The F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will take place on Sunday 25 November at the stunning Yas Marina Circuit.  The temperature in Abu Dhabi in late November is very pleasant (low 20s °C) making it ideal for some winter sun.

There are six Official F1® Experiences ticket packages to choose from and all get you close to the grand prix action.  Please watch this short video to see how!

All ticket packages include three-day access, covered grandstand seating, Drive the Track Tour, Pit Lane Walk, F1® Support Paddock Tour and the Paddock Club Party with an F1® legend.  You can also add hotel accommodation, transfers and other concierge services to make booking your trip easy and convenient.

All ticket packages can be booked online.  Alternatively, please use the form to request more information or call one of our specialists on +44 (0) 800 634 0002 to discuss further.

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend itinerary

Thur 23 - Sun 26 Nov 2017

Event access is dependent on which ticket package you purchase

Pit Lane Walk Thur Exclusive to F1® Experiences
Drive the Track Tour Thur Exclusive to F1® Experiences
F1® Paddock and Track Tour Fri Exclusive to F1® Experiences
Practice 1 Fri 13:00 – 14:30
Practice 2 Fri 17:00 – 18:30
Podium Photo Op Fri Exclusive to F1® Experiences
Paddock Club Party with F1® Legend Fri Exclusive to F1® Experiences
Guided Paddock Access Sat & Sun Exclusive to F1® Experiences
Practice 3 Sat 14:00 – 15:00
Qualifying Sat 17:00 – 18:00
Race Sun 17:00 – 19:00
Podium Ceremony Access Sun Exclusive to F1® Experiences
All access and times subject to change
Number of Laps


Circuit Length

5.554 KM

Race Distance

307.02 KM

A little more about each of the F1®Experiences Events that will get you closer to the F1® Action.

NOTE: Your event access will depend on the package you have purchased and its accompanying inclusions.

Pit Lane Walk

Enjoy behind the scenes access at the circuit and the chance to mingle with all the famous faces of Formula One™.  This pit lane tour is only open to F1® Experiences guests and not to General Admission ticket holders. Tour groups are kept small so that you get every opportunity to ask questions and take all the photos that you want. Your guide will be an knowledgeable member of the F1® Experiences team. You’ll get to see where the F1 drivers and teams make their final preparations.  You may even see one of the teams practise their pit-stop routine as well as capturing some of the best photos possible of your favourite teams’ cars and crews.

Drive the Track Tour

For the first time, we are offering a unique insight into what it feels like to drive around each turn and undulation of the circuit that the F1® drivers undergo during the Grand Prix. Whilst driving around the track in a motor coach you will also learn the ins-and-outs from a drivers perspective mirroring in the exact lines that the drivers take around the circuit.

Support Paddock Tour

Get exclusive access to the Support Race Paddock which includes a tour of the garages where the support teams prepare their cars for victory and an up close view of the incredible engineering that is used to create the perfect mix of speed and control. You will also be guided around by a knowledgeable F1® expert who will provide an experienced insight into the thrilling behind the scenes action.

F1® Paddock and Track Tour

This F1® Paddock tour includes a close-up view of the FIA pace car with F1® officials and a visit to the Pirelli tyre centre with a talk from a senior Pirelli executive. You will also visit one or more team garages on this tour with the crew members explaining the various technologies central to F1 Racing.
The track tour is on the back of the same flat bed truck used by the F1 Drivers when they driven around the circuit and introduced to the crowds before the race. On the truck with you will be an experienced F1® Experiences representative who will be your guide to the features circuit.
The tour groups are small and intimate so you have lots of opportunity to ask questions.

Paddock Club Party

Enjoy the smart elegance of the the F1® Paddock Club situated directly over the start/finish line. During this fun and social occasion you will get to meet an F1® driver or legend and enjoy superb food prepared by world-renowned Paddock Club chefs complimented by the beer and wine bars. An exciting feature is the racing-inspired interactive elements that are hosted in the Paddock Club that will get your adrenalin running for a weekend of non-stop racing action.

Podium Photo Op

Put yourself at the pinnacle of Formula 1® by standing atop of the Yas Marina F1® Podium, the site of countless celebratory scenes. Take the perfect photo opportunity with the race trophy to commemorate and complete your F1® Experience. Bound to be popular with your friends on social media.

Guided Paddock Access

The Guided paddock access is a hub of activity over the race weekend, you will be walking past the team’s hospitality venues and command centres within the Formula 1® Paddock, whilst being guided by an F1® Experiences member of staff. This unprecedented access is available to a select few with Legend tickets.
NOTE: A sign-up system will be used for guests to get Paddock Access.

Podium Ceremony Access

The coveted spot on the podium is the target for all Formula 1® drivers; now it’s an available experience to all of our guests who purchase our Ultimate Legend and Legend packages. In a prime location below the podium, F1® Experiences guests will have a roped off section just for them to view the prestigious ceremony at the end of the Grand Prix.