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Epsom Downs Racecourse, Epsom Downs , Surrey, KT18 5LQ

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Getting Help and Assistance

  • For a map of the racecourse please click here (new tab).
  • There is a member of staff available for help and assistance.
  • Staff receive disability awareness/equality training.
  • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language.
  • Staff do not receive deaf awareness training.
  • British Sign Language interpreters can be provided on request.
  • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include; Braille on request and large print on request.
  • There is not an assistance dog toilet or toileting area at the venue/nearby.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
  • There are not mobility aids available.
  • There are hearing induction loops available. There are fixed loops and portable loops available. Please contact the racecourse for more information.

Getting Here

  • By Road View
    • The racecourse is just a few minutes from Epsom Town Centre on the B290 Epsom Downs Road or alternatively just off junction 9 of the M25. During the racing season, AA signs will mark all major approach routes. If you are using satellite navigation, please use the postcode KT18 5LQ.
    • There is plenty of on-site car parking available for all conferences and events held at Epsom Downs Racecourse. During racedays car parking is available at various car parks on-site. Car parks are clearly signed with prices from £5.
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  • By Train View
    • The nearest Railway Station is Tattenham Corner Station and Epsom Station.
    • Epsom station is connected by both South West Trains and Southern Trains. Connections from London Waterloo and London Victoria. Take a 10 minute taxi or bus ride from the station. Please note that during The Investec Derby Festival a shuttle bus service runs from Epsom station. Tattenham Corner Station. Approximately 1/2 mile walk to the racecourse. Epsom Downs Station. Approximately 1 mile walk to the racecourse.
    • For more information on National Rail please click here (opens new tab).

Raceday Parking

Duchess's Stand - Trackside

  • There is step free access to the trackside area in front of the Duchess's Stand.
  • There is steep slope from the rear of the trackside area to the front of the trackside area.
  • The majority of the trackside area has a tarmac surface.
  • There is a grass area at the front of the trackside area.
  • There is bench seating available.

Designated Seating Area(s) (Duchess's Stand - Trackside)

  • The name of the designated seating area is Trackside Designated Seating Area.
  • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
  • The handrail(s) is/are on both sides going up.
  • The designated seating area(s) is/are clearly signed.
  • The view from the seating area is good.
  • The number of spaces for wheelchair users varies (dependent on match/event).
  • There is sufficient space for an assistance dog to rest.
  • There is a dedicated steward to provide assistance.
  • There is an accessible toilet close to the seating area.

Duchess Stand - Steppings

  • There is step free access to the front of the steppings.
  • There are 1 to 15+ steps from the front to the rear of the steppings.
  • There are some clearly marked steps.
  • There are stanchions available.
  • The rear of the steppings can be accessed via the first floor of the Duchess's Stand.

Duchess's Stand - Seating

  • The seating area is located at the rear of the Duchess's Stand steppings.
  • There are 7 steps with handrails on both sides leading to the seating area from the steppings.
  • There are 1 to 4 steps from the front to the rear of the seating area.

Queen's Stand - Trackside

  • There is step free access to the rear of the Queen's Stand trackside area via the mezzanine level of the Queen's Stand.
  • There is a steep slope leading from the Duchess's Stand trackside area to the Queen's Stand trackside area.
  • There is a seating area located at the rear of the trackside area overlooking the racecourse and Winners Circle.
  • The surface of the flooring in the seating area is artificial grass.
  • There is a steep slope leading from the rear to the front of the trackside area.
  • The surface of the majority of the trackside area is grass.

Queen's Stand - Steppings

  • There is step free access to the front of the Queen's Stand steppings.
  • There are 1 to 15+ steps from the front to the rear of the steppings.
  • The steppings are clearly marked.
  • There are stanchions available.

Accessible Toilet(s)

  • There is not an/are not accessible toilet(s) for public use.
  • The nearest accessible toilet(s) is/are located within the Course office, Duchess's Stand and Queen's Stand.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Standard toilet facilities are not available.
  • The nearest standard toilet(s) is/are located within the Course Office, Duchess's Stand and Queen's Stand.

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