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Formula 1 British Grand Prix 2024

F1 Silverstone schedule and directions to the British GP in one overview

In this overview, you can find the timetable for the F1 British GP at Silverstone. Additionally, we'll provide our best tips for getting to the circuit. Don't miss any of the action or entertainment!

Directions to the Silverstone race circuit

Which directions are best to follow to reach the Silverstone Circuit? Let's delve into the options:

  • By car: Take the A43 dual carriageway. Car parks open up to half an hour before gate opening times and are closed overnight.
     
  • By train: The closest station to Silverstone is Wolverton, approximately 10 miles away.
     
  • By bus: Many buses will drive from certain locations to a location close to the circuit's entrance. Check the local bus service for their current timetables.
     
  • By taxi: It's possible to reach the Silverstone circuit by taxi.
     
  • By plane: The nearest airport is Turweston Flight Centre, located 6.9 miles from the Silverstone circuit. From the airport, Park & Ride shuttles are available for the F1 British Grand Prix.
     

The full timetable of the F1 British GP

The schedule of the F1 British GP has a lot of entertainment in store for the fans. Besides the on-track sessions, fans can enjoy entertainment zones, music from DJs, performances from big artists, and much more. For example, you can enjoy driver interviews, the driver parade, and take part in the pit stop challenge to try to complete a pit stop as quickly as possible.

Below, you'll find the timetable at Silverstone from Thursday to Sunday.

F1 Silverstone schedule | Thursday

Activity/session Start time (local)
Gates & F1 Fan Zone open 11:00
Meet the engineers 11:30
Meet the personal trainers 11:50
Motorsport presenters panel 12:15
Meet the admins 12:35
Mainstage open 13:00
Women in Motorsport 13:45
Drive to survive 14:00
Future talent 14:15
Drive to survive panel 14:50
Driver interviews (F2/F3) 15:00
F1 tracks discovery artist - Florrie 16:10
Pit Walks (Ticket holders only) 16:30
Kings of Leon 20:45
Opening concert finale 22:15
Gates close 23:00

F1 Silverstone schedule | Friday

Activity/session Start time (local)
Gates open (fast track ticket holders) 07:00
Gates open 07:30
Grandstands and enclosures open 08:00
Mainstage & entertainment zones open 08:00
F3 Practice session 08:40
Driver interviews 09:30
F2 Practice session 10:00
Driver interviews 10:50
F1 First practice session 12:30
Historic F1 car demonstration 13:40
F3 Qualifying session 14:10
F2 Qualifying session 15:05
F1 Second practice session 16:00
Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup practice 17:40
Stormzy 21:25
Gates close 22:30

F1 Silverstone schedule | saturday

Activity/session Start time (local)
Gates open (fast track ticket holders) 07:00
Gates open 07:30
Grandstands and enclosures open 08:00
Mainstage & entertainment zones open 08:00
Driver interviews 09:10
F3 Sprint race 09:20
Driver interviews 10:05
Historic F1 car demonstration 10:15
F1 Third practice session 11:30
F2 Sprint race 13:15
Driver interviews 14:10
F1 Qualifying 15:00
Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup qualifying 16:45
Driver interviews 18:10
Driver interviews 18:55
Pete Tong 21:15
Gates close 22:00

F1 Silverstone schedule | Sunday

Activity/session Start time (local)
Gates open (fast track ticket holders) 07:00
Gates open 07:30
Grandstands and enclosures open 08:00
Mainstage & entertainment zones open 08:00
F3 Feature race 08:20
F2 Feature race 09:55
Historic F1 car demonstration 11:10
Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup race 11:55
Drivers parade 13:00
Red Arrows air display 14:15
National anthem 14:45
F1 Grand Prix 15:00
Grandstands close 17:00
Rudimental 19:30
Gates close 21:00

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