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Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2024

Start time for the 2024 Saudi Arabian GP

The Jeddah Corniche Circuit plays host to the second round of the 2024 F1 season this weekend. In this overview, you'll find the Saudi Arabian GP start time for every timezone in the world.

Saudi Arabian GP start time in Jeddah

Sergio Perez took one of two race victories at last year's Saudi Arabian Grand Prix in a one-two for Red Bull.

Teammate Max Verstappen started from 15th after a failure in qualifying but was bale to finish just five seconds behind the Mexican, with Fernando Alonso reinstated to third post-race following a penalty appeal.

Who will take the victory in Saudi Arabia this year?

View the start time of the race in Jeddah below

2024 F1 Saudi Arabian GP start time

Country Timezone Start time
Saudi Arabia Arabia Standard Time 20:00
United Kingdom Greenwich Mean Time 17:00
United States - East coast Eastern Time 13:00
United States - West coast Pacific Time 10:00
Brazil Brasilia Standard Time 14:00
Netherlands, Spain, France, Germany Central European Time 18:00
South Africa South Africa Standard Time 19:00
United Arab Emirates Gulf Standard Time 21:00
India Indian Standard Time 22:30
China China Standard Time 01:00 - Sunday
Japan Japan Standard Time 02:00 - Sunday
Australia Australian Eastern Standard Time 04:00 - Sunday
New Zealand New Zealand Time 06:00 - Sunday

What time does the race start in Jeddah?

The start time of the race in Jeddah is 20:00 local time. In the table above, you can view the race start time for every timezone. The GP will start at 17:00 UK.

Why is the Saudi Arabian GP on a Saturday?

The Saudi Arabian GP will take place on a Saturday, due to Ramadan, which starts on Sunday, March 10.

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