Newton Abbot Racecourse

Newton Road, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 3AF

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In the heart of Devon, where the sun shines bright and the air is fresh, lies Newton Abbot Racecourse. This truly independent little racecourse punches well above its weight.

Nestling in a valley at the edge of historic Newton Abbot, the racecourse is impeccably presented, with friendly staff and a smiling face. The food and drink is the stuff of legend, with South West suppliers and delicious local produce, a day at Newton Abbot is a delight for young and old.

A favourite amongst the trainers for its charm and the quality of its turf, Newton Abbot brings you up close and personal amongst racing’s royalty.

Conveniently located alongside the famous A380 ‘Gateway to the South West,’ this characterful racecourse captures the very spirit of the South West. The warmth and character of Devon and Cornwall, the very spirit of summer holidays, of fresh air and good company come together at Newton Abbot.

In 2024 Newton Abbot Racecourse will host 18 thrilling summer jumps fixtures between March and October. With weekday, weekend and evening fixtures to choose from, there’s a racing date to appeal to all.

A day at the races needn’t be expensive with our fantastic money saving offers. Under 18s, plus students with a valid photographic ID go FREE to all fixtures this season.

For more information and to book tickets, visit or call 01626 353235.

Race days: 

Easter Saturday 30 March

Tuesday 16 April

Wednesday 8 May

Monday 20 May

Wednesday 29 May

Wednesday 5 June

Friday (eve) 14 June

Tuesday 25 June

Friday 5 July

Monday 15 July

Sunday 21 July

Thursday 22 August

Saturday 31 August

Monday 9 September

Friday 20 September

Monday 30 September

Saturday 19 October

Wednesday 30 October

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Children 18 and underFree
Course£12.00 per ticket
Paddock£19.00 per ticket

Paddock Enclosure - £19 (or £17 if booked online in advance)
Course Enclosure - £12
Disabled and Carer: £12 each with free upgrade to the Paddock Enclosure
Under 18s – Free

Opening Times

Newton Abbot Racecourse (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* The season runs between March and October but there are plenty of other events throughout the year.
See racecourse website for the latest race times.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • Picnic Site
  • Restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • Parking On Site



Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the North

Newton Abbot is served by an extensive motorway network. Well signposted, the racecourse is just a short drive from Exeter and the M5. Racegoers should follow the A380 towards Torquay after leaving the M5 at Junction 31. There is ample free parking available in the centre of the racecourse.

From Plymouth and Cornwall

Racegoers should leave the A38 at the junction signposted Newton Abbot, following the A383 until the main roundabout on the outskirts of the town. Take the first exit for the A381, signposted to the Racecourse and Kingsteignton. There is ample free parking available in the centre of the racecourse.



Public Transport Directions

By Rail: Newton Abbot has its own railway station within a three quarters of a mile walk to the course. Newton Abbot is on the mainline from London Paddington. If walking from the Train Station, please do not follow the route planner from Google Maps as this will take you to the wrong side of the racecourse where no entry is permitted. Please follow the main roads and enter via the Pedestrian Entrance opposite Tesco.

By Bus: If arriving by bus, a handy bus map is available at




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