Plan your Day

By Bus

JJ Kavanagh & Sons have 24 services daily from Dublin City Centre (Georges Quay, Heuston Station or Red Cow) to Naas Town. Click here to find out more information. Book your ticket today and get an exclusive 10% discount using ‘NaasRacecourse’ as a promo code.

Dublin Coach provide a direct service to the races on all race days from Dublin Airport via the Red Cow Luas to the Roseville stop in Naas.Visit www.dublincoach.ie for more information.

Shuttle bus: Naas Racecourse provide a shuttle bus service on all races days from Sallins Train Station to Naas Racecourse before and after racing catering to all arriving and departing train times on the day. For more information contact Naas Racecourse on 045-897391.

By Car

  • From Dublin take the N7, R410 and depart the N7 at exit 9, travel time is approx 35-40 minutes.
  • From South join the M7 and take exit 9. Naas Racecourse is a 5 minutes from exit 9 and it is clearly signposted.

By Train

Train service is available from Heuston station, Dublin to Sallins, located just outside Naas. Sallins is the closest railway station to Naas Racecourse. A feeder bus is available from Sallins to Naas (check timetable) Tel: 045 876 977 for feeder bus information.
A taxi service is in operation from Sallins station (Book taxi in advance on 045 879 664).
Contact Iarnrod Eireann for further rail details and timetables:
Ph No: +353 1 8366222
Website: www.irishrail.ie

By Air

Dublin is the closest airport. Helicopter landing at the course can be arranged in advance (insurance documentation must be sent in advance to 045 897 391).

Partner Accommodation Providers

The town of Naas and surrounding towns and villages have an abundance of places for you to stay during your visit to Naas Racecourse. Soak up the Thoroughbred County of Kildare and stay local during your visit.

FAQ

Sat Nav Co-ordinates N 53° 13.103,W 6° 38.847. Conveniently located on the edge of Naas town, just off the M7 motorway linking Dublin with Cork, Limerick, Kilkenny and Waterford, the racecourse is within easy access to rail, bus and airport transfers. More info HERE.
Naas Racecourse opens 1 hour and 30 minutes before the first race. Arrive in plenty of time to allow yourself to enjoy all Naas Racecourse has to offer. Car parking is free.
There is no dress code at Naas Racecourse, we recommend that you dress for the weather. We have two Best Dressed Ladies Days throughout the year where we have awards for the Best Dressed Lady, so feel free to dress up!
There is FREE Car Parking at every race day. There is no priority parking, it is on a first come first served basis.
Accessible car parking spaces will be available. We encourage those requiring accessible parking to contact the racecourse in advance on 045 897 391.
We hope you enjoy your days racing at Naas. Under current Covid-19 regulations there will be 500 attendees allowed at each race meeting. This will be an entirely outdoor event and there will be one-way systems in place so you will find this a different experience from pre Covid race meetings. Please follow all signage and instructions from our teams and stewards. We thank everyone in advance for your co-operation and understanding.
No walk-up tickets will be available on the day. We ask that you do not attend the racecourse without a valid ticket and ID as you will be refused entry.
Car park staff will help those with disabled discs to park close to the entrance. We have disabled bathrooms in every buildings.
Only guide dogs are allowed inside the enclosure.
Yes, however due to restrictions on the number of attendees, children must have a purchased ticket to gain entry. There will be no children’s entertainment at the moment and the playground will remain closed.
Binoculars are available to hire or buy from a stall opposite the parade ring.
If you lose or find something please go to the race day office, located to the right of the turnstiles inside the enclosure. After a race day please call the racecourse office on 0035345 897391 to enquire about lost property.
You may use a camera without a flash in public areas. Flash photography is prohibited. Photographs may not be taken for commercial promises.
There is no cash point at the racecourse. We can however give cash back on a laser card or credit card at no extra charge. Please make your way to the race day office, located to the right of the turnstiles inside the enclosure, for this service.
No refunds will be given that are purchased and not required or used. All consideration will be given to exceptional circumstances such as a proven injury or Act of God, if sufficient notice is given. In the event of a race meeting being abandoned before the start of the 2nd race on any race day, those persons who have purchased tickets for the race meeting will be issued with a full refund. Should the race meeting be abandoned after the 2nd race, there will be no refunds.
Please wear your face coverings at all times, except when eating or drinking, unless you are under 13 or are unable to wear them because of a physical or mental illness or disability. Please bring a spare facemask with you as they will not be provided at the racecourse.
Please enter through the main entrance with your ticket and photo ID. Their name will be checked against the ticket details.
All attendees will need to review the code of conduct when purchasing their ticket to ensure safety for all, photo ID will be required to confirm the names on the tickets for traceability.
Race cards will be on sale for €3.
Yes, food and beverage facilities will be available around the racecourse.
Yes, alcohol can be purchased by over 18’s only. Alcohol must be ordered and consumed whilst seated and this will be strictly enforced. We ask for your co-operation on this.
Yes, there will be a limited number of bookmakers on the course. There will also be Tote available. Tote will accept both card and cash on the day and will be making payments in cash.
We offer a range of facilities to assist racegoers in maintaining high hygiene levels and social distancing, including hand sanitation stations, regular sanitation of touch points and welfare facilities, suitably spaced furniture, one-way systems, and signage. Social distancing will be supported by The Naas Racecourse staff and Security on each day. Designated COVID Compliance Officers will be located throughout the site to monitor compliance and provide assistance. Under the current plans, we ask you to read our Code of Conduct, which all attendees must agree to. If you have any concerns on the day, we ask you to speak to a member of staff whilst keeping a safe social distance and have a great day at the races!