FRENCH MOTOGP 2018FRENCH MOTOGP 2018
18 20 MAY (PROVISIONAL)

RACE WEEKEND TRAVEL & PARKING

Getting to Le Mans Bugatti Circuit

Le Mans Bugatti Circuit

    Parking

    There are three open access parking lots; Rouge (Panorama), Bleu (Aerodrome), and Houx areas. All weekend ticket-holders can access the parking free of charge when presenting their ticket and they do not require booking.

    All the parking areas are open from from 8:00am on Thursday. Free motorcycle parking (parking controle) is prioritised for the first 10,000 ticket holders who purchased tickets. Located at the Centre des Expositions, parking includes limited facilities to leave your helmets.

    The Rouge campsite is adjacent to the Centre des Expositions. Bleu campsite is South of the circuit, close to Raccordement. Houx campsite is located on the South-East of the track, near the chicane "S Bleus".

    Le Mans also offer exclusive Car Parking for certain weekend ticket Grandstand Ticket holders. This exclusive benefit is included in the price of the weekend ticket.

    • T03 - Dafy La Chapelle - parking is located close to the La Chapelle Grandstand.
    • T04 - Fan Club Honda Marquez - parking is located behind the grandstand.
    • T05 - Dunlop - parking is located in the Centre des Expositions.
    • T11 - Privilege - parking is located in the Privilege area in the Centre des Expositions.
    • T12 - Fan Club Rossi - parking is located in the Centre des Expositions.
    • T14 - Suzuki - parking is located in the Centre des Expositions..
    • T15 - Mutuelle des Motards - parking is located in the Centre des Expositions.
    • T16 - Johann Zarco - motorbike parking is located in the Centre des Expositions
    • T23 - Moto Journal Raccordement - parking is located in the Maison Blanche area.
    • T37 - Ducati - parking is located in the Centre des Expositions.
    • T40 - Eurosport and T41 - KTM Garage Vert - parking is located a short walk away from the Garage Vert Grandstand.
    • T52 - Ouest France "S Bleus" - parking is located in the Maison Blanche area.

    Coach & Bus

    Buses will be running from central Le Mans to the circuit throughout the race weekend. If you are travelling from the Le Mans Gare train station you can catch the bus line 17 to the Oasis stop, which is also the final stop. Alternatively the bus from the city centre is Line 3, with the same terminus; Oasis.

    The Oasis bus stop is located around a 15 minute walk from Centre des Expositions entrance, at the North side of the circuit.

    Taxi

    A taxi will take approximately 20 minutes from the city to the circuit. In Le Mans, the taxi stations are located at the Republic Square, Avenue du General de Gaulle, North and South stations, and Place des Sablons Pontlieue.

    Train

    It is perhaps easiest to get the TGV from Paris to Le Mans to reach the circuit. The journey time is approximately 55 minutes. Tickets can be purchased in advance on www.voyages-sncf.com.

    Trams operate throughout Le Mans with a regular tram service running from the city to the eastern entrance of the circuit, Terminus Antares. Garage Vert is located 150 metres from the stop.

    To help plan your journey to the circuit, you may wish to visit www.setram.fr.

    Walking

    Walking from the city to the circuit is not recommended unless there is heavy traffic.

    International

    For information on international travel including the nearest airports, please check out our Destination & Tourism page.

    Location Map

    Important Info

    Provisional Date

    The date of this race is based on the provisional calendar. Usually these dates do not change but this cannot be guaranteed until the final calendar is released towards the end of the year. If the date of the race does change, it will not affect the validity of any tickets you purchase for the event. If possible, we recommend booking any accommodation and flights/travel on a flexible basis or waiting until the calendar is confirmed.

    For extra peace of mind, you can take out Booking Protection cover at the checkout and receive a refund on your booking including service and delivery fees if the event date changes and you cannot attend on the new date.

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