Ticket Types

If you are looking to book a ticket for one our fantastic Racedays at Ayr Racecourse it has never been easier...

There are Club and Grandstand for most meetings although some meetings are Single Enclosure - these are highlighted on our race calendar.

There are special discounts for senior citizens booking seven or more days in advance.

Tickets can be booked online or by calling 01292 264179

Please note that concession tickets must be booked via telephone no later than 7 days in advance.

Club ticket

The Club Badge entitles you access to all the public on course facilities.

These include the Champagne Bar and Gardens, where on a beautiful summers day you can sit out and soak in the unique atmosphere of a day at the races.

From this spot you also have easy access to watch the horses as they walk around the  Parade Ring and you can also walk to see the horses in the pre-Parade Ring.

The races can be viewed from the first floor of the Princess Royal Suite which offers panoramic views across the racecourse and you are in a perfect location to watch the thrilling climaxes to each race.

There are also various tote outlets in the Princess Royal Suite and a betting shop. Silks Cafe Bistro is also within this Club area.

Grandstand Ticket

A great value for money ticket to enjoy a day out at Scotland’s premier racecourse.

This ticket allows you access to the Grandstand and the Sports Bar on the Ground Floor of the Princess Royal Stand. The latter is one of the top Grandstand facilities at any course in the United Kingdom.

You can also walk to the Parade Ring and see the horses as they walk round before jockeys mount and they head to the post for the start of the race.

Discounts & Concessions

Ayr Racecourse offer a variety of discounts to all its customers.

Looking for more information about our Advanced, Group, Senior Citizen discounts and our 2 for 1 Concessions? Then please read on...

Advanced Booking Discount

£2 discount on club badges and £1 discount on grandstand tickets for bookings of between 1-19 people for every meeting if booked and paid for six weeks in advance. 

Please note Advanced Booking Discount for Coral Scottish Grand National Saturday ends on 15th December 2019.

Group Booking Discounts*

£4 discount on club badges and £2 discount on grandstand tickets for any meeting for parties of 20 or more if booked and paid for two weeks in advance.

Senior Citizen Discounts*

£5 off club or grandstand tickets for senior citizens aged 60 and over at every race meeting. Discounts are not available on the day and need to be purchased at least seven days in advance. Tickets will not be posted and must be collected on the day with ID required upon collection. Excludes Coral Scottish Grand National Saturday & William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Saturday.

2 for 1 Concessions*

For disabled person(s) and their carer(s) on providing disability/carers accreditation. Offer available on the day of racing.

* One discount per person. These discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Terms and conditions apply. 

Summer Sizzler/ Winter Warmer package...

You can book one of these fantastic admission packages and save up to £7.90 each!

Summer Sizzler (May - September)
Winter Warmer (October - April)

  • Grandstand or Club Badge Admission
  • Racecard
  • Main Meal Voucher*
  • Drink** (excludes Wine)
  • £2 Bet

**Pint of Tennent's Lager, Bottle of Lager or Spirit & Dash. *Available from either Silks Bistro or Colours Cafe

Terms and conditions apply.

Grandstand - from £24
Club - from £33

Packages are available at all fixtures except the Saturday of the Coral Scottish Grand National Festival and William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival.

To book this package call our ticket office on 01292 264179.

Please click on the link below to see available dates and costs

Transport & Entry Tickets

Ayr Racecourse offers racegoers a fantastic value for money coach transfer service. We offer two separate options depending on the meeting you are attending and the number in your party

Inclusive Transport & Entry Tickets

These tickets are available for the Coral Scottish Grand National Saturday, the Scottish Sun Raceday, QTS Ladies' Night* and the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Friday and Saturday and includes entry to the racecourse and coach travel. For these fixtures we will run a dedicated service from the following locations.

  • Glasgow
  • Hamilton
  • East Kilbride
  • Kilmarnock
  • Irvine
  • Largs (Coral Scottish Grand National Saturday only) 
  • Saltcoats (Coral Scottish Grand National Saturday only)

Please call Ayr Racecourse 01292 264179 for further details or to book your tickets.

*Glasgow, Kilmarnock & Irvine only.

Private Coach Hire

If you are looking for a coach to take you to and from the Racecourse then Ayr Racecourse Express can help. We can cater for any number of passengers whether it's a day out at the races with friends or a more formal corporate outing.

Please call 08450 944620 for a quote.

View the 2019 Timetable Here

Afternoon Tea on the Lawn

Summer Saturday Raceday, Scottish Sun Ladies Night and the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival are all about style and glamour.

What's more glamorous than enjoying a delicious afternoon tea and chilled glass of bubbly at the Racing!

Served to your table on our popular champagne lawns, overlooking the parade ring, our afternoon tea package includes:-

  • Club badge
  • Racecard
  • Glass of House Champagne
  • A delicious afternoon tea with sandwiches, scones served with jam & cream and a selection of cakes

We only have limited availability so book early to avoid disappointment.

Summer Raceday (Saturday 22 June) - SOLD OUT

Ladies Night (Saturday 10 August) - £70 per person

William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Ladies Day (Friday 20 September) - £70 per person

William Hill Ayr Gold Cup (Saturday 21 September) - £90 per person

Afternoon tea sold in packages of 2, up to 6 people per table.
Additional bottles of champagne can be purchased on the day or pre-booked



Seasons Restaurant

Why not upgrade your experience and book our fabulous Seasons Restaurant.

Available during the Coral Scottish Grand National and William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festivals, plus the summer Tennent's Racenight, Summer Raceday and Scottish Sun Ladies Night, The Seasons Restaurant offers the perfect solution for those who are perhaps looking for a simpler form of Raceday Hospitality.

Situated in a marquee on the Club Lawns alongside the Parade Ring, with private tote betting facilities and TV viewing, Seasons is based on tables of up to 10/12 guests, either as full table bookings or smaller bookings on a shared table basis.

The Seasons lunch package includes:

  • Your table for the day
  • Club Badge
  • Race Card
  • Two Course Buffet Lunch
  • Tea, Coffee and Sweet Treats
  • Private bar and waiter service
  • Private tote betting facilities and additional tv viewing

We only have limited availability so book early to avoid disappointment.

Scottish Sun Ladies Night - SOLD OUT

William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Ladies Day - £95 per person

Tennent's Raceday - £80 per person

CALL 01292 264179 TO BOOK

Under 18's

We offer free entry to under 18's at Ayr Racecourse

Young racegoers under the age of 18 get free access to Ayr Racecourse if accompanied by a paying adult.

Children's tickets are available from any of the booths at the entrance to the racecourse.

Please note for fixtures such as the Coral Scottish Grand National & William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Under we would advise booking Under 18's tickets in advance, as once the fixture has sold out they will be unavailable.

For more information please call us on 01292 264179.