Bull Ring (Friday to Sunday)
  • 08:00 - 20:00 every 20 minutes

There will also be a night service on Saturday with busses serving Judenberg every 60 minutes and Knittelfeld every 30 minutes. These services will run until midnight, allowing you to visit the local towns following the on-track action.

National bus service EVENTBUS operates a variety of routes from all over Austria, including stops at Salzburg and Vienna. Visit the EVENTBUS website for more information.

Train

The most convenient train station to the Red Bull Ring is Knittelfeld. Most major cities in Austria offer services running to Knittelfeld. The Leisure ticket Styria ("Freizeit-Ticket") is a 1-day ticket for the entire province of Styria and is valid either on a Saturday or on a Sunday. It costs EUR 11 per day and can be booked 1 month prior to the event. Please note, it is only valid in regional trains.

More information about the frequency and prices of these trains can be found on the OEBB website. From the train station you can transfer onto shuttle buses to take you directly to the track.

If travelling from Graz, the journey to Knittelfeld takes around 1 hour 30 minutes with some services requiring a change at Bruck an der Mur. Trains run approximately once an hour.

Helicopter

Helicopter transfers are available from Graz or Vienna.

Transfers from Vienna depart from Vienna 'Schwechat' Airport and the transfer takes around 50 minutes.

Transfers from Graz will depart from Graz 'Weinzold' Heliport or Graz Airport, with the transfers taking approximately 20 minutes.

All transfers are on a return basis and transfer prices are based on the whole helicopter, and can be for up to 5 people. Please be aware that the price will be the same for 1 person or 5 people. If you have a group larger than 5, please contact us to discuss the options.

Helicopter
Rating
Entry
Type
(USD $)
Graz 'Weinzodl' Return
Sun
Return
Adult
$4,081
Graz Airport Return
Sun
Return
Adult
$4,419
Vienna 'Schwechat' Airport Return
Sun
Return
Adult
$9,843

Other

To enjoy the stunning nature over the last few kilometres to the racing circuit, we recommend taking advantage of the Park & Bike options. There are two Park & Bike car parks available close to the Red Bull Ring for those who choose to swap the steering wheel for the saddle:

  • Grosslobming (7.3 km away, close to Schlossweg 19, 8734 Grosslobming)
  • Weisskirchen (9.7 km away, on the B77, Judenburgerstrasse 32, 8741 Weisskirchen.)

To use these services, you will need to take your own bikes, which can be parked for free right at the entrance of the circuit. Please be aware that all bikes are left at the owners risk.

International

For information on international travel including the nearest airports, please check out our Destination & Tourism page

Location Map

Red Bull Ring

Event timetable

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Fri 11:00
Formula 1
Practice 1
Fri 15:00
Formula 1
Practice 2
Sat 12:00
Formula 1
Practice 3
Sat 15:00
Formula 1
Qualifying
Sun 15:10
Formula 1
Race